BENIN: IITA, TAAT and Sasakawa convene stakeholders for a seed roadmap

Stakeholders from Benin and across Africa are organising a summit to draw a seed roadmap for the West African country. The consortium includes the Government of Benin, Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation (TAAT) of the African Development Bank, Building an…

Firm to curb capital flight with innovative machine

Pastor Sade Imoagene, the Managing Director, Global Plus Publishing (GPP) says the company will curb capital flight with its acquired innovative printing machine. Imoagene said this on Friday in Ikeja, during the unveiling of the Ecoline Manugraph Web Printing Machine,…

Automotive manufacturers visit Tinubu

The African Association of Automotive Manufacturers and the Nigerian Automotive Manufacturers Association has paid a courtesy visit to President Bola Tinubu in Aso Rock, Abuja on Friday   Led by the minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Doris Uzoka-Anite,  the…

Gbadegesin Drives Bold Initiatives at LAWMA

By Bolaji Israel Lagos, the bustling metropolis of Nigeria, is home to over 20 million people. With such a massive population, managing waste and maintaining a hygienic environment become a daunting task. However, one man has risen to the challenge,…

Lafarge Africa Plc Pioneers Green Depot in Nigeria, Sets New Industry Standards

Lafarge Africa Plc inaugurates its first-ever green depot in Abeokuta, Nigeria, showcasing a commitment to sustainable practices and setting new benchmarks for the industry. In a bold move signifying a leap towards an environmentally-conscious future, Lafarge Africa Plc has unveiled…

AFEX obtains $26.5m from British International Investment to address food security in Nigeria, Kenya and Uganda

Partnership will enhance agricultural productivity and improve food security Multiplies storage capacity, develops processing capacity and creates jobs 20 new AFEX warehouses will improve access to markets, facilitate trade and contribute to a potential increase of over 200 per cent…

FG hands over 12 irrigation schemes to Kano farmers

The Federal Government through the Federal Ministry of Water Resources on Wednesday handed over 12 rehabilitated irrigation systems to farmers under the Kano River Irrigation Scheme. The 7,521 hectares’ scheme was done under the Hadejia Jama’are River Basin Development Authority,…

Kano CARES project distributes solar-powered water pumps to farmers

The Covid-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus  (CARES) programme, a Word Bank assisted-project, has bought solar-powered water pumps, worth N33 million, for distribution to farmers in Kano State. The project’s Technical Officer, Mr Nasidi Datti, disclosed this on Sunday in Chidari, Makoda Local Government Area…

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