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AFDB: AFRICAN COUNTRIES IMPORT $50 BILLION WORTH OF FOOD ANNUALLY

The African Development Bank (AfDB) says African countries import nearly 50 billion dollars net of food annually. A statement by AfDB’s Communication and External Relations Department, said the bank’s Vice President for Agriculture, Human, and Social Development, Jennifer Blanke, said this at a panel discussion at the 7th Tokyo International Conference in Japan. Newsmen Continue Reading
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NIGERIA: FINANCE EXPERTS REACT TO BUHARI’S DIRECTIVE TO HALT FOREX FOR FOOD IMPORT

Nigerians have continued to react to last Tuesday’s directive by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to halt further provision of foreign exchange for the importation of food items into the country. According to his spokesperson, Garba Shehu, the directive became necessary after the president said his administration has achieved food […]Continue Reading