Agriculture

0 Achieved
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4 Ongoing
15 Not Rated
PROMISE 1
ongoing

Modernize the sector and change Nigeria from being a country of self-subsistence farmers to that of a medium and large scale-farming nation. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 2
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Revamping key agriculture research institutions and deliver their outputs through effective network of extension services. (Source: My Covenant with Nigerians)

PROMISE 3
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Actively promote a well-coordinated and innovatively funded Youth in Commercial Agribusiness Programme. (Source: My Covenant with Nigerians)

PROMISE 4
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Establish agricultural produce storage, pricing and marketing systems to ensure real commercial value and minimize waste. (Source: My Covenant with Nigerians)

PROMISE 5
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Work with State Governments to launch Agricultural Support Programmes that will drive agricultural land development and mechanization. (Source: My Covenant with Nigerians)

PROMISE 6
ongoing

Revamp, revitalize and improve on the national agricultural extension and rural support service system. (Source: My Covenant with Nigerians)

PROMISE 7
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Lay the groundwork for a standardized market uptake and aggregation outlets for specific agricultural produce. (Source: My Covenant with Nigerians)

PROMISE 8
ongoing

Revamp the key development banks (Bank of Agriculture, Bank of Industry and Nigeria Import & Export Bank) to fund inclusive agricultural value chain operations. (Source: My Covenant with Nigerians)

PROMISE 9
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Liberalise and expand agricultural and rural insurance system with premium subventions support to farmers. (Source: My Covenant with Nigerians)

PROMISE 10
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Revamp the agricultural cooperative system to drive rural agriculture and improve stakes for smallholder farmers. (Source: My Covenant with Nigerians)

PROMISE 11
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Develop a system of small-scale irrigation systems to ensure all-year round farming. (Source: My Covenant with Nigerians)

PROMISE 12
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Empower farmers and others to unlock the enormous wealth in land through marketable title deeds through a new system of freehold and leasehold leases ending the requirement to seek the government’s permission to use your land to raise credit. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 13
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Provide incentives, including matching grants to encourage states to achieve this national objective. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 14
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Amend the Constitution and the Land Use Act to create freehold/leasehold interests in land along with matching grants for states to create a nationwide electronic land title register on a state by state basis. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 15
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Guarantee a world indexed minimum price for selected crops and thereby guarantee farmers an adequate minimum price for their yields from which they can sustain their operations and have a dignified livelihood without fear of poverty. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 16
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Make agriculture an engine for economic growth and job creation by investing in companies that wish to open local value-added processing plants for food and other agriculture products. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 17
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Encourage farmers to form co-operative unions to take advantage of economies of scale and sign contracts with local processing plant operators. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 18
ongoing

Introduce a new system of low interest loans and grants for farmers to mechanize their farms. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)

PROMISE 19
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Work with the states to expand technical extension services to provide practical advice and support to farmers on mechanization and modern farming techniques. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)



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