If an agricultural ‘revolution’ is the goal of the Eastern Nigerian government, so also is an industrial ‘revolution’. Substantial large-scale industrialisation along modern lines, proceeding hand-in-hand with rural reforms and the intensification of commercial agriculture, is urgently needed if the productivity of the region is to be increased and a marked improvement in living standards achieved for its inhabitants.
KeywordsPalm Kernel Unskilled Labour Modern Industry Rural Migrant Primary Commodity
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