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Agriculture

Embrace The Anchor Borrowers’ Programme, CBN Governor tells Bandits

  The Anchor Borrowers’ Programme (ABP) was launched by President Muhammadu Buhari in November 2015 with the aim of creating a linkage between anchor companies involved in the processing and Smallholder Farmers (SHFs) of the required key agricultural commodities. The scheme is one of the Federal Government-funded initiatives aimed at tackling food insufficiency, diversify the economy away from oil, creating jobs for the youth and reducing poverty. Nigeria’s apex bank […]

todayMay 26, 2021 4

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FG cannot destroy bandits’ hideouts in forests – Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed has given reason the federal government will not destroy forests where bandits use as hideouts to carry out kidnappings in the country. Mohammed, speaking with Channels Tv on how to eliminate bandits, said the ecosystem will be affected if the government destroys the forests. He noted that the better solution to eliminating bandits from the forest was to have better consultation between sub national government, […]

todayFebruary 23, 2021 2

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Bandits are peaceful people, victims of circumstances – Sheikh Gumi

Popular Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, has declared that bandits are peaceful people.   Gumi said bandits are victims of circumstances. Speaking on Channels Television’s Politics Today, the Islamic teacher, however, condemned the act of criminality by bandits. He stressed that bandits were forced into criminality. According Gumi: “When I listened to them, I found out that it is a simple case of criminality which turned into banditry, which turned […]

todayFebruary 23, 2021 4

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