Category: Agriculture

Herdsmen again! Rob farmer, rape 16-yr-old daughter in Ogun

  Two herdsmen who invaded a farm in the Eweko!ro Local Government Area of the state, and allegedly stole the sum of N140,000 and gang-raping the 16-year-old...

Nigeria

Persistent rainfall worries farmers, traders in Nuskka

  One mans meat is another mans poison. While some parts of the country are complaining of back of adequate rains to grow their farms , others are agonising over...

NUC approves take-off of Imo varsity of agriculture, evironmental services

  The Nigerian University Commission (NUC) has approved the take off of the Imo State University for Agriculture and Environmental Sciences in October this year. The...

AbdulRazaq chairs national steering c’mmittee on sustainable agriculture

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has been announced as the chairperson of the National Project Steering and Deployment Committee (NPSDC) for innovative...

lagos

Illegal slaughter slabs: Lagos agric ministry destroys slabs, arrests 10 butchers, two cows

  Lagos State Government has dismantled an illegal slaughter in the Oke Rube axis of Alimosho Local Government Area of the state. The state Acting Commissioner for...

Water bill, plot to reintroduce RUGA -WS

……Bill designed to take land for herdsmen-Ortom …..Another attempt at installing dictatorship-NLC Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka has warned that...

Grazing reserves: Attempt to discredit Uzodimma fails

  The attention of the Office of the Chief Press Secretary and Media Adviser to Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has been drawn to a fake report suggesting that...

African youths in Asia task Adesina on agricultural technology

  From Jimi Anjolaoluwa – Abuja Re-elected President of Africa Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwunmi Adesina has been tasked to give priority attention to...

Dangote Fertiliser crucial to govt’s agricultural agenda, Says Minister

..Plant sets for unveiling The Federal Government has asserted that Dangote Fertiliser Limited is very important to the achievement of its Agricultural Transformation...

Buhari

Food security: FG to inject over N600b into agriculture – Nanono

Food Security:FG to The Federal Government is set to inject over N600 billion as stimulus response into the agriculture sector. The Minister of Agriculture and Rural...