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Nigerian government threatens to jail anyone selling fertilizer above N5000

The Federal Government has urged Nigerians to report anybody found selling fertilizer above the 5000 Government approved price.

Farmers call for review of anchor borrowers loans

Farmers in Borno are calling for a review of the Federal Government’s Anchor Borrowers’ agricultural loan programme to ensure that its goal to encourage domestic food production is fulfilled.

Central bank incentivises agents, mobile money operators

In line with its drive to enhance access to financial services in the country, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said it will incentivise mobile money operators (MMOs) and Super Agents with financial support of up N500 million.
Aides and supporters of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar watched in disbelief as the Peoples Democratic Party presidential aspirant wept at his campaign office on Friday in Abuja.

Kailani Muhammad: Nigeria can’t be entrusted in Atiku Abubakar’s hands

A foremost ally of President Muhammadu Buhari and National Coordinator of Buhari Awareness and Voters’ Guard, Engr. Kailani Muhammad, has said that, Nigeria cannot be entrusted in the hands of former Vice President and PDP Presidential Candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.

Central bank bans use of forex for fertiliser importation

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Monday, added fertiliser to the list of items classified as “Not Valid for Foreign Exchange.”
FEPSAN President Thomas Etuh-

FEPSAN begs National Assembly to pass 13-year-old fertiliser bill

The Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN) has begun a final push to get the Fertiliser Bill, which has been in the National Assembly for the past 13 years, passed.
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Presidency lists 64 achievements of Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari’s aide, Lauretta Onochie, disclosed this in a statement titled ‘Sixty Four Achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari in Agricultural Sector’, made available on her Facebook page.
FEPSAN President Thomas Etuh-

Thomas Etuh: How I rebuffed Muhammadu Buhari’s invitation thinking it was 419

The President of Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN), Mr Thomas Etuh, has narrated how he rebuffed an invitation by President Muhammadu Buhari to discuss the advancement of fertiliser value chain in Nigeria.
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FEPSAN: Federal government revives 18 fertiliser blending plants

Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN) says 18 fertiliser blending plants across the country have been revived under the Presidential Fertiliser Initiative (PFI) introduced by President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration.
Udoma Udo Udoma, minister of budget and national planning

Minister: President Buhari’s government has taken ten million Nigerians out of poverty

Nigeria's minister of budget and national planning Senator Udoma Udo Udoma said the country’s government under president Muhammadu Buhari has moved over ten million Nigerians out of poverty.

Central bank prohibits trading, loan refinancing in new credit scheme

Also, it stressed that refinancing of existing loans is prohibited for funding under the programme, saying that any attempt to falsify information would also attract severe sanctions.

400,000 farmers supported, 1.2 million indirect jobs created under CBN ABP

About 400, 000 farmers have so far been supported financially and technically to grow 12 crops under the Anchor Borrowers Programme (ABP) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

Kemi Adeosun: Deadlocked FAAC meeting may affect salaries

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has explained that if the issues that led to the Federation Accounts and Allocation Committee (FAAC) meeting with governors that ended in a deadlocked is not resolved, salaries might be affected in the states.

President Buhari arrives Morocco for two-day working visit

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Morocco on a two-day working visit to the country.

President Buhari heads-off to Morocco on two-day working visit

“The President will be accompanied on the trip by Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State, Governor Abubakar Badaru of Jigawa State and other senior government officials,” he stated

Presidency: New forex window records $25 billion inflows in one year

The Presidency yesterday released the record of its economic performance since 2015, stating that the new forex (FX) window introduced by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in April, 2017, yielded an average of $1 billion turnover every week and $25 billion inflows in one year.

NSIA: Fertiliser subsidy programme eliminated massive fraud

The chief executive officer of the Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority, NSIA, Uche Orji, says massive fraud in the fertiliser subsidy programme has been eliminated since the introduction of the Presidential Fertiliser Initiative, PFI.

Federal government to revive 12 more fertiliser plants

The Federal Government is to revive 12 moribund fertiliser blending plants to bring to 23 the total number of plants that will partake in 2018 Presidential Fertilizer Initiative (PFI)

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