Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan says six fish feed processing Mills were being


constructed in the state as part of deliberate efforts to ensure that fish farmers in the state meet the 


national and international demands thereby, making the state the foremost exporter of fish in the country.

Sequel to the voluntary resignation of  Dr. Alex Otti, from Diamond Bank plc on Friday, the Board of the bank has appointed Mr. Uzoma Dozie as Managing Director/Chief Executive. 

Seventeen ships carrying food items like rice, crude palm oil, bulk wheat, bulk sugar, frozen fish, bulk soya bean and bulk salt are expected at the Lagos ports.

In an efforts to boost rice and cassava production in Nigeria, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr Akinwumi Adesina, on Thursday said that the Federal Government would establish 10 integrated rice mills and six cassava plants in 16 states.

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council NEPC has disclosed that under the revised Export Expansion Grant (EEG) which will soon be announced by the Ministry of Finance, beneficiary companies will be mandated to give employment opportunity to at least one unemployed graduate to qualify for the grant certification.

Following the recommendations of the Governance and Ethics Committee of Total, which met on Wednesday, the Board of Directors has finally named Thierry Desmarest as Chairman of the Board of Directors. Desmarest is currently a member of the Board and Honorary Chairman of the Board.

Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) under the aegis of the Progressive Governors’ Forum on Wednesday said they would meet with President Goodluck Jonathan over the dwindling federal revenue allocations to the 36 states of the federation.

The Akwa Ibom state government has proposed a total of N492 billion draft budget for 2015 fiscal year.

The Vice President, Arc. Namadi Sambo will on Thursday, October 23 flag off the 16th  edition of the Abuja International Motor Fair.