New Start for African Development Bank

New Start for African Development Bank

On Sept. 1, 2015, the African Development Bank ushered in a new start when Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina replaced Donald Kaberuka as president. Adesina had been the Nigerian Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, a position that provided many experiences and has given him a high level of expertise. This expertise is needed as Africa’s currencies […]

A Bank of the Beggars, by the Beggars, for the Beggars

A Bank of the Beggars, by the Beggars, for the Beggars

Abraham Lincoln in one of his most famous quotes about democracy said that ‘Democracy is the government of the people, by the people, for the people’. Taking a hint from this revered quote, a very curious case of a banking organization has been reported. A bank in the Indian state of Bihar has been opened by […]