by Shikenan Staff Writer   on Thu, June 13, 2013 
online nigeria| weekly round up by june 13

We skip the Nigerian political scene & gossip. We go straight to finding opportunities, innovative , informative , and good to know articles that matter to Nigerians in Diaspora happening each week around the internet. Weekly Roundup | The best of Nigeria Online (June7-June13)


Investments in Nigeria

  • FG To Create Cocoa Corporation of Nigeria : During a meeting of the World Cocoa Foundation in Washington, Nigeria’s Minister of Agriculture and rural development, Dr.  Akinwunmi Adesina revealed that the new company, to be known as the Cocoa Corporation of Nigeria will double production of the cocoa beans to 500,000 metric tons in two years.

Nigerian Real Estate News

  • Nigeria: Kogi to Construct 10,000 Houses : The Kogi State government has signed a memorandum of understanding with Rich Field Group to construct over 10,000 houses in its effort to address housing deficit in the state.

Innovation in Nigeria/Africa

  • Meet Fuji, the 3-year-old photographer : While most children his age in Nigeria -- and the rest of the world -- are more concerned with their toys than a career, he has already embarked on his mission to become a professional photographer.

Opportunities for Nigerian/African

  • Nigeria gets first locally made motorcycle : The federal government yesterday launched a motorcycle made from scratch by engineers from the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI) in Nnewi, Anambra State.
  • Nigeria to benefit from Netherlands’ SMEs fund : Nigeria would benefit from Netherlands’ 700 million euro growth fund to help its SMEs. The Netherlands Minister of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Lilianne Ploumen, made the disclosure during a meeting with the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr. Olusegun Aganga.

Nigerian Funny/Quirky News

Good Deeds in Nigerian/African


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