NIGERIA: FG to Involve in Livestock Programmes and Policies

The Federal Government of Nigeria has disclosed its willingness to involve in livestock development programmes and policies, organize and modernize it to increase effective management of the sector stating that the process will further help in resolving crucial issues with farmers. The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Alhaji Sabo Nanono made this known during… Continue reading NIGERIA: FG to Involve in Livestock Programmes and Policies

NIGERIA: FG Orders Establishment of Agro-Allied Industry

The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Ministry of Industry, Trade, and Investment to set up Agro-Allied Industry in all states of the country. This statement was disclosed by the Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, Mrs. Mariam Katagum during a meeting with Amana Farmers and Grains Suppliers Association of Nigeria,… Continue reading NIGERIA: FG Orders Establishment of Agro-Allied Industry

NIGERIA: Petrol Subsidy Averages at N45.87 per Litre

The Federal Government of Nigeria is recently paying an average of NGN45.87 as fuel subsidy on litre of fuel used in the country. The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) stated that the Federal Government through the Petroleum Agency, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation expends an average of N45.87 as Subsidy in the first 10 days… Continue reading NIGERIA: Petrol Subsidy Averages at N45.87 per Litre

NIGERIA: Oil Marketers Disagree with FGN Regulations

A problem that may lead to fuel scarcity and relating issues is brewing between the Oil Marketers of Nigeria and the Federal Government as the Oil Marketers declare their final statement, terms, and conditions to the Government. The Oil Marketer stated that the Federal Government should remove some regulations imposed on them and the Petroleum… Continue reading NIGERIA: Oil Marketers Disagree with FGN Regulations

NIGERIA: Enugu International Airport Cost NGN10bn

The International Airport Enugu called Akanni Ibiam International Airport Enugu State will cost the Federal Government of Nigeria an amount worth N10bn for reparation. The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) Managing Director, Captian Rabiu Yadudu uncovered that the President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari has approved a sum of funds worth N10bn for the completion… Continue reading NIGERIA: Enugu International Airport Cost NGN10bn

NIGERIA: ANLCA Highlights Eastern Port Problems

The Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents has highlighted port problems and also faulted the Federal Government for paying less attention to these ports in the Eastern part of Nigeria especially Delta Port and has only focused on Lagos Port. The National President of Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs, Mr. Tony Nwabunike stated that the… Continue reading NIGERIA: ANLCA Highlights Eastern Port Problems

NIGERIA: FGN to Empower 1 Million Rice Farmers

The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) is to receive empowerment and support from the FG through the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and Anchor Borrowers Programme (ABP). The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is ready to assemble and support about one million rice farmers for the next dry season farming via its Anchor Borrowers… Continue reading NIGERIA: FGN to Empower 1 Million Rice Farmers

NIGERIA:Group Urges FGN to Develop Agric Sector

The All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) has called on the Federal Government to improve on the Agric sector to guarantee food self – sufficiency and food security in this New Year 2020. The chairman of AFAN, Lagos State Mr. Femi Oke told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) while reviewing the sector’s 2019 accomplishment… Continue reading NIGERIA:Group Urges FGN to Develop Agric Sector

NIGERIA: CRIN Seeks FG Support on Cocoa Planting

The Cocoa Research Institute of Nigeria (CRIN) has made an ardent appeal to the Federal Government, to support the Institution to make cocoa planting material available to boost production and increase export. The Executive Director of CRIN, Dr. Olayiwola Olubamiwa who was represented by the Director of CRIN Dr. Rasheed Adedeji at the five-day capacity-building… Continue reading NIGERIA: CRIN Seeks FG Support on Cocoa Planting

Nigeria: Federal Government Initiates a New Anti-Poverty Project

Mr. Sabo Nanomo, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development has said the Nigerian government will devise #46.83 billion in the Livelihood Improvement Family Enterprises (LIFE-ND) project over the 9 Niger Delta states. He made this known while setting up the project Steering Committee in Abuja. It is revealed from the minister’s website that the… Continue reading Nigeria: Federal Government Initiates a New Anti-Poverty Project