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Poor credit access, key frustration against Nigeria’s gain from AGOA, ETLS—SMEDAN

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Rising from a strategic capacity building programme for Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), held in Owerri, the Imo State capital, the Director General of Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), Dr. Dikko Umaru Radda, has opened up on the failure of Nigerian MSMEs to gain from the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) and the ECOWAS ...

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Like rice, importers, smugglers killing FG’s tomato policy—Industry experts

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Chances of Nigeria achieving backward integration in Tomato production may have to wait for long time considering the activities of importers and smugglers upon the prevailing government’s tomato policy. The policy to drive backward integration came in place about six months ago by the Federal Government. But stakeholders and participants at Agra Innovate West Africa forum in Lagos recently expressed ...

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Tomato remains one of the easiest, gainful crops to cultivate in all zones—Dangote

Tomato Plant

Vice President of Dangote Industries Limited, Alhaji Sani Dangote has revealed that tomatoes remained one of the easiest crops to cultivate in all the geopolitical zones as the nation was blessed with arable land suitable for crop cultivation. In an interview, he hailed the federal government’s new policy aimed at reducing the N52 billion spent on the annual importation of ...

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