12 Nov 2020
Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said participating financial institutions in the newly created Accelerated Agriculture Development Scheme (P-AADS) would bear 50 per cent of the credit risk associated with the scheme meant to boost food production in the country.
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French police have arrested the mother of a 10-year-old-boy whose body was found stuffed into a suitcase outside Paris, prosecutors said.
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Nearly 40 percent of people in Ethiopia's Tigray are suffering "an extreme lack of food" in the face of an extended de-facto blockade of the war-hit region, a UN agency said Friday.
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The joint task force has recovered 500 cows and sheep rustled in Shiroro and Munya Local Government areas of Niger state.
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Devastating floods that hit Malaysia in recent weeks caused about $1.4 billion in losses, with widespread damage to homes, businesses and factories, the country's statistics department said on Friday.