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‘Cassava bread initiative can generate N255bn annually’

‘Cassava bread initiative can generate N255bn annually’

Association of Master Bakers and Caterers of Nigeria says the revival of the cassava bread initiative is capable of injecting about N255 billion into...
7yrs gone, Aregbesola still blame PDP for Osun woes

Why Agriculture remains our only panacea to economic recovery – Aregbesola

Nigeria’s enduring economic recovery will only materialise only when the country revitalises her investments in agriculture and make it a venture that attracts the...
Emmanuel 9 50,000 dollars pledge to Super Eagles — NFF

I don’t have snake farm – Ortom

Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue has refuted speculation in some quarters that he was rearing snakes. Ortom refuted this on Tuesday in Makurdi while interacting...
Abattoirs: Jigawa Govt. moves to check circulation of unwholesome meat

Abattoirs: Jigawa Govt. moves to check circulation of unwholesome meat

The Ministry of Agriculture, Jigawa, said it has taken measures to check the circulation of unwholesome meat and keep the 20 abattoirs in the...
7yrs gone, Aregbesola still blame PDP for Osun woes

Aregbesola appeals to Nigerians to patronise local rice

Gov. Rauf Aregbesola of Osun has appealed to Nigerians to patronise local rice to boost local production of the commodity to boost food security...
FG won’t relent in its yam export initiative – Ogbe

Ogbeh lauds rising private agric finance as FAFIN closes at $65.9m

Federal Government’s initiative of a vibrant private sector-led agricultural financing in Nigeria has received a boost with the successful closing of the $65.9 million...
Abakaliki rice records high patronage in Enugu — survey

Abakaliki rice records high patronage in Enugu — survey

Due to the harsh economic situation in the country, residents of Enugu are now patronising locally produced rice popularly called Abakaliki rice. A correspondent of...
AFDB to boost Nigeria’s power, agric with $4.1b facility

AFDB to boost Nigeria’s power, agric with $4.1b facility

The African Development Bank (AFDB) is targeting to boost Nigeria Agric and power sectors with loan facility of $4.1 billion between 2016 and 2017,...
World Bank backs Bangladesh to support Rohingya refugees

Fadama III: World Bank earmarks $50m in North-East

The World Bank says it has earmarked 50 million dollars to fast track the implementation of Fadama III, Lead Economist Tunji Oredipe has disclosed. Oredipe...
Bird flu kills 11,000 birds in 6 Plateau farms

FG tasks farmers on eradication of avian flu

Poultry farmers in Nigeria have been mandated to ensure total eradication of avian influenza, also known as bird flu across the 36 states of...