Monthly Archives: July 2017

Farmers unveil first rice shops

“Nigerian rice farmers under the aegis of the Nigerian Rice Advocacy Platform (NRAP) and the Rice Producers Association of Nigeria (RiPAN) have unveiled the first Nigerian Rice Shop, urging the Federal Government to enforce a total ban on importation of the product.

They made the call yesterday in Abuja during the formal unveiling of the special advocacy programme which among others aimed at establishing at least one Nigerian Rice Shop in each local government of the federation and promote local production.”

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