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Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Monday said that the state had the potential to produce 10 million tonnes of rice, the annual demand of the country, with adequate financing and availability of modern equipment. Ishaku said this in Ardo-kola...
One of our readers just sent in this and called our attention to it, obviously a Lady shared this on facebook and we found it worth sharing as this has been the sad story and experience of most farmers...
Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar has announced that the Bauchi State College of Agriculture will be relocated from the state capital to Dass local government area. He made the announcement when he received the people of Tafawa Balewa, Dass and Bogoro...
The Kwara State Government has applauded the efforts of BUA towards ending sugar importation by investing $300m in sugar production in Lafiaji, Kwara State. A statement from the firm quoted the Governor, Kwara State, Mr. Abdulfatah Ahmed, as saying that...
The Auchi traditional ruler, Otaru of Auchi, Alhaji Aliru Momoh, Ikelebe III, has announced a donation of 50,000 hectares of arable farmland to the Federal Government for agricultural purposes. Speaking during a meeting with village heads and palace chiefs, the...
Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers has said that his administration will promote commercial agriculture to create employment opportunities for youths. Wike said this while receiving the Port Harcourt Branch Controller of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Kazeem Adekunle-Alaka,...
The African Development Bank (AFDB) will partner with the Sokoto State Government in its plans to establish an agro-industrial park for the North West geo-political zone, its President, Dr. Akinwumi Adeshina, has said. As a starting point to the realization...
As part of its efforts to replace subsisting farming with commercial agriculture, the Jigawa state government has introduced cluster farming initiative where four target crops comprising rice, groundnuts, sesame, and soya beans were identified as core areas of competitive...
Farmers in Kano state have produced 1,551,720 tons of rice in 2016 as against the 692,481 tons produced in 2015, the state Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has said. Ganduje announced this at Kano Seed Processing Centre, Kadawa in Garun Malam...
Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello, has described the programmes and policies of his administration as geared towards making Kogi, Nigeria's economic hub. He stressed that his arms were open to investors - foreign or local willing to partner with him...

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