Thursday, 1st December 2022
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31 Oct
Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has pledged to address perennial flooding in the region.
30 Oct
Following the launch of the Staple Crop Agro Processing zones in the country, indications have emerged that the African Development Bank (AFDB), International Fund for Agricultural Development ...
10 Oct
…Develop action plans to mitigate challenges The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) has raised concern over the devastating effects of floods and insecurity on their projects across the states. IFAD Country Director, Ms Ekoue Dede, who stated this at the end of 5th mission program of the Value Chain Development Program (VCDP) lamented that…
29 Sep
Seven states may lose out on accessing International Funds for Agricultural Development (IFAD) on Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP) over non-payment of counterparts funds.
13 Sep
No fewer than 7,749 farmers that specialise in rice and cassava farming in Nasarawa State have commended the Federal Government and International Fund for Agricultural Development,..
6 Sep
A former president of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Dr. Kanayo Nwanze, has been appointed board chairman of Agrorite, an agro commodity exporter in Nigeria.
19 Aug
The International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) has supported about 35,000 youths across six states under the Value Chain Development Program (VCDP) in the development of agribusiness and entrepreneurship activities. IFAD Country Director Ms. Dede Ekoue who disclosed this at the VCDP National Youth Forum in Abuja stated that IFAD has contributed to the promotion…
12 Aug
The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) has urged the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to provide its counterpart-fund to fast-track implementation of the Livelihood Improvement Family...
18 Apr
The International Fund for Agricultural Development/Livelihood Improvement Family Enterprises-Niger Delta (IFAD/ LIFE-ND) has trained 1,210 farmers across 10 local government areas of Ondo State.
29 Mar
Expectations are high as a Togolese, Gilbert Houngbo, has emerged as the new Director-General of the International Labour Organisation (ILO).
12 Nov 2021
The Federal Government and International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) assisted Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP) say they will support vulnerable Nigerian farmers affected by insecurity...
19 Sep 2021
Fifteen projects, spread across the country’s six geo-political zones, are to be financed with more than $4b from multilateral institutions, under the 2018-2021 Medium Term


31 mins ago
As Nigeria joins the rest of the globe to mark World AIDS Day (WAD), today, it is estimated that no fewer than 1.8 million Nigerians are living with Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) that causes Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS).
46 mins ago
Lagos governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, yesterday, kick-started the campaign for his re-election and promised to improve the infrastructure and economy of the state...
55 mins ago
The Osun State Government, yesterday, said that two-thirds of appointed officials in the immediate past administration of Governor Gboyega Oyetola carted away vehicles attached to their offices.
58 mins ago
A new study published in the journal Cancer Research suggests aerobic exercise could help reduce the risks of certain cancers from developing or recurring.
1 hour ago
As part of efforts toward promoting and improving healthcare across the nation, Codix Pharma Limited has inaugurated a Charity Foundation. The Codix Charity Foundation is a philanthropic endowment fund.