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19 / 11 / 2018

#Nigeria: Federal Government approves NGN 60 billion (US $165 million) of funding to boost #rice production https://t.co/OWFzp70esQ

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16 / 11 / 2018

#Nigeria expected to import the largest volume of milled #rice in 2019 (up by 13% year-on-year to 3.4 million MTS),… https://t.co/0qpE5dIO1F

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14 / 11 / 2018

#Nigeria: #Rice farmers long Rivers Rima and Niger lose up to 80% of #paddy crop to floods https://t.co/pk4NG59XV5

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06 / 11 / 2018

#Nigeria: Niger State supports farmers cultivating 11,000ha of #paddy https://t.co/PZmrIWWw0n

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29 / 10 / 2018

#Nigeria: Floods damage 100,000ha of #paddy fields in Jigawa State https://t.co/fin25hEoze

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19 / 10 / 2018

#Nigeria: Sokoto State farmers estimated #paddy crop losses from floods at 61,198 MTS https://t.co/B7nKKxjYwE

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21 / 09 / 2018

#Nigeria: Flood destroys 200 hectares of #paddy fields in south eastern state of Anambra https://t.co/a8EPtUbk4g

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20 / 09 / 2018

#Nigeria: Flooding destroys 21,000ha of #paddy in Kebbi State in the past month https://t.co/BWyBbx8doP

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14 / 09 / 2018

#Nigeria: 5,000ha of #paddy fields destroyed by floods in Kano State https://t.co/qTq30OiAcS

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12 / 09 / 2018

#Nigeria: 2018 #rice production in Jigawa forecast to total 3.5 million MTS https://t.co/dZzuozJkNs

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10 / 09 / 2018

The local price of parboiled #rice in #Nigeria has increased by as much as NGN 2,500 per 50kg (US $138.29 PMT) duri… https://t.co/bC15OLRqq7

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04 / 09 / 2018

#Nigeria has imported milled #rice worth NGN 828 billion (US $2.29 billion) since 2017 https://t.co/BcIaEvi2n0

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30 / 08 / 2018

#Nigeria: Federal government has saved approximately US $800 million in two years by supporting local #rice product… https://t.co/0qMgN8Z5Ic

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28 / 08 / 2018

#Nigeria: #Rice farmers group claims that its members have the ability to produce up to 24 million MTS of paddy https://t.co/FQvtDynqCX

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17 / 08 / 2018

#Nigeria: African Development Bank launches appeal for local farmers to receive new technology to boost agricultura… https://t.co/LtjI7Rr80m

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16 / 08 / 2018

#Nigeria: 2,100 #rice farms have been destroyed by flooding in Kebbi State https://t.co/17ZQ2JRoaR

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14 / 08 / 2018

#Nigeria: Farmers ask government for help to reduce the cost of #rice production https://t.co/e2GLDuWpOd

Nigeria update

03 / 08 / 2018

Nigeria update

The FAO estimates that Nigerian 2017 paddy production totalled 7.02 million MTS, up by 8% year-on-year and 21% above the five-year average; production was boosted by sufficient rainfall. Planting...

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01 / 08 / 2018

#Nigeria: #paddy fields in Ovia South West destroyed by flooding https://t.co/N7IVVRcqnq

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30 / 07 / 2018

#Nigeria and #Benin create joint committee to tackle unofficial #rice imports (Fr.) https://t.co/DvT5U2y8td

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24 / 07 / 2018

The International Monetary Fund raises concerns about #Nigeria’s #rice self-sufficiency plan (Vn.) https://t.co/CX41xnQjxJ

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23 / 07 / 2018

#Nigeria: #Rice farmers in Kebbi State complain about fertiliser shortage https://t.co/PWIobE6QiV

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16 / 07 / 2018

#Nigeria: Stallion Group signs Memorandum of Understanding with Gold-Forth Limited https://t.co/ZjKd8nSUY1

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13 / 07 / 2018

#Nigeria: Neighbouring countries import more #rice as domestic import restrictions increase https://t.co/SE2uQEtmU0

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10 / 07 / 2018

#Nigeria: Government to launch 10 new #rice mills by December 2019 https://t.co/imVZKmZ2Gs

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09 / 07 / 2018

#Nigeria: NIRSAL distributes more than NGN 2.9 billion across 13,000ha of #paddy fields to boost #rice production https://t.co/eqPJMlWCoN

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06 / 07 / 2018

#Nigeria: Elephant Group supports planned closure of land borders to stop #rice smuggling https://t.co/CXRrZhbb56

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04 / 07 / 2018

#Nigeria: Olam executive believes increased mechanisation and utilisation of hybrid seeds are key to #rice self-suf… https://t.co/uaNrG71fge

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04 / 07 / 2018

#Nigeria: No #rice imported through Apapa Port in the last two years https://t.co/JNZxitsUxc

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02 / 07 / 2018

#Nigeria: 'Huge quantities' of #rice continue to be imported across borders, despite ban https://t.co/mPXcgNLaYe

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28 / 06 / 2018

#China will help #Nigeria to increase its domestic #rice production https://t.co/g2CXCuA0sS

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15 / 06 / 2018

Local consumers in #Nigeria show a preference for imported #rice due to cost and taste https://t.co/JWEvhg6MRK

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08 / 06 / 2018

#Nigeria: #Rice farmers defend Anchor Borrowers' Programme following recent criticism https://t.co/qWgI148PRM

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06 / 06 / 2018

#Nigeria: #Labana #Rice Mills plans to increase its annual capacity to 320,000 MTS https://t.co/UkcFGt3XBT

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05 / 06 / 2018

#Nigeria: Government's Anchor Borrowers' Programme has 'failed' to achieve #rice self-sufficiency in most areas https://t.co/MIaGAI6hUu

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30 / 05 / 2018

#Nigeria: Minister of Agriculture believes that paddy production will increase to 9 million MTS by 2019 https://t.co/9P1NjSa9tf

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21 / 05 / 2018

#Nigeria: Lagos State government subsidising domestic #rice brand to ensure food security https://t.co/Huxxx2v08T