Tag: Agric

Odu’a launches digital-driven platform to transform agric enterprises in Southwest

Odu’a launches digital-driven platform to transform agric enterprises in Southwest

The Odu’a Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ODU’ACCIMA) on Thursday inaugurated Agbetuntun, a fully digital-driven platform to entice the youth to agricultural businesses and ensure food security within the Southwest and other Yoruba speaking communities in Nigeria. The platform was launched at the premises of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Ibadan with […]

Exports: Nigeria made N212.73bn from agriculture in Q4 2016 – document

Exports: Nigeria made N212.73bn from agriculture in Q4 2016 – document Exports

Nigeria realised N212.73 billion from agricultural product exports at the end of the fourth quarter of 2016. This was disclosed in excerpts of a book entitled: ‘‘Making steady, sustainable progress for Nigeria’s peace and prosperity: a mid-term scorecard on the President Muhammadu Buhari administration,’’ It was authored by the Presidential Media Team. The book, which […]

Cassava bread initiative can generate N255bn annually

Cassava bread initiative can generate N255bn annually

The Association of Master Bakers and Caterers of Nigeria says the revival of the cassava bread initiative is capable of injecting about N255 billion into the country’s economy every year. Mr Joseph Ubah, the Publicity Secretary of the association, said this on Thursday in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja. He […]