FG’s intervention in agric. attracts investments in rice production – Miller
The Head of Procurement, Lula Rice Mill, in Gombe, Mr Ahmed Bamusa, on Thursday said the Federal Government’s intervention in agriculture had attracted investments in rice production.
FG launches agriculture, jobs plan to mitigate COVID-19 impact
In efforts to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on Nigerian farmers, the Federal Government has launched a one-year agriculture-focused intervention scheme
Poor financing, insecurity mar agric in Buhari’s tenure
Agriculture, health, education and security sectors, among others, have suffered degrees of neglect while the country concentrates on the economy of crude petroleum
Institutions and the attack dogs
It has, therefore, come to my notice that the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL), an institution that is playing a key role
Shareholders urge bank to review sectoral allocation to agriculture
Amid predictions that the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic may trigger food shortages in Nigeria, Shareholders of FBN Holdings Plc have urged the bank to review its sectoral allocation to agriculture.
‘Nigeria needs to review its foreign policies, strengthen agriculture’
A Calabar, Cross River-based philanthropist, Ben Akak, yesterday declared that Nigeria needed to review it foreign policies and strengthen its agricultural sector in view of the current crisis
Reply to SMS received today to get stimulus package, Lagos tells aged residents
The Lagos State government yesterday confirmed that SMS messages received by residents who are 60 years old and above emanated from the Lagos State Residents’ Registration Agency (LASRRA)
FG frowns at indiscriminate hike in cost of rice
The Federal Government has frowned at the indiscriminate hike in the cost of local rice, saying it is dishonesty on the part of the dealers and unfair to consumers.