Category Archives: Agriculture

Combating the food challenge

One of the major challenges that Nigeria is currently facing as a nation is its inability to feed its teeming population. This is in spite of its vast arable land for agriculture and conducive weather all seasons. Indeed, it is a paradox that countries that rarely have rains and those in complete deserts have somehow…
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A’IBOM GETS FERTILIZER PLANT

Greenwell Fertilizer Plant, one of the public private partnership projects of Governor Udom Emmanuel administration, will be inaugurated on 29th May. The multi-fertilizer blending plant, with an annual production capacity of N400,000 metric tons, is located in Oku Abak, Abak Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. Taking journalists on an inspection tour of the…
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Akwa Ibom Govt. Commissions 100 Hectares Of Cassava Plantation

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has Commissioned 100 hectares improved Cassava Stem Plantation at Okobo Local Government Area, with a call on the people to support his administration’s drive at ensuring food sufficiency in the state. The improved Cassava Stem Plantation which is a pilot scheme of Family Empowerment And Youth Re-orientation Path…
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UDOM EMMANUEL: COUNTING THE GAINS IN ONE YEAR AND EIGHT MONTHS

Retired American business executive and chemical engineer, Jack Welch had the story of Akwa Ibom State in mind when he said that "great leaders create a vision, articulate the vision, passionately own the vision, and relentlessly drive it to completion". Governor Udom Emmanuel has relentlessly driven the Akwa Ibom project in the past one year…
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