Tag Archive: Rice

Rice production gets boost as Delta raises youths with 96 hectares of rice farm
by  Mercy Enoch, Asaba

Out of 782 youths of Delta State that own and...

Rice dilemma: Production ‘increasing’, but little to show for it (1)
by CALEB OJEWALE

Rice is undoubtedly Nigeria’s most consumed staple food, with some...

Border closure: AFAN urges rice farmers to increase production
Border closure: AFAN urges rice farmers to increase production
by NAN

All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) has advised rice farmers...

Ambode’s aide cautions on border closure against rice importation
Ambode’s aide cautions on border closure against rice importation
by NAN

Mr Sanni Okanlawon, the Special Adviser on Food Security to...

Nigeria loses $5b annually to rice smugglers
Illusions of rice sufficiency in Nigeria
by Editorial

President Muhammadu Buhari in his 2018 New Year’s Day address...

FOU Customs to enforce FG’s ban on importation of foreign rice
FOU Customs to enforce FG’s ban on importation of foreign rice
by AMAKA ANAGOR-EWUZIE

Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone ‘A’,...

Ogun invests N4bn in ofada rice production
by Josephine Okojie

Adepeju Adebajo, Ogun State Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development...

Nigeria loses $5b annually to rice smugglers
Illusions of rice sufficiency in Nigeria
by Editorial

President Muhammadu Buhari in his 2018 New Year’s Day address...

Nigeria’s neighbours undermining quest for self-sufficiency in rice production
by CALEB OJEWALE & BUNMI BAILEY

President Muhammadu Buhari in his 2018 New Year’s Day address...

Nigeria to become net producer of rice globally- CBN
by UDOKA AGWU, UMUAHIA

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN has said that it...

Nigeria loses $5b annually to rice smugglers
As Ogun rises to the rice challenge
by Ayo Oyoze Baje

The determined drive of the current administration to diversify the...

Boost for rice sufficiency as Ogun intensifies production of Ofada rice
by Josephine Okojie

Nigeria’s quest for rice sufficient and food security has received...