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Plateau state government has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Oil and Chemical International, a member of the Duncan Group of companies, to set up a 40 tonnes fertiliser blending plant in Foron in Barkin Ladi local government...
Plateau state governor Barr. Simon Lalong came to power at a time when the mono-economy nature of Nigeria was going through recession. As against this background the state government then realised that there is urgent need to look beyond the...
Akwa Ibom State Government has entered into agreement on agricultural development, infrastructural expansion and consolidation with Ashdene Associates Nigeria, a Singapore based investment organisation. Speaking during the signing of memoranda of understanding at Governor's Office, Uyo the State Capital, Governor...
Kaduna — Kaduna state Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has begun distribution of 1.4 million seedlings of economic trees across the 255 political wards that make up the 23 local government councils of the state. Speaking through the Director, Forestry department in...
The Nigeria Labour Congress has condemned the Imo State government’s three-day work and two-day farming for workers, as recently introduced by Governor Rochas Okorocha. NLC President, Ayuba Wabba, gave this indication while fielding questions at the News Agency of Nigeria...
Tomato farmers in Benue State are worried over the wastage of their produce due to lack of storage facilities, calling on the government to help them out. The Managing Director of Teryima Farms, Vitalis Ternongo, urged government to provide means...
ABAKALIKI — EBONYI state government yesterday disclosed that it was targeting the production of one million metric tons of rice annually even as it has put in place incentives to make farmers meet the expectations of government in the...
The Lagos State Government has said that young farmers in the state would benefit from the N25 billion Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) to develop agriculture value chains. The Special Adviser to Gov. Ankinwumi Ambode, on Food Security, Mr...
Ebonyi State has for years enjoyed the bragging rights of being called the home of local rice production in Nigeria Ebonyi State is one of the most agrarian of the states in Nigeria. Made up predominantly of farmers, with savanna and semi...
Anambra state has listed the challenges and resources needed in the development of agriculture in the state. At the launch of the Green Alternative in Abuja on Monday, August 15, the deputy governor of the state Nkem Okeke said Anambra...

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