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On July 14, 2016, a wide range of cashew industry stakeholders and financial market actors will gather together in Lagos, Nigeria for the Access to Finance in the Cashew Value Chain Workshop. Initiated by the African Cashew Alliance (ACA)...
Nigeria is expected to record increasing boast to its cashew nut production in coming years due to renewed focus by government and increasing demand for the commodity across developed countries and Asia. The Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Export Promotion...
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) on Monday launched a two-million dollars U.S. Government’s agricultural and private sector partnership to promote agricultural production in Nigeria. U.S. Deputy Chief of Mission, Ms Maria Brewer, at the launch at the U.S....
The World Bank has approved the disbursement of N1.55 billion to Bauchi FADAMA III Project for execution of two agriculture programmes during the 2016 cropping season. Dr Ali Garba, Projects Coordinator, Bauchi State Fadama III Project, disclosed this to the...
No fewer than 5, 000 registered rice farmers in Kogi will benefit from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) anchor borrower programme. The state’s Chairman of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), Mrs Rabi Emaiku, made this known in a...
The World Bank has approved the disbursement of N1.55 billion to Bauchi FADAMA III Project for execution of two agriculture programmes during the 2016 cropping season. Dr Ali Garba, Projects Coordinator, Bauchi State Fadama III Project, disclosed this to the...
Dr Florence Edwards, the President of Ginger Growers and Marketers Association, has said that the greatest challenge facing the association is the lack of processing plants to make the product meet international standards. Edwards, who made the statement in Abuja...
The Provost, Federal College of Agriculture, Akure, Dr Adeola Odedina, says the college is partnering with foreign investors to creating millions of value chain job opportunities in Cassava Production. Odedina disclosed this in Akure on Wednesday at the occasion of...
Bayelsa State, like Nigeria has been over-dependent on revenue from crude oil, commonly called the black gold. The state is currently suffering the consequences of that unwitting decision or indecision since the fall of its oil earnings by more...
No fewer than 35, 000 registered rice farmers in Kano State will benefit from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) anchor borrower programme. The state Chairman of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), Alhaji Abubakar Aliyu, made the disclosure in...

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