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IFAD to spend N8bn to boost agricultural production in 7 states

The International Funds for Agricultural Development (IFAD) said, on Tuesday, that N8billion had been earmarked to boost agricultural production in seven states that were in partnership with it. Abdullahi Surajo, the head of knowledge management communication of the fund, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Dutse. He said that the state that ...

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EU launches 143m euro intervention fund in Borno

The European Union (EU) has inaugurated a 143 million euros intervention fund in Borno, as part of effort to address the humanitarian crisis in the Northeast.  The Head of Co-operation, European Delegation to Nigeria, Kurt Cornelis, who disclosed this, on Wednesday, at the inauguration of the three-year intervention programme, in Maiduguri, said that the project was aimed at building the ...

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