World Bank approves $200m agric-credit to Nigeria

The World Bank has approved a 200 million dollars credit facility to further support Nigeria, in its efforts to enhance agricultural productivity of small and medium scale farmers. In a statement made available to journalists on Friday in Abuja, The Word Bank Country Director, Mr Rachid Benmessaoud said the loan was in recognition of agriculture……

FG Reveals Why Food Prices Skyrocketed

The Federal Government of Nigeria has disclosed the main reason behind the hike in food prices across the nation. The Federal Government noted that the high cost of diesel and transportation of food items has increased thereby increasing the cost of foodstuffs. The Federal Government speaking through the Agriculture Minister, Audu Ogbeh who is a……

FG To Create Cottage Industries At The Grassroots

The Federal Government is to establish cottage industries at the grassroots across the country. This is to ensure that productions of Agriculture commodities are processed to avoid wastages. Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, stated this on an exclusive interview with Radio Nigeria. According to Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Ministry has worked…