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NIGERIA LAND BORDER CLOSURE: MERIT OR DE-MERIT?
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NIGERIA LAND BORDER CLOSURE: MERIT OR DE-MERIT?

NIGERIA LAND BORDER CLOSURE: MERIT OR DE-MERIT? I have always wondered what a survey on the number of persons that do not consume rice on Christmas day or any other day in Nigeria for that matter would reveal. I just might never know… Rice is a widely consumed staple food in many Nigeria homes, mainly...

Nigeria: An Insight into the Food Importation Ban
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Nigeria: An Insight into the Food Importation Ban

It beats my imagination that the most populous black nation on earth and the giant of Africa was once 80% (yeah right? That high) self sufficient in food production and was highly dependent on foreign exchange earnings from the exportation of cash crops to manage its economy. Hmmm! Recall when I wrote an article in...

The Rural Grazing Area (RUGA) Plan
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The Rural Grazing Area (RUGA) Plan

Research reveals that farmer – herdsmen clashes in Nigeria dates as far back as 1999 (20 years ago or even before); owing to several factors such as urbanisation, increased agricultural productivity, adverse effects of climate change such as desertification and soil degradation etc (African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes – ACCORD). In 2015,...