Accessing CBN’s oil palm intervention funds is very difficult, says Ibru
The focus on agriculture by the Federal Government of Nigeria and the intervention funding initiatives are a welcome development no doubt.
Confusion over Buhari’s stance on food imports, CBN’s autonomy
There is confusion over the state of food production in the country and the autonomy of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) amid possible implications for the real sector...
Over 600,000 plantation workers to lose jobs as palm producers allege sabotage
Indications have emerged that over 600,000 workers employed in over 200,000 hectares of palm plantations across the Nigeria may lose their jobs on accounts of threats posed to the industry by smuggling and increasing cost of production because of gross shortage of power supply and infrastructure. “All indications point to large-scale smuggling of crude palm…
Eagles without effective playmaker in Russia, says Ibru
A former board member of the Nigeria Football Association (NFA), Emmanuel Ibru, has said the Super Eagles’ first round elimination was due to lack of an effective player maker in the team.