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Official as well as independent projections of the Nigerian economy are indicating that more difficult years than we have experienced so far lies ahead of the people and businesses. The President, himself warned earlier that Nigerians should prepare for...
The Minister of Agriculture & Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, has said that inability to meet domestic food requirements and inability to export at quality levels required for market success are two major gaps in the country’s agriculture today. Audu-Ogbeh...
The National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) is to train thousands of Niger Delta ex-agitators under the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) in high-yield agricultural ventures. NABDA Coordinating Director, Mr. Josiah Bitrus Habu, disclosed this at the agency’s headquarters in Abuja while...
Worried by the high level of unemployment rate which experts claim has hit about 30 per cent, the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) has announced plans to establish skill acquisition centres to engage youths with agricultural...
His Excellency Sadanobu Kusaoke, the new Japanese ambassador to Nigeria who assumed duty in 2015, has enjoined IITA management to work out more avenues through which the Japanese government and the Institute can collaborate. He made this call during...
The curtains have dropped on the day-four of the Nigerian Editors conference in Port Harcourt, the capital of Rivers State, with an urgent and a practical note for agribusiness development in Nigeria. The event, which had in attendance some sitting...
The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, CISLAC, has called on President Muhammed Buhari to invest more in agricultural production with a view to reducing the high rate of malnutrition among Nigerian children and women of reproductive age in the...
Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun has called for a ban on the export of primary farm produce as part of strategies to grow local productions and enhance the value chains of the country’s agricultural investments. He said only innovative ventures...
The federal government should as a matter of urgency liberalise the agricultural insurance space to allow more companies undertake agric insurance. Dr. Adelaja Adesina, Managing Consultant, Bdellium Consult Ltd who made this assertion, said that if 60 per cent...
Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has restated his administration’s commitment to turn around the economic fortunes of the state through harnessing its huge potentials in the agricultural sector. The Governor made this known on Saturday in Port Harcourt in...

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