22 Sep 2016 Agence Ecofin
Nigéria : la société civile dénonce les accaparements de terres agricoles par les multinationales
La société civile nigériane estime que « les gouvernements nigérian et africains doivent impérativement protéger leurs populations contre les accaparements de terres qui menacent aussi bien leur survie que leur accès aux ressources naturelles ».
22 Sep 2016 Today
Conservationists warn against land grabbing in Nigeria by foreign firms
As the world celebrates the International Day of Struggle against Monoculture Tree Plantations today, conservationists have warned transnational companies from Europe, America and Asia against scramble for land in Nigeria and Africa for industrial agro-business.
31 Aug 2016 Agence Ecofin
Une compagnie chinoise investira 8 millions de $ dans la production de maïs au Nigéria
Au Nigéria, le chinois Wuhan Longfecund Agricultural Development Company Ltd a annoncé son intention d’installer une ferme de production de maïs dans l’Etat de Cross River.
25 Aug 2016 Today
Chinese firm to establish $8m feed mill, maize farm in Cross River, NIgeria
A Chinese firm, Wuhan Longfecund Agricultural Development Company Ltd., has concluded plans to set up a feed mill and maize farm in Cross River State, Nigeria.
15 Aug 2016 Naija 247
Nigeria partners South African firm on $700 million real estate, agriculture deal
The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) on Friday established a partnership with Old Mutual Investment Group (OMIG) of South Africa to co-invest $200 million in agriculture development projects.
21 Jul 2016 NAN
Governor Fayose donates 100,000 hectares of land to investors
Governor Ayo Fayose has approved the donation of 100,000 hectares of land to investors, who are willing to embark on farming to improve agricultural production in Ekiti, Nigeria
04 Jul 2016 Reuters
Clarion call for Nigerian farmers to unite in the battle to save their lands
Reverend Father Maurice Kwairanga works with farmers in northeast Nigeria to fight large scale land acquisitions
13 Apr 2016 National
China gives $15m for 50 agric farms
President Jinping offered $15 million agricultural assistance to Nigeria for the establishment of 50 Agricultural Demonstration Farms across the country.
12 Apr 2016 Pulse
Sokoto to benefit from Chinese president's 100 projects
According to the state government, Sokoto has signed a memorandum of understanding with Henan Province of China for the establishment of a demonstration farm and boosting of agriculture in the state.
17 Mar 2016
Edo investor Okunbo unveils $750m farm
Capt. Hosa Okunbo and his technical and financial partners from the San Carlos Group in Mexico say that the farm has already taken off with an initial $11 million investment on a 20-hectare green house vegetables farm.
19 Feb 2016 The Nation
Chinese firm to build rice mill, research institute in Akwa Ibom
Heilongjiang Hegang Sanjiang Plain Rice Group is embarking on a pilot production on 500 hectares of farmland, thereafter expanding to 10,000 hectares.
08 Feb 2016 Newswatch Times
Ogun ready to partner with genuine investors – says commissioner
Brazilian businessman Gerson Zilio of Bigtee Commercial Investment Ltd and Tec Agro Brasil said the choice of Ogun State was based on the fertile land, which contains the lime needed for cultivation of sugar cane to produce sugar and ethanol.


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