Buhari pledges to revive cotton, textile industry

President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday, in Abuja, pledged the commitment of his administration to revive the ‘good old days’when the cotton and textile industry employed hundreds of thousands of Nigerians. Receiving the CEO of Vlisco Group, David Suddens, at the Presidential Villa, President Buhari welcomed the proposed investment of $200 million by the company in Nigeria, which…

850,000 farmers benefit from Anchor Borrowers Programme – CBN

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr Godwin Emefiele, has said that over 850,000 farmers have benefitted from its Anchor Borrowers’ Programme. Emefiele, who was represented by the Deputy Director, Development Finance Department, CBN, Mr Osita Nwanisobi, said this during a financial inclusion conference as part of events to mark EFInA’S 10th anniversary in…