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Duty Payment On Carbonated Drinks Takes Off

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) yesterday began collection on carbonated and sweetened drinks as contained in the Finance Act 2020. It has taken off across the country and is expected to begin to yield revenue for the government by the ...

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AKSG Partners NEMA On Empowerment Of Poultry Farmers

AKSG Partners NEMA On Empowerment Of Poultry Farmers

As a boost to poultry production, the Akwa Ibom State Government in partnership with National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Abuja have empowered poultry farmers with Brooded Broilers Birds, feeds and other inputs. Flagging-off the distribution recently, at the Ministry of ...

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NAMCON To Provide 528 Agro Jobs In LGs

NAMCON To Provide 528 Agro Jobs In LGs

National Agricultural Mechanization Cooperative of Nigeria, (NAMCON) is set to create agro extension service centres in 528 local government areas across 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The scheme aimed at providing direct jobs for ...

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VP Osinbajo Unveils Nigeria’s First Coconut Oil Factory Tomorrow

VP Osinbajo Unveils Nigeria’s First Coconut Oil Factory Tomorrow

All is now set for the commissioning of the St. Gabriel Coconut Oil Factory in Mkpat Enin, Akwa Ibom State, following the successful test running of the factory. The multi-billion naira value-chain facility which would create thousands of job opportunities ...

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FG’s 40,000 Tonnes Of Palliative Grains Yet To Be Distributed

FG’s 40,000 Tonnes Of Palliative Grains Yet To Be Distributed

Two weeks ago, President Muhammadu Buhari ordered the release of 40,000 tonnes of grains from the country’s strategic grains reserves to the less privileged, including workers whose income cannot sustain them, to cushion the burden of festivities (Easter and Sallah). ...

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Afreximbank’s $4b To Support Nigeria, Others On Food, Fuel Imports

Afreximbank’s $4b To Support Nigeria, Others On Food, Fuel Imports

African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) said  it plans to assist Nigeria from the $4 billion Ukraine Crisis Adjustment Trade Financing Programme for Africa (UKAFPA) launched last month. According to it, the move would help mitigate the impact of the food and ...

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Capacity Building: AKSG Empowers Youths In Agribusiness

Capacity Building: AKSG Empowers Youths In Agribusiness

…Says More Training Underway Akwa Ibom State government through the Centre for Ethical and Moral Leadership (CEMOL), the Ministry of Agriculture and the Institute for National Transformation, Nigeria has conducted a two week Youth Empowerment in Agribusiness Programme for 50 ...

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2023: PDP Will Be Open, Free and Fair To All Aspirants – Chair

2023: PDP Will Be Open, Free and Fair To All Aspirants – Chair

…As Hon Idorenyin Umo Unveils Blueprint To Party Hierarchy In The State By Our Reporter For more on Idorenyin Umo’s program, click here The State Chairman of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom, Elder Aniekan Akpan has ...

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INVESTMENT IN AGRICULTURE: My Topmost Priority – Hon. Umo

INVESTMENT IN AGRICULTURE: My Topmost Priority – Hon. Umo

INVESTMENT IN AGRICULTURE: My Topmost Priority – Hon. Umo For more on Idorenyin Umo’s program, click here The governorship aspirant in Akwa Ibom State, Hon. Idorenyin Umo, as part of his political schematic plan, has identified agriculture as one of ...

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Bayelsa Fishing Settlements Lament Effects Of Conoil Spill

Bayelsa Fishing Settlements Lament Effects Of Conoil Spill

A fresh oil spill has been reported at the Oil Min­ing Lease (OML) 59 op­erated by Conoil Produc­ing Limited around the Angofield, near Tamazu settlements in Koluama Clan in the Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State. It was ...

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