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With Government support Nigeria can be self-sufficient in rice production

A rice miller said that Nigeria can be self-sufficient in rice production if there is a stable policy in rice business by the Federal...
Nigerian officials row over 'plastic rice' amidst Christmas

Nigeria’s custom officials seize about 2.5 tonnes of the Plastic rice, branded “Best Tomato...

A major row erupted between the Nigeria's food safety agency and the health ministry when the Health Minister Isaac Adewole tweeted that tests by...

5-Year Import Ban on Rice Could Earn Nigeria $2.6bn Annually: Charles Ugwuh

Former minister of commerce and industry, Charles Ugwuh at the weekend called on Nigeria to place a five-year import embargo on rice, saying within...

To Upholding Restrictions the Customs Restate its Commitment: Rice Importation

As per sources, it has been reported that the Area Comptroller Customs, Oyo/Osun Command, Temitope Ogunkua, made the declaration at the command headquarters in...

Nigeria still Imports Rice seems to be quite strange despite its great potentials in...

According to the latest information available, it has been reported that the President of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Mr. Shinichi Kitaoka, has stated...

Egypt carves out new agreement for domestic rice procurement

According to the supply ministry, the Egyptian government has agreed to pay private mills EGP 6.3 ($0.3784) per kilogram for white rice, which the...

IDA wishes to plunge in Rice Production in Angola

The Agrarian Development Institute (IDA) in central Huambo province in Angola wants to invest massively in the production of rice this year, hence pursuing...

Inland valley and waterlog areas are suitable for large scale rice production but needs...

According to sources, it has been reported that the Ghana has inland valley and waterlog areas which are suitable for large scale production of...
Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc (FMN)

Nigeria boost Local Rice Production,aims at market leader

With the vision of becoming the market leader in the buisness the Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc (FMN) has boosted the production of local rice...

Africa to get help from JICA, PhilRice and IRRI for the development of its...

There is a need for training programs aimed at increasing the rice production beginning with seed sector as the in rice consumption in Africa...

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