Lagos, Kebbi, Access Bank Partner on Rice Mill Project for Food Sufficiency
21-06-2016 | 07:11:00
The governments of Lagos and Kebbi States have signed a joint venture agreement for the establishment of a modern and commercially viable rice mill complex aimed at increasing Nigeria’s capacity to grow and produce rice for local consumption and enhancing the country’s food sufficiency.
Dangote Plans $10m Tomatoes Production Plant In Kaduna
07-04-2016 | 09:18:00
President of the Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, yesterday declared intention to establish a $10M US tomatoes production plant in Kaduna State.
President Buhari Launches N20bn CBN Loan for Rice Farmers
17-11-2015 | 12:27:00
President Muhammadu Buhari, will on Tuesday, November 17 officially launch N20billion ‘Anchor Borrowers’ Programme’ (ABP) which the Central Bank of Nigeria has set aside for rice farmers across the country.
Nigeria to Be Self-Sufficient in Food Production by 2019 – President Buhari
20-10-2015 | 10:42:00
President Muhammadu Buhari has restated that his administration is determined to make Nigeria self-sufficient in food production with the capability to export 10 million tons of grains and processed food by 2019.