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agric sector

4 Mar
The Government of Netherlands has disclosed plans to mobilise six million Euros worth of private investment into Nigeria’s vegetable value chain to increase access to finance for farmers, traders, processors and SMEs.
20 Oct 2021
Executive Director, National Centre for Agricultural Mechanisation (NCAM), Ilorin, Kwara State, Dr. Yomi Kasali, has lauded Nigeria’s breakthrough in agriculture under President Muhammadu Buhari.
1 Oct 2021
Mr African farmer Mogaji, the immediate past Chairman, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Agricultural and Allied Group, has urged the Federal Government to draw up a clear strategy to address...
23 Jun 2021
Continued reliance on trade restrictions as a primary tool for stimulating local production would lead to greater market instability, undermine supply and expose consumers to significant price fluctuations...
19 Feb 2021
Nigeria and the Brazilian Government have signed a $1.2 billion Memorandum of Understanding to boost agricultural modernisation in the country.
7 Aug 2020
Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Friday pledged to revitalise the agriculture sector in the state toward boosting food production. Sanwo-Olu made the pledge during the inspection of the Songhai Model of the Agricultural Youth Empowerment Scheme
30 Jan 2018
The Director-General, Budget Office of the Federation, Ben Akabueze, has revealed that despite the economic downturn fuelled by recession, the agricultural sector of the economy grew by three per cent.
24 May 2016
Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, yesterday expressed optimism that Nigeria’s economy would attain an enviable height in no distant time from now, from proceeds in the agricultural sector.


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The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) said the current restricted power situation in parts of Abuja was a result of a truck loaded with gravel that lost control and crashed into the company’s 132 Kilo Volt (KV) transmission tower No 20,
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Mrs Olaide Okuonghae, the Acting Director of Administration, of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has tasked Nigerian workers to form Cooperative Societies toward saving for the future.
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Nigerian singer Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo known as D'banj has been arrested by the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission, (ICPC) over alleged fraud. Premium Times reported on Wednesday that D'banj has been detained by the ICPC after ignoring multiple invitations to explain his role in the alleged diversion of funds earmarked the N-Power…
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US President Joe Biden celebrated the strengthening of his party's majority in the Senate on Tuesday after Democrat Raphael Warnock was declared the winner of a runoff election in Georgia.