It Is A Shame Nigeria Spent N7.8 Trillion On Food Importing – Otti

The Abia State Governor, Alex Otti, has made a case for the establishment of agricultural ventures across Nigeria as a panacea to food insecurity. While underscoring the need for all to embrace agriculture for sufficiency, Otti highlighted that a whooping  N7.8 trillion was

Otti Moves To Secure Abia In Good Security, To Train 300 Farmers At Nassarawa Farm

In a bid to make Abia State attain food sufficiency, Governor Alex Otti, OFR, has said that one of the ways to solve the problem of food security is through the mechanisation of farming and establishing such businesses across the states of the

Enugu Assembly Passes Public Ranch Agency Bill To End Farmers/Herders Crisis

The Enugu State House of Assembly has passed the Public Ranch Agency Bill which authorises the state government to set up an agency to manage both government and privately owned ranches in the state. Speaking before the passage of the bill, the member

Peter Obi Unhappy Over Ukraine’s Food-Aid To Nigeria, Describes It As National Disgrace

– Calls for aggressive investment in agriculture, security, SMEs Chuks Okocha and Sunday Ehigiator, ThisDay The presidential candidate of Labour Party (LP) in the 2023 election, Peter Obi has described Ukraine’s donation of 25,000 tons of wheat to Nigeria as a “national disgrace,”

Oborevwori Inaugurates Norsworthy Palm Processing Plant, Says PPP Exemplary

The Governor of Delta State, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori, Tuesday, said the successful inauguration of a 10 metric tonnes per hour oil palm processing mill at Akwukwu-Igbo in Oshimili North local government area of the state was a great addition to the local

Abia Not Going Back On Partnership For Foreign Investment, Weigh In On Indonesia Collaboration

Governor, Dr. Alex Otti, OFR, of Abia State says Abia is open and serious-minded about partnering willing countries and organisations that can assist in the economic development of the State. In a press release issued by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor,

United States Govt Charges Nigerian Billionaire With Multimillion-Dollar Fraud Days After Celebrating Award

Again, an acclaimed Nigerian billionaire businessman Mmobuosi Banye, also known as Dozy Mmobuosi, is facing fraud charges from the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. In a statement released on Monday, December 18, the SEC said Tingo Group, a pan-African agri-fintech innovator, lied

Gov Otti Vows, ‘No Going Back On fencing Of Cattle Market’

Following the discovery of remains of the killed as a result carnage caused by yet to be apprehended assailants at the Abia cattle market, Governor Alex Otti of Abia State, has vowed that there is no going back in the resolve of his

BREAKING: Again, Tinubu Seeks Senate’s Approval For $8.69 Billion, Euro100 Million External Loan

While Nigeria is far from the apron strings of lending clubs and other international financial organizations, President Bola Tinubu on Tuesday, again on November 28, has urged the Senate to consider and approve his request to obtain a loan of $8,699,168,559 and €100

N5.6bn Wheat Project Scam: Ex-NIRSAL Boss, Abdulhameed, Arrested 11 Months After Sack

Barely one year after his sack as the Managing Director of the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL), Aliyu Abdulhameed, has been arrested, Daily Trust reports. NIRSAL, a $500m non-bank financial institution, is a creation of the Central Bank of