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$50bn Africa Food Import: Obasanjo urges DRC to invest in agriculture

By Gabriel Ewepu Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Tuesday, urged the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to invest more in agriculture, particularly cassava, soybean, cowpea and plantain, which will reduce Africa’s $50 billion annual food import bill. Obasanjo stated this during the official inauguration of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, IITA, Kalambo Research Station
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Patani Local Government flags off Agricultural revolution, establishes IDP camp for flood victims

By Akpokona Omafuaire, Warri THE Delta State Commissioner for Agriculture, Hon. Julius Egbedi yesterday flagged off the Patani Local Government Council Agricultural Revolution 2019. PLOGCAR was flagged off with a call on other Council Chairmen to emulate same. The program, a brainchild of Barr Perez Omoun, Patani Council boss had 200 persons smiling home with
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Food Security, Sufficiency: We’ll sustain agric interventions-Buhari

Don calls for private sector-driven food sufficiency regime

Professor Michael Ngadi, Director, Integrated Food and Bioprocess (IFB) programme, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.   Ngadi made the assertion on Tuesday at the 20th International Conference and 40th Annual General Meeting of the Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineering (NIAE) hosted by Landmark University, Omu-Aran, Kwara. Ngadi, a Professor of Food and Bioprocess Engineering, said Nigeria’s
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Obaseki’s agric reforms: Over 10,600ha under cultivation in Edo as 2000 farmers benefit from programmes

Obaseki’s agric reforms: Over 10,600ha under cultivation in Edo as 2000 farmers benefit from programmes

  The Edo State Government has said it has over 10,600ha of land under cultivation in different parts of the state under its agricultural programmes benefitting not less than 2000 farmers distributed in the different farms in the three senatorial districts of the state. The State Government embarked on a multi-faceted agricultural development scheme backed
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