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Nigeria Imports N16 Billion Cowpea From Cameroon, Burkina Faso Yearly

Nigeria Imports N16 Billion Cowpea From Cameroon, Burkina Faso Yearly

 Nigeria, said to be the number one producer of cowpea globally, spends over N16 billion to import the commodity from Cameroon and Burkina Faso annually.In addition, there was still consumption deficit of 500,000 tonnes despite the current release of Bt. Cowpea to farmers, to bridge the production gap in the country. The permanent secretary, Federal […]