FG to train 50,000 agricultural extension workers, document assets

Nigeria FG plans to train about 50,000 agricultural extension agents to monitor, take stock, and document all assets of the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development nationwide. Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Abdulkadir Mu`azu, has directed all departments and units in the ministry to align their activities to agriculture-specific…

FG approaches China for $17bn loans

Debt is one of the Main drivers of Nigerian Economy. The 8th National assembly has approved about $6BN out of $29.96BN loan with $22.8BN outstanding. This is to be funded with about $17BN loan from China-Exim Bank which will be channelled to the funding of Infrastructure, which will enhance the productivity of Nigerian economy. Punch