Federal ministry of Agriculture
Wike seeks CBN's support on $12m cassava project
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Federal Ministry of Agriculture to support the state's $12 million cassava initiative to boost food security, create jobs and earn foreign exchange for the country. The governor noted that the agro initiative would create over 3,000 jobs and enhance the…
FUNAAB acquires mechanised farming equipment to enhance efficiency
To promote productivity and enhance efficiency, the Vice-Chancellor, Federal University of Agriculture (FUNAAB), Professor Kolawole Salako has handed over state-of-the-art mechanized farming equipment to relevant units and college in the university.
Government, deans of agric to establish incubator centres in varsities
The Association of Deans of Agriculture in Nigeria (ADAN) is partnering with the Federal ministry of Agriculture to establish incubation centers across faculties of agriculture in Nigeria. Chairperson of the Association, Professor Folusho David Abraham disclosed the plan while speaking on the 62nd Annual conference of the association, which took place in Kano. Prof Abraham…