Nigerian government partners with John Deere Tractors to ease farmers’ access to agricultural mechanization
The Government of Nigeria through the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development is partnering with Global Agricultural equipment manufacturers, John Deere Tractors to improve farmers’ access to mechanization.
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a US $1.5-million grant from the Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa to support the Nigerian Government’s implementation of Phase 1 of the Jigawa 1-GW Independent Power Producer Solar Procurement Program.
Nigeria Vision 20:2020 is set to be a major development plan for the country to accelerate growth of commercial and industrial sectors over the coming years.
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has executed contracts for the engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning and financing for Lots 1&3 of the 40inch x 614km Ajaokuta - Kaduna - Kano gas pipeline and stations.
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and the Enugu State Government have pledged to work together to revamp the strategic Enugu Depot towards meeting the petroleum products demand of the entire South-East region and beyond.
Intertek renews contract with Nigeria for its Standards Organisation of Nigeria Conformity Assessment Program
Intertek, a Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, has extended its contract with the Standards Organisation of Nigeria to continue to manage its Conformity Assessment Program for exports to the country.
The African Development Bank has undertaken a mission to hold further discussions on Nigeria’s Power Sector Recovery Program (PSRP) with several stakeholders in Abuja, the country’s capital, from March 14-16, 2018.
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Monday in Abuja revealed that the Nigerian Federation was indebted to the corporation to the tune of N170.6 billion outstanding subsidy payments due from January 2006 to December, 2015.
Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, is set to commission the new office complex of the African Development Bank in Abuja, consolidating the country’s position as the Bank’s largest shareholder.
2017 had its ups and downs and the power sector was no exception. The year started with a generally low mood in terms of the quantum of power generation available for distribution from none to a peak of 5,222MW on 18th of December, 2017.