• NAPTIP, NIS Rescues 43 Victims Of Human Trafficking

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    The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) and the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) yesterday rescued forty three victims of human trafficking. In a statement to LEADERSHIP Weekend signed by NAPTIP, head, Press and  Public Relations Josiah Emerole, the victims were rescued in Katsina and Kano States on their way to different…

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  • FG Jerk Up Fish Supply To 1m Metric Tonnes

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    The federal government has confirmed the supply of 1.1 million metric tonnes of fish to cover the deficit of 2.1 million metric tonnes. This was disclosed by the minister of state for agriculture and rural development, Senator Heineken Lokpobiri, during the launch of the first premium aquaculture harvesting of Tilapia fish in Nigeria at the…

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  • Enduring Progress In Nigeria’s Rice Revolution

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    The Nigerian rice revolution began with the immediate past administration’s foray into the diversification of the Nigerian economy, with special focus on agriculture and solid minerals. Today, the President Buhari’s administration has taken the gauntlet with the administration revolutionising the nation’s economy from being oil dependent to an agro focused economy, and the records of…

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  • CTL Holds 5th Edible Book Fair

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    The Centre For Teaching and Learning (CTL), yesterday, held its 5th annual edible book fair in Abuja. The founder and head of the school, Dr Agodi Alagbe, in an exclusive interview with Leadership, said, “The Edible Book Fair is a celebration of literacy and food where everybody is encouraged to create an edible expression of…

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  • ‘Sustainable Seed Businesses To Transform Cassava Production’

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    Seed sector professionals have said that businesses selling improved varieties and high quality cassava stems for cultivation could help African farmers significantly raise their productivity. The benefits of this raised productivity will be enjoyed by all the stakeholders across the value chain in a sustainable way. This was part of the resolutions from a national…

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  • managing director of Kuro Communications and the convener of Kids n’ Play Initiative, Michael Ataga Enahoro

    Nigeria Can Produce 7m Tonnes Of Rice Using ABP – Enahoro

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    The chairman, Kuro Communication Ltd, a CBN accredited trainer on the Anchor Borrowers Programme, Michael Enahoro, has said that Nigeria has the capacity to produce more than 7 million tonnes of rice annually if the programme is taken seriously by all the states governors. Speaking in an exclusive interview with LEADERSHIP, Enahoro said,“If we do…

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