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Ogbe wants army personnel to invest in agric

Recession exit: FG commends farmers, urges reduction in food prices

The Federal Government has commended farmers across the country for their contribution toward exiting the country from recession. Recall that the National Bureau of Statistics...
Farmers predict bumper harvest as prices drop

Farmers predict bumper harvest as prices drop

Prices of some food items in some states of the North-East have dropped slightly as farmers anticipate bumper harvest this year, a survey by...
Farmers decry lack of inputs for dry season farming

Borno farmers hopeful of bumper harvest

Some farmers in Maiduguri have expressed optimism of recording bumper harvests in the 2017 cropping season. They also commended the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO)...
Ogbe wants army personnel to invest in agric

No food insufficiency threat in Nigeria – Ogbeh

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, says there is no threat of food insufficiency in the country. He told newsmen in...
FG warns volunteers against selling N-Power devices

FG boost agriculture in Edo with 711 N-Power extension agents

The Federal Government has deployed 711 N-Power agricultural extension agents to Edo to boost agricultural activities in the state. The Programme Manager of the State...
Ogbe wants army personnel to invest in agric

FG to establish commodities’ certification centres – Ogbeh

The Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbeh ,said the Federal Government will soon establish commodities’ certification centres across the six geo-political zones to aid...
No importation of raw eggs into Nigeria-Association

No importation of raw eggs into Nigeria – Association

Dr Ayoola Oduntan, President of Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN), said on Tuesday that nobody imported raw eggs into the country. Oduntan was reacting to...
Herdsmen/farmers crisis and the Nigerian Army example By Charles Ibekwe

Cattle breeders applaud Buhari’s pledge to end clashes between farmers, herdsmen

Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has applauded President Muhammadu Buhari’s pledge to end the clashes between farmers and herdsmen. MACBAN’s National Secretary,...
Farmers predict bumper harvest as prices drop

FAO distributes 51 bags of rice seeds to Anambra farmers

The Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) in collaboration with Africa Rice Nigeria has distributed 51 bags of improved rice seeds to 50 farmers in...
Boroh remains Amnesty boss, sack news fake

Agricultural revolution precursor to industrialisation, says Boroh

The Coordinator, Presidential Amnesty Programme(PAP), Brig.-Gen. Paul Boroh (Rtd) has said that the ongoing Nigeria’s agricultural revolution was a precursor to the anticipated industrialisation...