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Rice importation costs Nigeria $2bn annually- Dangote

Alhaji Aliko Dangote, President of Dangote Groups of Companies, says Nigerians consume over 6.5 million tonnes of rice annually, less than half of which is produced locally. 296 more words


Nigeria Declares Senior Customs Officials Wanted Over Importation Of Rifles

The Nigeria Customs Service has declared two of its senior officers wanted over the importation of 661 pump-action rifles into the country.

The arms, which were intercepted at the Lagos port, were concealed with steel doors and other merchandise good. 352 more words


Jamaican Government looking to make it easier to trade

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Chairman of JAMPRO Don Wehby says the agency is currently pushing for simpler, more transparent and cheaper avenues for both the importation and exportation of products, to boost investment. 123 more words


APHIS Reopens Comment Period: Importation of Hass Avocados from Colombia

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is reopening the comment period for a proposed rule that would allow the importation of Hass avocados from Colombia into the continental United States.  327 more words


The Latest Information About African Leopards

SCI and the SCI Foundation are working together to respond to the latest attempt by anti-hunting groups to interfere with sustainable use conservation.  Most recently, these animal rights groups have focused their efforts on African leopards. 681 more words

Guns & Hunting

Why 'medicine for the rich' is sometimes inevitable

The issue: Poor people can’t afford high-cost drugs privately

Player #1: The Australian PBS, which has just released this year’s list of top 10 pharmaceuticals by expense (see table below) 566 more words

Medical Writing

Nigerian Government bans importation of vehicles through the land borders

Importation of vehicles into Nigeria through the land Borders have been banned by the Federal Government. The prohibition order covers all new and used vehicles. The Ban is sequel to a Presidential Directive restricting all vehicle imports to Nigeria Sea Ports only. 66 more words