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‎President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday approved the appointment of an interim Managing director/CEO, as well as Executive Directors for the Bank of Agriculture (BOA). A statement obtained from the Federal Ministry of Agriculture, said that the appointment, would speed up the plan of the Federal Government in ensuring easier access to agricultural funds by farmers, […]Continue Reading
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The Nigeria Incentive Based Risk-Sharing for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Group Crédit Agricole (GCAM), a top-ranking Moroccan financial institution to boost agricultural development in Nigeria. The Managing Director of NIRSAL, Mr. Aliyu Abdulhameed, and the Chairman of GCAM, Mr. Tariq Sijilmassi, signed the MoU on Continue Reading
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African farmers are set to benefit from tens of billions of dollars pledged by African leaders, development banks, the private sector and international donors at a conference in Nairobi this week. Commitments of more than $30 billion have been made so far at the African Green Revolution Forum, to transform agriculture on the continent over […]Continue Reading
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Nigeria’s government has announced plans to recapitalise and re-engineer the Bank of Agriculture (BoA) to enable farmers secure financing at singledigit interest rate. Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo who stated this at the official launch of the new roadmap on agriculture “The Green Alternative” says it is a determined move to boost agriculture as part […]Continue Reading