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Edo, CBN agree on N36.7m loan for 150 farmers in Auchi

The Edo Government says it has reached an agreement with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to secure N36.7million loan for 150 farmers in Auchi in Etsako West Local Government Area. Joe Okojie, the Special Adviser to Governor Godwin Obaseki, on Agriculture and Food Security Programme, who said this at a meeting with farmers of the neighbourhood, in Auchi, on ...

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Gelegele seaport: Obaseki tells Ijaw leaders project is realistic

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has said there was no going back on the Gelegele seaport project in the state, assuring that the rule of law, peace and order will be maintained in the state as government pursues its programmes and policies. Obaseki said this when elders and leaders of thought from the five Ijaw clans in the state, ...

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Edo targets 55, 000 youths for agripreneurprogramme

   The Edo state government says more than 55,000 youths are expected to benefit from its agripreneur programme, which will be fully implemented in 2018.  The Special Adviser to the Edo Governor on Budget, Joseph Eboigbe, said this in Benin, while speaking with journalists on Thursday.  He said that the agripreneur programme was part of the state government’s strategies to ...

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