Nigeria loses $5b annually to rice smugglers

by | November 8, 2017 6:27 pm

Nigeria’s 12.2 million rice farmers may soon face extinction as the adverse effect of smuggling bites harder against them.   Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbe made this observation on Wednesday, while briefing newsmen at the Presidential Villa, after the Federal Executive Council ( FEC ) meeting, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari.  …

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