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13 September 2019   |   12:43 pm
Data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) shows that Nigeria's agricultural sector growth slowed to 1.79 per cent in the second quarter, compared to the 3.17 per cent growth recorded in the first quarter of this year. To discuss the performance of the agricultural sector and what areas Nigeria's new minister of Agriculture should prioritise, Akin Laoye, Executive Director of FTN Cocoa Processors joins CNBC Africa for more.


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Agriculture is a critically important sector which accounts for over half of total employment in Africa.
22 Feb 2019
China is proposing that it could buy an additional $30 billion a year of U.S. agricultural products including soybeans, corn and wheat as part of a possible trade deal being negotiated by the two countries, according to people with knowledge of the plan.
9 Mar 2019
Holy cow! Understanding France's love of the Agriculture fair.
4 Mar 2019
Through its Economic Recovery and Growth Plan, Nigeria is looking to diversify its sources of revenue. So how can the country’s agriculture sector contribute substantially to its revenue? Chike Nwagwu, CEO of Novus Agro joins CNBC Africa to discuss this.
18 Mar 2019
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28 Mar 2019
Nigerian Senate tackles minister over plans to privatize Bank of Agriculture.
9 Jun 2019
World Environment Day: 24% of Green House Gas emission come from Agriculture - UN
26 Jul 2019
Prof. Felix Salako, VC, UNAAB in this exclusive interview with GuardianTV talks about Agriculture, Food Technology food importation and impact of the newly signed African free trade agreement.
9 Sep 2019
Flood, herders-farmers clash affecting agriculture, says NEC
14 Sep 2019
Flood, herders-farmers clash affecting agriculture, says NEC
23 Nov 2019
A program in Kenya is working to rehabilitate prisoners by teaching them farming skills to enable them earn a living once they are out of jail.
18 Jun 2020
Post COVID-19- It's time to look away from oil, focus on agriculture, lawmaker tells FG