Taraba, Ekiti, Jigawa worst hit in month inflation went down to 11.26%

Nigerian sub-national states of Taraba, Ekiti and Jigawa were worst hit by the impact of rising consumer products prices in October 2018 and  recorded the highest all items inflation on year-on-year basis  with rates of 13.21 percent, 13.18 percent respectively during the period, according  to data released recently by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). Food […]

NDE to train 185,000 youths for access to agric loans

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) says it will soon begin a basic business refresher course for some 185,000 unemployed persons wishing to access the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) Agribusiness Small and Medium Enterprises Investment Scheme (AGSMEIS) loans nationwide. At least 50 persons per state would be trained under the Sustainable Agricultural Development Training […]