RICE MILL, NIGERIA

Nigerian business mogul Cosmas Maduka, one of Nigeria’s most successful businessmen, has built a rice processing mill in Anambra, a state in Nigeria’s southeastern region, at a reported cost of $35 million. According to a report by ThisDay, the rice mill which was constructed by Coscharis Farms, a subsidiary of the Cosharis Group which Maduka […]

Rain season

Rain season   The sky of Lagos open to the ocean and imprisoned between buildings higher above the greyness stagnant in the city.   Gloomy sky heavy with rain and swirls of sadness that bathe hopes of simple souls.   People wait the better future and sunny days to dry their bones the bricks of […]

SMART CITIES IN AFRICA

  Smart cities are already under construction in several African countries. 60km outside Nairobi, the Kenyan government is building Konza Technological City, which is already being nicknamed “Silicon Savannah.” Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa and Rwanda also have plans for ambitious, technologically enhanced urban areas in the works. The problem with these megacity projects is that […]

Climate change in Nigeria

Climate change is not just about distant lands and peoples; it involves not only our neighbours, but also invests us, our country and mortgages our future days. As long as the desert wind blows, bringing the pride of the sand riders on the great lagoon and the ocean will have the strength to push the […]

Africa Agriculture Agenda

The real resources in agriculture are young people and water   President Akinwumi Adesinat  of the African Development Bank delivered a clarion call this weekend to global investors, political leaders and the business community “to put capital at risk for the young people of Africa”. He added that it was time for African governments to begin […]

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