• We have surplus of rice, no more importation, says Ogbeh

    We have surplus of rice, no more importation, says Ogbeh

    According to reports, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, on Thursday disclosed that Nigeria, with the current surplus of rice production maintains the ban of importation as it is set to beat its year 2017 target of self-sufficiency.

    The Minister, who was represented by his Ministry‚Äôs Director of Planning, Musa Alhassan, stated this at a roundtable meeting of Rice Supply Chain of the Agribusiness Supplier Development Programme jointly organised by the Ministry, the United Nations Development Programme […]