Food Sufficiency: NEPC Urges FG to Provide Security for Farmers

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has called on the Federal Government to protect farmers across the country, saying security of live and property is its utmost responsibility. NEPC’s Regional Coordinator , Samson Idowu, made this call at a two-day workshop...

Agric Sector Employs 70% of Nigeria’s Labour Force – NEPC

The Executive Director of the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), Dr Ezra Yakusak, has said the Nigerian agriculture sector is the highest employer of labour in the country, noting that the industry currently employs about 70 per cent of the country’s labour...

FG trains Kano tomato, cowpea stakeholders

The Federal Government has trained Farmers, exporters and aggregators of tomatoes, sesame seeds and cowpea as well as other stakeholders in the international standards and procedures of export. The workshop was conducted in Kano on Wednesday by the Nigerian Stored...