World Bank, WHO, Gates Foundation To Help Nigeria Rebuild Northeastern Region, Immunize Children
BBC News: Nigeria Boko Haram areas ‘to get $2bn in World Bank aid’
“The World Bank has pledged $2.1bn (£1.4bn; €1.9bn) to help rebuild north-eastern parts of Nigeria, wracked by years of Boko Haram militancy, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari says. Mr. Buhari was speaking in Washington after talks with World Bank officials. … Mr. Buhari also met representatives of the World Health Organization and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to discuss measures to tackle malaria and polio…” (7/21).