The President, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Chief (Mrs.) Nike Akande (third left), Programme Director and founder/Chief Executive Officer, Contact Consulting Nigeria, Mrs. Folusho Olaniyan (in pink dress), and other members of the AgraInnovate team, during the cutting of tape to declare open the AgraInnovate Exhibition and Conference in Lagos recently.
The World Bank has urged governments at the sub-national level in the country to adopt fiscal measures, including appropriate reform initiatives, as a strategic option of reducing their growing fiscal deficits and by implication, improve quality of life of the citizenry. The Breton Woods institution gave the advice in its just published Nigeria Bi-Annual Economic […]
Stakeholders in Africa’s agricultural sector, particularly top players in the agribusiness sub sector, have projected that with adequate policy support and more conducive investment climate for enterprises, the continent’s agribusiness sector could reach US$1 trillion by 2030. According to them, with adequate government policy support, the agribusiness will become the ‘new oil” and engine […]
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has charged governments and other economic stakeholders globally to prioritise poverty reduction in their developmental activities in order to mitigate the growing poverty rates across geo-political sub-regions. Specifically, the Foundation pointed out that improving health and education in Africa should be the world’s priority. In the latest report from Bill […]