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Agriculture TECH

Farm Crowdy, Nigeria’s First Digital Agriculture Platform

29th June 2022

Farmcrowdy is a Nigerian agric tech that provides funds to small-scale farmers in Nigeria. It was co-founded by Onyeka Akumah, Akindele Phillips, Temitope Omotolani, Christopher Abiodun, and Ifeanyi Anazodo in 2016. To connect farmers with their sponsors to increase food production. Read more about Tech FarmCrowdy has been able to do this by crowdsourcing funds … Continue reading Farm Crowdy, Nigeria’s First Digital Agriculture Platform

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Agriculture Opportunities

$45,000 On Offer In The Pitch AgriHack 2022 Digital Agriculture Competition For AgriTech Startups

28th June 2022

PitchAgriHack is currently receiving applications from businesses that are developing technology-driven solutions to challenges faced by players in the agricultural sector. It invites AgriTech startups from across Africa at various stages of growth to enter its competition, in which winners will receive cash prizes. Read more about Opportunities Generation Africa, a platform of the AGRF, … Continue reading $45,000 On Offer In The Pitch AgriHack 2022 Digital Agriculture Competition For AgriTech Startups

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ECONOMY Finance

Advantages Of A Cashless Economy

26th June 2022

Several years back, it was difficult to convince people to limit the amount of cash they carried around. There were also reservations as to the efficacy of the cashless system. However, right now, we are typically running a cashless society. Although a few people remain resistant to this change, we can’t be far from the … Continue reading Advantages Of A Cashless Economy

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Agriculture BUSINESS TECH

Surefire Ways To Grow A Successful AgroTech Startup

16th June 2022

  Building a successful AgroTech startup is hinged on strategies that are all-encompassing. It is all about employing a strong business model that feeds everyone and every section in the food chain and streamlining all the processes. Read more about Business There are various successful AgroTechs in Nigeria. They include FarmCrowdy, ThriveAgric, Groupfarma, Farm Kart, … Continue reading Surefire Ways To Grow A Successful AgroTech Startup

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Agriculture Opportunities

Win $50,000 In The GoGettaz Agripreneur Prize Competition 2022

24th May 2022

The GoGettaz Agripreneur Prize competition is organized to support entrepreneurs who are powering positive change in Africa’s food production space. Read more about Opportunities The competition presents participants with the chance to win a grand prize that could help take their agricultural venture to the next level of growth. Participants are expected to be founders … Continue reading Win $50,000 In The GoGettaz Agripreneur Prize Competition 2022

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ECONOMY Finance

Everything You Should Know About Foreign Exchange

4th May 2022

  Previously, Foreign exchange was just a concept for governments, large companies, and hedge funds, however, in today’s world, foreign exchange has become so accessible to everyone as many investment companies now offer the chance for individuals to open accounts and trade currencies anytime they choose. Read more about Finance Foreign exchange is the conversion or … Continue reading Everything You Should Know About Foreign Exchange

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Agriculture BUSINESS

How To Grow Your Poultry Business

25th April 2022

Poultry farming is one of the most popular types of farming. It is done on both small-scale and large-scale. Most individuals or families have a poultry farm for direct consumption only- this is not our target audience for this topic. This writeup is directed to those interested in making a business out of their poultry … Continue reading How To Grow Your Poultry Business

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Agriculture TECH

How To Build And Grow An AgriTech Company In Nigeria

AgriTech is a portmanteau of “agriculture” and “technology”. To clearly define it, agricultural technology or agrotechnology is the use of technology in agriculture, horticulture, and aquaculture to improve yield, efficiency, and profitability. Agricultural technology can be products, services or applications derived from agriculture that improve various input/output processes. On the other hand, an AgriTech startup … Continue reading How To Build And Grow An AgriTech Company In Nigeria

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CAREER ECONOMY

3 Proven Channels To Create Generational Wealth

6th April 2022

With so much desire to create generational wealth among youngsters, they have indulged in so many demonic vices such as armed robbery, internet scams and other fraudulent activities. However, there are several wealthy and affluent people who have created generational wealth legitimately. Their wealth is created and revolves around few practicable channels. However, due to … Continue reading 3 Proven Channels To Create Generational Wealth

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Aviation Did You Know? Discover Nigeria

Have You Heard Of The New Aviation Spring Alliance?

