Godwin Emefiele: “Agriculture is the Backbone of Nigeria’s Economy” | ARISE News

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Governor of CBN, Godwin Emefiele, stated that agriculture remains a strong pillar and the backbone of Nigeria’s economy. Emefiele said this while addressing journalists during an inspection tour of a palm plantation at Odighi Village in Ovia North East Local Government Area of Edo State. Shortly after the assessment of the farm, Emefiele attested to the giant strides already being recorded in the production of maize and cassava and expressed optimism that in the next 12 months, palm produce harvests would have commenced.

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