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Obaseki’s foreign trips yielded no economic benefit – Edo PDP

Edo govt. to revive farm settlements in Esan West LG – Obaseki

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo says his administration will revive the farm settlements in Esan West Local Government Area to boost agricultural production in...
We’re committed to developing youths in businesses, says Nestle

USAID, Nestle, others to train volunteers on agribusiness

Four organisations including Nestle and USAID have initiated a training programme for volunteers in the field of agriculture and agribusiness in Kaduna State. Our correspondent...
Price of garri drops by 60% in Enugu

Price of garri drops by 60% in Enugu

Price of garri, a staple in the country, has dropped by more than 60 per cent in Enugu within four months. Our correspondent, who conducted...
Reps probe alleged importation of Genetically Modified Maize by Olam Foods

Reps to probe importation of GM maize by Olam Group

The House of Representatives on Wednesday resolved to investigate the alleged importation of seven ship-loads of Genetically Modified (GM) maize by Olam Group into...
FG won’t relent in its yam export initiative – Ogbe

FG won’t relent in its yam export initiative – Ogbe

The Federal Government says it will not relent in its yam export policy which is aimed at attracting foreign exchange for the country. Chief Audu...
World Bank backs Bangladesh to support Rohingya refugees

Fadama III: World Bank earmarks $50m in North-East

The World Bank says it has earmarked 50 million dollars to fast track the implementation of Fadama III, Lead Economist Tunji Oredipe has disclosed. Oredipe...
Improved weed control demonstration farm records 27 tons- IITA

Improved weed control demonstration farm records 27 tons- IITA

On-farm demonstrations in Ogun State, a project under the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), have produced average yields of 27 tons per hectare...
High yield of maize in 2017 excite Oyo farmers

High yield of maize in 2017 excite Oyo farmers

Farmers in Oyo State on Thursday expressed happiness following better yield experienced during their second set of maize harvesting in 2017. Mr Olumide Ayinla, the...
Boroh urges Niger Delta Avengers to maintain existing peace

Agriculture: Embrace FG policies, Boroh urges Niger Delta youths

Retired Brig.-Gen Paul Boroh, the Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, has called on youths in the Niger Delta to take...
FG won’t relent in its yam export initiative – Ogbe

FG to ensure supply of quality seeds to farmers – Ogbeh

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu. Ogbeh, says the ministry is working with the Nigeria Security and Defense Corps (NSCDC)...