14th March 2022

An alliance in the aviation industry is an agreement between two or more airlines to cooperate or form a partnership for a purpose. Over the years, there have been different global airline alliances. Such as Skyteam alliance, Oneworld alliance, Value alliance, Vanilla alliance, U-Fly alliance, and Star Alliance. Read more about Did you know? Lufthansa, … Continue reading Have You Heard Of The New Aviation Spring Alliance?

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Agriculture Opportunities

Apply For The Youth In Agri-Food Export Development Program (YAEDP) 2022

25th February 2022

If you run an agri-business and you’re looking to export your products to new markets abroad, here’s an opportunity that could enable you to do so. Nourishing Africa, in collaboration with Riby and the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), has organized a program aimed at equipping Nigerian youth interested in the export of agricultural produce. … Continue reading Apply For The Youth In Agri-Food Export Development Program (YAEDP) 2022

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Agriculture TECH

The Top 5 Technologies That Enable Smart Farming

  The advent of new technologies is likely to increase food production to 70% for an additional population of 2.3 billion people by 2025. To effectively feed the teeming population with quality, safe and nutritious food, there is a need to make our agriculture smart by employing the use of new technologies. Read more about … Continue reading The Top 5 Technologies That Enable Smart Farming

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Agriculture BUSINESS

Tips To Starting And Establishing An Agriculture Business In Nigeria

21st February 2022

  People in the olden days believed that it is only a lazy man that fails to make maximum use of the fertile land present in Nigeria and to some extent, that assertion might be right. With the recent economic plunge currently going on in the country, business emphasis has taken a shift from the … Continue reading Tips To Starting And Establishing An Agriculture Business In Nigeria

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Agriculture FinTech TECH

3 Solutions Nigerian FinTechs Can Provide The Agricultural Sector In Nigeria

4th January 2022

  FinTechs in Nigeria have not yet explored the opportunities of solving a series of problems plaguing the Nigerian agricultural sector. This problem is a global situation. Many FinTechs are yet to see the possibilities of delving into the agricultural sector fully. Read more about FinTech Many FinTechs are rather focused on businesses outside agribusiness. … Continue reading 3 Solutions Nigerian FinTechs Can Provide The Agricultural Sector In Nigeria

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Environment Health

Air Pollution In Port Harcourt: The Situation And The Way Out

23rd December 2021

  Port Harcourt, Rivers State’s most developed city and the home to several oil-exploration firms in Nigeria is practically one of the most unhealthy and hazardous places to live in Nigeria, right now. This is not because the city is troubled by terrorists, bandits, or killer herdsmen as we see in the northeast and middle … Continue reading Air Pollution In Port Harcourt: The Situation And The Way Out

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Aviation TECH

Federal Government Launches e-Passport To Ease Passport Application

29th November 2021

  In a bid to improve the passport application for Nigerians at home and in the Diaspora, the federal government has launched what it describes as an enhanced e-Passport in the United Kingdom. This development was made public by Sola Fasure, the Media Adviser to Nigeria’s Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola in a public statement … Continue reading Federal Government Launches e-Passport To Ease Passport Application

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Agriculture BUSINESS

Brands We Love: SaroAfrica

6th October 2021

  SaroAfrica is a diversified conglomerate involved in the agribusiness and consumer goods industries. For more than three decades, it has served various markets with products and services it manufactures locally and continues to grow its capacity to do so. Read more about Brands we love The business concerns of SaroAfrica encompass the provision of … Continue reading Brands We Love: SaroAfrica

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Agriculture BUSINESS Finance

Financial Institutions For Funding Agro-Allied Enterprise

3rd August 2021

  Agriculture aside from oil is the second-largest industry and a major source of foreign exchange for Nigeria. In the wake of the pandemic and an economic downturn, agriculture is part of the few sectors that thrive in difficulties. It is, for this reason, the interest in agro-based ventures is increasing in many individuals. Read … Continue reading Financial Institutions For Funding Agro-Allied Enterprise

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Agriculture Website Review

Websites We Love: Releaf 

27th July 2021

  In a time when petroleum is fast losing its appeal, Agriculture is the most viable alternative to move the economy forward. This is why several individuals and businesses are tapping into the opportunities that abound in the Agricultural sector. However, where there are opportunities problems arise. Read more about Websites we love Nigeria still … Continue reading Websites We Love: Releaf 

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BUSINESS ECONOMY Top 10

Did You Know? The 10 Biggest Markets In Nigeria

23rd July 2021

  Nigeria’s markets are vibrant and full of life. In many cases, they are the economic engines of the towns and cities they call home. The bigger ones draw in visitors from far and wide and have gained acclaim from beyond the country’s borders. Read more about Did you know? It’s a hard task telling … Continue reading Did You Know? The 10 Biggest Markets In Nigeria

