Monday, April 23, 2018
Minister directs IAR on innovative ideas to boost agricultural production

Nigeria to export processed cashew nuts by 2019-Ogbeh

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr Audu Ogbeh, on Tuesday said that the country would start processing its raw cashew nuts for...
Price of garri drops by 60% in Enugu

Farmer attributes high cost of garri to decline in cassava production

A large scale cassava farmer in Ilorin, Mr Tajudeen Onilu, has attributed the sky-rocketing price of garri in several parts of the country to...
Catfish Farmers urge FG not to introduce VAT to fish production

Catfish Farmers urge FG not to introduce VAT to fish production

The Catfish Farmers Association of Nigeria has urged the Federal Government to have a rethink and drop the idea of adding Value Added Tax...
BoA gets $1.1m AfDB grant for staff capacity building

BoA gets $1.1m AfDB grant for staff capacity building

The Bank of Agriculture says it has secured US$1.118 million grant from the African Development Bank (AfDB) for its capacity building and institutional strengthening...
Ogun tells residents to plant trees

Ogun uncovers plot to steal forest resources

The efforts of the Central Log Control put in place by the Ogun State Ministry of Forestry to curb illegal exploitation of trees and...
Minister directs IAR on innovative ideas to boost agricultural production

FG procures 100 rice mills for distribution to states – Ogbeh

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, says the Federal Government has purchased 100 rice mills for distribution to rice-producing states...
Dana Air/SPG Unveil Amazing Christmas and New Year Packages

Dana Air launches Self-Service Kiosk at MMA2

Dana Air on Saturday introduced a Self-Service Kiosk at the Murtala Mohammed Airport 2 (MMA2) to improve its customer service at the terminal. Speaking at...
NEWS ANALYSIS: Nigerians condemn importation of garri, other food items

NEWS ANALYSIS: Nigerians condemn importation of garri, other food items

Nigerians have condemned the importation of certain food items such as “garri”, rice and local soups, describing it as very absurd. A cross-section of Nigerians,...
Aregbesola says Osun has capacity to produce rice to feed South-West, visits farm field

Aregbesola says Osun has capacity to produce rice to feed South-West, visits farm field

Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun says the state has the capacity to grow enough rice to feed the entire South-West region of the country. This...
7yrs gone, Aregbesola still blame PDP for Osun woes

Aregbesola appeals to Nigerians to patronise local rice

Gov. Rauf Aregbesola of Osun has appealed to Nigerians to patronise local rice to boost local production of the commodity to boost food security...