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Revealing Things You May Not Know About ‘Tomato Ebola’, Tuta Absoluta

By COMFORT NJIONYE   Tuta Absoluta locally called ‘Tomato Ebola’, but more commonly known as Tomato leaf miner or tomato moth, is a major pest of tomato.   It lays eggs on tomato plants and develops into a hungry caterpillar that feeds on the leaves, stems and fruit. When not controlled, damage can reach 60 to

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Revealing Things You May Not Know About ‘Tomato Ebola’, Tuta Absoluta

By COMFORT NJIONYE   Tuta Absoluta locally called ‘Tomato Ebola’, but more commonly known as Tomato leaf miner or tomato moth, is a major pest of tomato.   It lays eggs on tomato plants and develops into a hungry caterpillar that feeds on the leaves, stems and fruit. When not controlled, damage can reach 60 to

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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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Etisalat Deepens Relationship With Subscribers At Kaduna Customer Forum

By CHRIS EKEKE, Abuja Nigeria’s most innovative and customer-friendly telecommunications company, Etisalat, has further shown its commitment to deepening relationship with subscribers on its network by hosting its customers in Kaduna at the quarterly Etisalat Customer Forum. At the Etisalat Customer Forum, which held in Kaduna, on Thursday, hundreds of customers shared their experiences

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SMEDAN Launches Viability Study On Redeveloping IDCs Into Industrial Clusters

By CHRIS EKEKE, Abuja In order to address the problem of work space for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) and promote economics of scale derivable from the agglomeration of critical mass of enterprises across the country, the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN),  yesterday, launched viability study on redeveloping existing

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CBN To Revoke MFBs, Other Financial Institution’s Licenses

y NJIONYE N COMFORT The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has said it would revoke the operating licences of micro finance banks, and other financial institutions, OFIs, due to non-compliance with anti-money laundering and combating terrorism financing, AML/CFT, regulations. Acting on the directives of the CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele , Mrs Tokunbo Martins, the Director,

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Senate Asks FG To Stop Receiving Prisoners From UK

Senate yesterday asked the federal government to stop receiving prisoners under the Transfer of Sentenced Persons (TSP) from the United Kingdom with a view to regularising the agreement between the government of Nigeria and United Kingdom on the issue. Consequently, Senate summoned the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN)

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