• Nigeria spends $10m daily on wheat – El-Rufai

    Nigeria spends $10m daily on wheat – El-Rufai

    Nigeria spends $10 million daily on importation of wheat into the country, just as 90 percent of the total wheat consumed in the country is imported, Governor Nasir el-Rufai, of Kaduna state has said.

    Addressing the flag-off of a 3-day 2016 pre-season training workshop for 6,000 youths on wheat production, processing and utilization organised by the Lake Chad Research Institution Maiduguri in conjunction with Kaduna state government, aimed at reversing the trend, el-Rufai said the training will engage the youth and […]