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FG: Green Bond Will Deepen Capital Market, Tackle Poverty

The acting President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday said proposed N20 billion Green Bond to be issued by the federal government would provide an opportunity to further deepen the nation’s capital market and tackle poverty.
 
Green bonds enable capital-raising and investment for new and existing projects with environmental benefits. The federal government is to raise N20 billion via the issuance of Green Bond initiative.