Expert Seeks Improved Commitment to Agriculture

The Federal Government has been urged to improve commitment to the agricultural sector to significantly grow the economy, saying despite huge intervention in the sector in recent times, output appeared to be inadequate. Specifically, an Economic expert, Prof. Ken Ife,...

Nigeria: Central Bank to fund the aquaculture value chain

The aquaculture sector is one of the focus areas for the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), which claims it is prepared to finance the fish value chain to the next level. This was revealed by Mr. Samson Alatise, a representative from the CBN’s Development Finance...

SEIFAC enlightens members on modus operandi, awaits CBN disbursement

SEIFAC enlightens members on modus operandi, awaits CBN disbursement The National Programme Coordinator of Smallholder Economic Interest Farmers Agricultural Cooperative (SEIFAC), Mr. Patrick Abur has enlightened members on the modus operandi of the cooperative. The...

Anambra Assembly to Probe N1.5b CBN Agric Loan

The Anambra State House of Assembly has said it would investigate the N1.5 billion agricultural loan secured from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) by the state government in 2020, saying it was dissatisfied over how the money was used. According to the lawmakers, the...