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ECONOMY

Facts From The New Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB)

21st July 2021

  The controversy over the structuring of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) was eventually brought to a close on Friday as the National Assembly harmonised some key figures in the bill. Read more about Economy Controversy over the percentage that should go to Host Communities became the first flashpoint weeks back as the Senate and … Continue reading Facts From The New Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB)

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Aviation

Did You Know? News from Nigeria’s Aviation Industry

12th July 2021

  There is always something happening in Nigeria’s aviation industry. If it is not from the government, it is from the airline operators or the passengers. If you don’t have the patience to follow up on the newspaper headlines of the changes in the aviation industry, fear not. We’ve got you covered. Here is a … Continue reading Did You Know? News from Nigeria’s Aviation Industry

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Did You Know? ECONOMY Opportunities

Did you know? There Are Untapped Investment Opportunities In Nigeria

6th July 2021

  Irrespective of the economic knockdowns and insecurity issues that flood the Nation in these times, factors and resources exist that characterise Nigeria as a goldmine. Read more about Did you know? The bad governance and terror are only but a distraction to the value of its resources, so much that individuals are more concerned … Continue reading Did you know? There Are Untapped Investment Opportunities In Nigeria

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Agriculture

United States Set To Fund Research On Garri Production

27th May 2021

  In a bid to support nutritional improvement in West Africa, the United States Mission in Nigeria on Thursday, May 27th, 2021, via a tweet announced that it is ready to fund ‘’breakthrough research’’ on garri production. Read more about Food Garri, which boasts as the most popular staple food in Nigeria, is the powdery … Continue reading United States Set To Fund Research On Garri Production

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Agriculture Did You Know? ECONOMY Top 10

Do You Know? Nigeria’s Top 10 Agricultural Commodities

21st May 2021

  Agriculture is still the single biggest contributor to Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product. In the first quarter of 2021, it constituted almost 22% of the country’s economic output, valued in monetary terms. Read more about Did you know? Much of what’s produced in this sector ends up on the plates of Nigerians. Subsistence and commercial … Continue reading Do You Know? Nigeria’s Top 10 Agricultural Commodities

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Agriculture Press Release

Jadek Farms: Transforming The Approach To Agro Investments

25th April 2021

  Agriculture is the pillar of many a country’s economic system; it serves as the main source of income in many countries of the world and with the global shift away from fossil fuel, Nigeria is gradually moving its economy in the direction of agriculture. Besides providing food and raw materials, agriculture also offers employment … Continue reading Jadek Farms: Transforming The Approach To Agro Investments

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Agriculture BUSINESS ECONOMY

Analysis: Did The Food Blockade On Southern Nigeria Make Economic Sense?

11th March 2021

  Late in February, the Amalgamated Union of Foodstuff and Cattle Dealers of Nigeria (AUFCDN) imposed a blockade on the movement of food products to the south. The reason: a violent conflict between traders of northern origin and natives in Shasha, Ibadan, which had led to the destruction of property belonging to traders of northern … Continue reading Analysis: Did The Food Blockade On Southern Nigeria Make Economic Sense?

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ECONOMY Politics

Fact Friday: The Dangerous Monetization Of Banditry (2)

5th March 2021

As the sequel to the first part, banditry, that not-so-distant cousin of terrorism that the media have been browbeaten into watering down, is now being monetised. These criminals who have also been noted to pose like genuine herdsmen for a long time lurk in bushes strategizing on how to pounce on their next victims. One … Continue reading Fact Friday: The Dangerous Monetization Of Banditry (2)

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Agriculture Tourism Travel

Adapalm Oil Plantation Tour

25th February 2021

  Have you ever heard of a plantation tour? This is an educational tour where the history and origin of a plantation are shared with the tourists. Tourists get to hear tales of the communities around the plantation, the economic value of the plantation and see exhibits from the plantation. Read more about Travels and … Continue reading Adapalm Oil Plantation Tour

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Agriculture BUSINESS Real Estate

7 States With the Cheapest Lands in Nigeria

1st February 2021

Where are the cheapest lands in Nigeria located? That’s a question you’ll ask if you want to invest in real estate at the lowest possible cost. It shouldn’t be the only thing you consider. The long term value of the property, its accessibility, and suitability for your purposes are also crucial factors you’ll want to … Continue reading 7 States With the Cheapest Lands in Nigeria

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