Tag: Diversification

Ogun Govt. Set to Sell Branded Rice

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 22, 2017

The Ogun government says arrangements are on to introduce its branded rice into the market before December. Mr Tosin Ademuyiwa, the Special Assistant to the ... Read More

Food Security: Lagos State Government To Upscale Imota Rice Milling Plant

Henry Solomon- April 25, 2017

As part of plans to ensure food self-sufficiency, especially through rice production, the Lagos State Government says it is up-scaling the Imota Rice Milling Plant ... Read More

FG Restates Commitment to Develop the Solid Minerals Sector

inno.korie- March 29, 2017

Nigeria’s minerals and steel sector has again been identified as a veritable tool for wealth creation and employment generation especially as   the federal government intensifies ... Read More

NNPC, Niger Dock Pledge Synergy on Local Content

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 16, 2016

As part of concerted efforts to grow local content in the Oil and Gas Industry, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and Niger Dock Plc ... Read More

Grains Shortage Looms As Exporters Move Surplus Harvest Abroad

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 14, 2016

The Presidency has warned that Nigeria, currently Africa's largest producer of cereals and grains risks famine from early next year following a huge demand in ... Read More

Economy: We Need Oil to Get Out of Oil – VP Osinbajo

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 14, 2016

Remarks by His Excellency, Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, GCON at the presentation of three books by Honourable Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, ... Read More

Dangote Group Expand Investments into Agriculture, Mining

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 10, 2016

The Dangote Group has expanded its investments into agriculture and mining, Mansur Ahmed, Executive Director, Corporate Communications of the group, said in Kano. He said ... Read More

Minister Amaechi on Establishment of a National Carrier

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 7, 2016

The Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has once again reiterated that Government efforts are at advance stage to facilitate the establishment of a National ... Read More

BMSG urges Nigerians to keep hope alive, as IMF rates nation’s economy largest in Africa

Abdul Jimoh- October 20, 2016

Members of Global Buhari Support Group As the International Monetary Fund rates Nigeria’s economy as the largest in Africa, the Buhari Media Support Group urges ... Read More

National Assembly to Invite President Buhari over Recession

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 6, 2016

Nigeria Senate Chamber The Senate concurred with House of Representative to invite President Muhammadu Buhari to appear before a Joint Session of National Assembly, Abuja to ... Read More

FG Expects Better Economic Outlook for Second Half of 2016

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 31, 2016

Jide Onifade: The just released GDP figures for the 2016 Second Quarter by the National Bureau of Statistics indicates a further growth in agriculture and ... Read More

What, Where & Why Nickel is Used

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 30, 2016

What is Nickel? Nickel is a chemical element with symbol Ni and atomic number 28. It is a silvery-white lustrous metal with a slight golden ... Read More

FG Kick-Starts Resuscitation of Ajaokuta Steel Company

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 2, 2016

The Nigerian government has begun the process of resuscitating the long abandoned Ajaokuta Steel Company, located in Kogi State, Central Nigeria. The follows the signing ... Read More

Nigeria Gets Electronic Seed Platform

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 1, 2016

An electronic platform on seeds in West Africa has been launched to boost access to quality seed production in Nigeria and the sub region. The ... Read More

#Highlights: Benefits of 69th NEC Meeting

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 22, 2016

Highlights of the 69th National Economic Council Meeting chaired by the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN are as follows: A. UPDATE ON SEPARATE FUNDING ... Read More

Both President Buhari, Chinese President have Built Foundation for Strong, Lasting Nigeria-China Relationship – VP Osinbajo

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 5, 2016

"I think it’s fair to say the foundation for a very strong and lasting relationship between Nigeria and China has been built by both our ... Read More

We Can Produce Most Of Items In Our Import List – President Buhari

Tanimu- May 26, 2016

  Muhammadu BuhariNigeria's President President Muhammadu Buhari reaffirmed Wednesday in Abuja that his administration is fully committed and determined to do all within its powers ... Read More

“Nigeria Is Not Sick” We Don’t Need IMF Loans – Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun

Henry Solomon- April 16, 2016

The Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Legarde says the state of Nigeria’s economy is critical and requires proactive monetary, fiscal and structural ... Read More

Gowon Lists Conditions for Nigeria’s industrial Development

Henry Solomon- April 16, 2016

Former Head of State Gen. Yakubu Gowon (rtd) says what Nigeria needs to develop industrially is a good plan, commitment to the plan, and the ... Read More

Urgent Steps To Diversify Nigeria’s Economy – President Buhari

Tanimu- April 15, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Guangzhou, China, said that his administration will take urgent steps to restructure Nigeria’s economy by encouraging new investments in mining, ... Read More