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Oshiomhole hails tribunal judgment, says judiciary still remains hope for common man

Edo farmers get N2bn CBN loan

Farmers in Edo State are beneficiaries of N2 billion loan from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) guaranteed by the state government in the...
Dangote refutes report on importation of poisonous rice

Dangote refutes report on importation of poisonous rice

Dangote group on Tuesday debunked widely circulated broadcast that the company was allegedly partnering with the Federal Government to import and flood the market...
FG won’t relent in its yam export initiative – Ogbe

Nigeria to export ‘special grasses’ to Saudi Arabia for forex

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, on Wednesday, said the ministry will begin the paddock development (growing of special grasses for cattle)...
New generation farmers meet to develop pig farming in Nigeria

New generation farmers meet to develop pig farming in Nigeria

The Association of Pig Promoters in Nigeria (APPN), a group comprised of new generation farmers, on has chatted ways to improve pig farming and...
Osun, DFID’s scheme, GEMS4, sign MoU to create markets for local products

Agric trainees in Germany vow to turn around business in Osun, Nigeria

  Exactly three weeks after leaving Osun, Nigeria and arriving in the State of Saxony-Anhalt for their three months intensive training in agriculture and food...
Fayose annuls 400 appointments at state varsity

Ekiti govt to begin planting of 250,000 trees

...as illegal tree fellers face 6-month jail term   Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose will on Monday flag off the planting of 250,000 trees as...
Taraba can meet Nigeria’s annual rice demand — Ishaku

Ishaku urges Taraba residents to embrace agriculture

  Taraba State Governor, Mr. Darius Ishaku, on Tuesday, urged the people of the state to embrace agriculture to boost the economy and become self-reliant. Ishaku...
LG chief lauds Amosun’s agricultural policy

Climate change: Ogun to distribute free seeds

The Ogun State government has concluded plans to distribute free seedlings of Teak, Gmelina and other species of trees to individuals and residents of...
Dogara gives committees 1 week to present pending bills

Reps probes EU ban on Nigerian beans import

  The House of Representatives, on Wednesday, resolved to investigate the European Union (EU) ban extended to the importation of dried beans by its member...
Arla Foods restates confidence in potentials of Nigerian Dairy Sector

Arla Foods restates confidence in potentials of Nigerian Dairy Sector

…Conducts field visits to Local Dairy Farms   Arla Foods, one of the world’s leading dairy firms and makers of Dano Milk, has expressed confidence in...