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Three Nigerian start ups win top prizes at AfDB’s $120,000 AgriPitch competition

    Three Nigerian start ups win top prizes at AfDB’s $120,000 AgriPitch competition

Three Nigerian entrepreneurs have won top cash prizes at the African Development Bank Group (AfDB)’s $120,000 AgriPitch competition. Entrepreneurs in Africa’s agricultural sector pitched their agribusiness proposals to a panel

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Zulum leads team to Egypt over proposed Borno teaching hospital

    Zulum leads team to Egypt over proposed Borno teaching hospital

Babagana Zulum, the Borno state governor, is in Cairo, Egypt, with a team that will visit five universities. During the trip to the north African country, Zulum is also expected

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‘Farms, NOT investors’ funds, are insured’ — Thrive Agric faces repayment challenges

    ‘Farms, NOT investors’ funds, are insured’ — Thrive Agric faces repayment challenges

At the end of 2019, one of the resolutions Muhammed Akinyemi, a University of Ilorin graduate, made for the new year was to grow his finances. Akinyemi invested N710,000 in

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Audu Ogbeh: Financial pressure distracts public officers — I earned only N900k as minister

    Audu Ogbeh: Financial pressure distracts public officers — I earned only N900k as minister

Audu Ogbeh, former minister of agriculture, says he earned N900,000 as salary while in office, but some people wanted him to give them N5 million every week. In an interview

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Buhari: Nigeria would be in trouble if we hadn’t persuaded people to return to agriculture

  Buhari: Nigeria would be in trouble if we hadn’t persuaded people to return to agriculture

President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration saved Nigeria from trouble by persuading citizens to return to agriculture. Agriculture was Nigeria’s

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Madedor: Nigerian farmers are the heroes of COVID-19 pandemic

  Madedor: Nigerian farmers are the heroes of COVID-19 pandemic

Victoria Madedor, an agribusiness expert and group head of business development at BOI Investment and Trust Company, a subsidiary of

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Turning agriculture into a wealth creating sector

  Turning agriculture into a wealth creating sector

Farming is becoming an attractive vocation to Nigerians because food is a basic and essential need for survival. Without food

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Fashola: Many countries asked Nigeria for food during COVID-19 lockdown

  Fashola: Many countries asked Nigeria for food during COVID-19 lockdown

Babatunde Fashola, minister of works and housing, says some countries asked Nigeria to supply them food during the COVID-19 lockdown

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FG to partner states in wooing 77,400 people into agriculture

  FG to partner states in wooing 77,400 people into agriculture

The National Agricultural Land Development Authority (NALDA) says it has made plans to help 77,400 people set up farms. According

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‘Agric minister approved it’ — perm sec speaks on paying N7bn for uncompleted building

  ‘Agric minister approved it’ — perm sec speaks on paying N7bn for uncompleted building

Mohammed Bello, permanent secretary of the ministry of science and technology, has denied the allegation of financial misconduct made against

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