For the umpteenth time, bakers across the country again increased the price of bread, amid the harsh business environment triggered by the surging production cost.
Garri is a common staple that appeals to all classes; the rich and the layman. It’s an edible ‘gold’ you don’t dig up from a quarry or go into a tourism expedition to extract. Every ethnic group in Nigeria hones the arts and crafts of its production. Over the years, regardless of the unbearable hike…
A former Executive Director, the Lake Chad Research Institute and Coordinator, Monitoring and Evaluation, CBN Anchor Borrower Programme on Wheat Production
4 Jul 2021
True to their threat, bread producers have jerked up the prices of bread and other confectionaries across the country.
19 Nov 2020
It is a long history all the way from former President Olusegun Obasanjo presidential policy on cassava to Akin Adesina’s intervention in the cassava sector.
16 Jan 2019
The Federal Institute of Industrial Research Oshodi (FIIRO) has called for improved investment in research and development in order to address gaps in the importation of industrial machines that can be locally fabricated. Besides, the research institute also sought government’s intervention in passing the local content bill on cassava flour inclusion in order to improve…