Nigeria: Osinbajo commends Bill Gates, Dangote over philanthropic efforts, says investing in people, key to economic growth

WorldStage Newsonline– Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, SAN has described Bill Gates, Co-Chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Chairman of the Dangote Foundation as committed and valued philanthropic and development partners, while thanking them for “uniquely deploying huge resources and innovation   through social enterprise to solving some of the most challenging issues of human development that we face today.”

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IFC highlights South Africa investment opportunities to support jobs, SMEs, and women

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today committed to expand support for initiatives in South Africa that help address persistent challenges in job creation, especially for young people and women. In a speech to government officials and business leaders in Johannesburg, IFC CEO Philippe Le Houérou said IFC is ready to deliver expertise and new ideas that support policies aimed at addressing record high levels of poverty and inequality in the country.

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