• Nigeria, world’s largest cassava producer, imports garri from Togo

    Nigeria, world’s largest cassava producer, imports garri from Togo

    Nigeria, Africa’s largest economy and the world’s largest producer of cassava, imports many cassava products, including garri, a West African staple.

    This was disclosed by Mofe Omotosho, a consultant with Patra Consult, a sales and agriculture training and consulting firm in Lagos.

    Omotosho said Nigeria, the largest producer of cassava anywhere in the world, should not be importing any cassava product at all.

    Speaking at a media training for Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), she said Nigeria does not place premium on […]