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Lagos introduces agripreneur programme, to train 200 youths, women

Lagos State Government says it has introduced the Lagos Agripreneurship Programme (L.A.P.) under its Agriculture-based Youth Empowerment Scheme (Agric-Yes) in furtherance of the State Government’s objective of training 15,000 youths and women in the various agricultural value chains by year 2023. The State Commissioner for Agriculture, Prince Gbolahan Lawal noted that the programme which is …read more →

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FG designates Ikorodu terminal for yam produce export

The Federal Government has set aside the Ikorodu Terminal for the facilitation of yam exports. Revealing this in Abuja, the Chairman of the Technical Committee on Nigeria’s Yam Export, Programme Prof Simon Irtwange said that the nation has concluded plans to export yams this quarter. Hence, government would take possession of the Ikorodu terminal to …read more →