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…

Nigeria to benefit from UK’s £1.2bn digital inclusion fund

Nigeria is set to benefit from £1.2bn intervention fund, which the British government plans to pour into a number of countries to bridge access to communication. The Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission, Prof. Umar Danbatta, disclosed this following a meeting with a team from the United Kingdom’s Department of Foreign and International Development. Source:…

HAPPY DEMOCRACY DAY NIGERIA

Today we remember the last one year Today we look at the possibilities that abound around us Today we want to strive to work harder than before Today we want to come together and make our nation strong again It is our joint responsibility and effort to make sure Nigeria is better I have strong…