• Do you know that cocoa value addition can earn Nigeria $3bn?

    Do you know that cocoa value addition can earn Nigeria $3bn?

    Do you know that Before oil was discovered in commercial quantity in Nigeria, cocoa was unargu­ably one of its major cash-crops that accounted for huge foreign exchange earn­ings. It also served as a major employer of labour across the nation back in the 80s. But today, all is not well with the Nigerian cocoa industry.

    As global demand for chocolate is outpacing the rate of cocoa production, es­pecially with extreme weath­er conditions, affecting co­coa production, Nigeria has become one of the […]