How new technologies can aid industrialisation, diversification
The Director-General, Raw Materials Research and Development Council, RMRDC, Prof. Hussaini Ibrahim, has said the manufacturing industry stands
Inadequate funding, excessive electricity billing, others affecting food processors
Inadequate access to government intervention funds, excessive electricity billing and government’s preference for purchasing from contractors have been identified as major challenges facing indigenous food processing companies.
Government intensifies priorities on infrastructure development to drive manufacturing
The Federal Government has announced plans to intensify developmental priorities towards providing basic infrastructures to increasing manufacturing capacity and national productivity. The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, explained that policies have been put in place to encourage the private sector to partner with the Federal Government in the provision of critical…
RMRDC donates cashew oil extractor machine to FUNAAB
The Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC) has donated a Cashew Shell Nut Oil Extractor Machine to the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Ogun State.
Much ado about Nigeria’s dwindling coffee cultivation level
Despite the rising demand for coffee globally, Nigerian farmers seem not to be tapping the potential as the produce has seen a significant dip in both production and export.
RMRDC, AIEN sign cluster development strategy MoU to boost economy
Nigeria’s effort to achieve economic growth and food security may have received a boost as the Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC) and the Association of Agricultural and Industrial Entrepreneurs of Nigeria (AIEN) have signed a pact to collaborate in that regard.
Presidency wades into SON, RMRDC dispute over Lagos office premises
Fresh facts have emerged that the Presidency has waded into the dispute between the Raw Material, Research and Development Council (RMRDC) and Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) over the occupation of the office premises in Lekki Phase 1, Lagos.
RMRDC, SON bicker over Lagos office premises
Two critical federal agencies are in a bitter quarrel over the ownership and occupation of the office premises in Lekki Phase 1, Lagos, thereby working at cross purposes...