LAGOS LAUNCHING CENTRE TO HELP FARMERS EXPORT THROUGH E-COMMERCE

The Lagos State Acting Commissioner for Agriculture, Ms. Abisola Olusanya has announced that LASG is setting up a centre that will help Lagosians who are into agricultural business sell their produce online to customers outside Nigeria. It will be part e-commerce hub, part one-stop-shop for necessary quality certification like NAFDAC and SON certifications. “We areContinue reading “LAGOS LAUNCHING CENTRE TO HELP FARMERS EXPORT THROUGH E-COMMERCE”

Farmer-Herdsmen Crisis: Ganduje Gives Situation Report On Falgore Forest Solution

Governor Ganduje of Kano State has gone far in his bid to end the farmer-herdsmen crisis which has claimed many many innocent lives. Alhaji Ganduje has shown that he is both friend to the farmers and friend to the herdsmen. Below he gives a situation report on progress in building settlement in Kano forests andContinue reading “Farmer-Herdsmen Crisis: Ganduje Gives Situation Report On Falgore Forest Solution”

Challenges women face in farming has left Nigerian families poorer

“Despite the huge labour investment of women, productivity is low and they often have limited roles in decision making on the farms.  Lack of ownership of land and other productive assets due to existing social norms has created a significant negative impact on the family income and the nation’s GDP at large.’’  Those were theContinue reading “Challenges women face in farming has left Nigerian families poorer”

Nigeria’s Economic Situation: Why You Should Buy In Bulk

Today, buying in bulk is very important. Have you noticed that the price of goods sometimes goes up by the hour? Its like the Nigerian economy is in a free fall and drawing us down with it. I just read that in Bama, Borno State about 200 people have died of starvation in the pastContinue reading “Nigeria’s Economic Situation: Why You Should Buy In Bulk”

No Cattle Ranch On Orji Uzor Kalu’s $400m, 12,000 Hectare New Farm

In what will be a definite boost to agriculture in Nigeria if actualized, ex-Governor Orji Uzor Kalu has announced plans to float a $400 million farm in his homes state of Abia. In an interview, he told The Sun, that the farm will seat on 12000 hectares of land and will be for export. HeContinue reading “No Cattle Ranch On Orji Uzor Kalu’s $400m, 12,000 Hectare New Farm”