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PMB Making Agri-business Attractive To Youths-Minister

By CHRIS EKEKE, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has remained consistent in implementing programmes that could attract Nigerian youths to the agricultural sector, minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, has said. The minister who spoke at the opening of a one-day stakeholders’ sensitisation workshop on Climate Change Adaptation and Agri-business Support

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World Bank Allots $200m To Boost Agricultural Productivity In Nigeria

By COMFORT NJIONYE The World Bank has selected nine Nigerian states that will benefit from its $200 million Agriculture Productivity Processing Enhancement and Livelihood Scheme Projects (APPEALS). This is in line with effort to enhance agricultural productivity in the West African country. The bank’s Team Leader, Dr. Sheu Salau during an interview on the red

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Gov. Ishaku explains how Taraba can meet Nigeria’s annual rice demand

By CHRIS EKEKE Governor of Taraba State, Darius Ishaku yesterday said that the state has the potential to produce 10million  tonnes of rice, the annual demand of rice in the country, with adequate financing and availability of modern equipment. Ishaku said this in Ardo-kola at a stakeholders’ meeting of the Peoples Democratic Party,

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