The African Development Bank (AfDB) says its portfolio investments in the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) region is $20 billion.
This is contained in a statement released by the bank’s Communication and External Relations Department on Sunday.
It said that the bank’s President Akinwumi Adesina disclosed this at the ECOWAS Summit held in Abuja on Saturday.
Mr Adesina explained that the bank’s major focus was on energy and transport infrastructure, private sector, regional financial market integration, water and sanitation.
He said AfDB had been very responsive during critical times that matter most as the bank was always there at the right time, with the right product, for the right needs of countries.
Mr Adesina said one of the bank’s interventions was the…