Nigeria’s agricultural sector expands in third quarter

PUBLISHED: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:21:52 GMT

Data from the National Bureau of Statistics shows that Nigeria’s agricultural sector grew by 1.91 per cent year-on-year in real terms in the third quarter of the year, with the sector’s contribution to GDP at 29.3 per cent. Emmanuel Ijewere, Chairman of Best Foods Farms joins CNBC Africa to discuss the events that drove the numbers.…

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