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Bank of Agriculture (BOA)Limited is Nigeria’s premier Agricultural and Rural Development Finance Institution. 100% wholly owned by the Federal Government of Nigeria. The ownership structure is: – Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) 40% Federal Ministry of Finance Incorporated...
About the fund Nigeria is richly endowed with abundant agricultural products available in every state of the federation. However, limited capacity for processing and preservation, results in huge losses and wastages. In a bid to tackle this problem, BOI has established a...
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday issued guidelines for the implementation of its Anchor Borrowers’ Programme (ABP), listing far-reaching sanctions for any violations by all stakeholders. The ABP, a brainchild of the apex bank was launched by President Muhammadu...
Are you looking for a reliable, secure and guaranteed income by investing in Agro-Allied derivatives and commodities? Interested in being part of a network of Agribusiness investors and share investment knowledge and skills? Do you have funds but do not have...
Agro News Nigeria is supporting and setting up a nationwide Youth Agribusiness Cooperative to provide a platform for youths and other persons especially those who have a day to day job to venture into Agribusiness; Livestock, Crop Production, Agric...
Keystone Bank Limited has boosted the Anchor Borrowers Programme (ABP) with a N350 million credit line. The credit line covered 1700 farmers in Taraba and Sokoto states. The Managing Director of Keystone Bank, Mr. Philip Ikeazor, who disclosed this in...
Women farmers under the auspices of  Small Scale Women Farmers Organisation in Nigeria (SWOFON) has lamented the inadequacy of support from government and stressed the need for proactive effort to address such inadequacy. At a 2-day workshop organized for the...
The Bank of Agriculture, BOA, is mulling a single digit interest rate for farmers in the country, in order to support the diversification drive of the Federal Government. Managing Director and Chief Executive of the bank, Prof. Danbala Danju said...
The Nigeria Incentive Based Risk-Sharing for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) in line with its mandate to de-risk and facilitate private finance into the agric sector has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Group Crédit Agricole (GCAM) – a top-ranking...

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