CBN boss laments Nigeria’s crash from world’s leading producer of palm oil from 40% to 3% share, challenges stakeholders on resuscitation strategies

WorldStage Newsonline– The Central Bank Of Nigeria, Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele has lamented the dwindling fortune of the country as a major player in the palm oil sector, saying the Nigeria that was the world’s leading producer and largest exporter in the late 50’s and 60’s, with close to 40% of the global market share can barely produce up to 3% of the global supply currently.

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120 Niger Delta entrepreneurs receive Shell Nigeria LiveWIRE grants

Another 120 youth entrepreneurs from seven states of the Niger Delta have been given Shell Nigeria LiveWIRE business training and N48 million by The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) Joint Venture to begin small-scale businesses in their respective states in the expectation that they will become models for alternative livelihoods as part of the programme to deter involvement of youths in vices. The 120 beneficiaries received their certificates at a Regional LiveWIRE graduation ceremony in Port Harcourt on Tuesday.

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