Posts tagged “agribusiness”

December 2015

Agribusiness, manufacturing to drive Nigeria’s growth by 2020

BoI, stakeholders seek improved support services to drive growth If the potential of Nigeria’s youth population is properly harnessed for productivity in the nation’s agribusiness, extractive industries and manufacturing sectors, the sectors can aid the realisation of the nation’s projected growth by 2020, latest Forbes report on entrepreneurship has shown. Affirming [...]

August 2014

BOI, FIIRO Align Strategies To Boost Support to Agro-Processors

The Bank of Industry has engaged with the Federal Institute of Industrial Research (FIIRO), Oshodi, in response to the identified need to provide innovative interventions geared towards boosting the economy's transformation from farming to developing small-scale enterprises, food processing and industrialised agro-industries. According to Mr. Rasheed Olaoluwa, Managing Director/CEO, Bank [...]