Nigerian seed council repositioned for quality seed deployment

NIGERIA – The National Agricultural Seeds Council (NASC) of Nigeria says the council has been repositioned to facilitate the production and marketing of high quality seeds. Speaking in Abuja, Dr Olusegun Ojo, the Director-General of […]

Nigerian Breweries banks on internal transformation to cut down costs

NIGERIA – Nigerian Breweries (NB) Plc says the internal transformation process carried out in 2018 with a high one–off financial cost impact is expected to bring about cost savings impact in 2019. The company listed the […]

Namibia imposes temporary ban on vegetable imports as local production increases

NAMIBIA – The Namibian Agronomic Board (NAB) has imposed temporary ban on certain vegetable importation following increased supply from the local producers, reports Namibian. According to Lesley Losper, national horticulture manager at NAB, the ban […]

Uganda considers rice import ban to improve domestic production

UGANDA – Uganda’s government is considering to stop importation of unprocessed rice by processors so as to improve the domestic supply, reports the Monitor. The consideration has been informed by a survey revealing that the […]