Category: Agric & Commodity News

Kogi governor earmarks ’10 000 hectares in Ajaokuta & 5,000 hectares in Adavi’ land for cattle colony

Governor  Yahaya Bello of Kogi State yesterday  presented documents of 15, 000 hectares of land earmarked for cattle colony to the Federal Government. Presenting the acceptance document to Agriculture Minister, Audu Ogbeh, Bello said the state would pilot the cattle colony programme. The governor said that 15,000 hectares of land have been mapped out in…

NPA Starts with over 31 containers of agricultural produce for exportation at Ikorodu terminal

The Nigerian Ports Authority ( NPA ) said has commenced the exportation of agricultural products through the  Ikorodu Lighter Terminal as part of measures to decongest the Lagos sea ports and boost the economy. The movement of export cargoes from Ikorudu terminal to Apapa sea ports, NPA said, would enable Nigerians to maximize the facilities…