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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 […]

FG In Support of Steel Products Export

FG In Support of Steel Products Export

The Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has restated  government’s support to steel companies in the country to enable them meet both local demand and exportation of their products. Dr Feyemi disclosed this on Thursday during facility tours of the African Foundries Limited (AFL), in Ogijo Local Government Area in Ogun State, and […]

EU Extends Ban On Nigerian Beans By Three Years

EU Extends Ban On Nigerian Beans By Three Years

The European Union (EU) has extended its ban on importation of dried beans from Nigeria by three years, the Coordinating Director, Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS), Dr Vincent Isegbe, has said. Speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), yesterday, Dr Ishegbe lamented that the extension came when the federal government and its relevant agencies […]