[Independent (Lagos)] Umuahia -What is happening to the Federal Government of Nigeria constructed silos situated at the Ezinachi area of Okigwe Local Government Area of Imo State? This is the question that has been agitating the minds of many Nigerians conversant with the establishment of the multi million naira project commenced by the administration of former President Umaru Yar Adua. As at today, the project had not been completed owing to perceived lack of interest by the immediate past administration.
[Nation] Last week, the President visited my home area of Mumias. He went to present a cheque of Sh1 billion as an initial bailout of the Mumias Sugar Company. The action was presented in some quarters as bringing development to the region.
[This Day] Nigerian rice farmers have the capacity to grow and produce all the rice needed to feed the nation, according to the National President of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), Malam Aminu Goronyo. He has held several positions and garnered a wealth of experience over the years. Goronyo was N A P E P Coordinator, Sokoto State 2000-2003, Procurement Manager EU/FGN/ Sokoto State Govt. Programme, 1993-1996. GM President, Shehu Shagari Farms Janzomo, Sokoto 1987-1989 . MD/CEO, NAPES