Sokoto approves 12bn to boost food production

The Sokoto state government has approved the sum of twelve billion naira to finance agricultural schemes targeted at boosting food production in the state. The state Commissioner for finance, Abdulsamad Dasuki made this known while addressing the journalists after the...

Rwanda to double lending to agriculture sector

Rwanda has announced plans to double agriculture sector lending from the current 5.2% of the total share of loans from financial institutions to 10.4% by 2024. Jean Bosco Iyacu, Chief Executive Officer of Access to Finance Rwanda (AFR) said that the goal is to...