Lake rice subsidised by N1bn since inception — LASG

Lake rice subsidised by N1bn since inception — LASG

The Lagos State Government on Thursday said that it had subsidised the lake rice brand to the tune of N1 billion since it rolled...
Bello of Niger warns against felling of economic trees

Bello of Niger warns against felling of economic trees

Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger has warned that the full wrath of the law would be visited on those that continue with the habit...
Heritage Bank: We are committed to innovative banking services

Heritage Bank restates commitment to agric development

Heritage Bank Plc says it is committed to the sustenance, growth and development of the nation’s agricultural sector.Mr Fela Ibidapo, Divisional Head of Corporate...
AfDB assists TCN to modernise transmission equipment – Adesina

AfDB trains 733 Nigerians on agro technology

The African Development Bank (AfDB) says it trained about 733 people in Nigeria on increased use of technology in agriculture in the country.The bank...
IITA reiterates commitment to nourish African agriculture

IITA reiterates commitment to nourish African agriculture

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan, has reiterated its commitment to conducting researches that will nourish African agriculture.The Director-General of IITA, Dr...
Change in grazing patterns will address farmers-herders clashes, says OgbehChange in grazing patterns will address farmers-herders clashes, says Ogbeh

Minister directs IAR on innovative ideas to boost agricultural production

Chief Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, has directed the Institute for Agricultural Research (IAR) to come-up with more innovative ideas to...
Bello of Niger warns against felling of economic trees

EU plants 4.5m trees in Katsina State

About 4.54 million trees have been planted and maintained in Katsina State under the Improved Fuel Wood Balance project supported by the European Union...
Nigerians anxious to see completion of Lagos-Ibadan highway – Lai Mohammed

Nigeria to achieve self-sufficiency in rice by 2020 – FG

The Federal Government says Nigeria will achieve self-sufficiency in rice production by 2020 with sustained implementation of the Anchor Borrowers’ Programme launched on Nov....
Cellulant raises $47.5m for Farmers in Africa

Rice farmers want effective policy banning rice importation

The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria, Oyo state chapter, has stressed the need for the Federal Government to sustain and make effective, policy banning...
Farming activities resume in Jigawa

Maize farmers’ association decries delay in passage of 2018 Budget

Maize Growers, Processors and Marketers Association of Nigeria (MAGPAMAN) said on Wednesday that the delay in the passage of the 2018 budget had affected...
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United States 1,881,205
Cases: 1,881,205
Deaths: 108,059
Recovered: 645,974
Active: 1,127,172
Brazil 558,237
Cases: 558,237
Deaths: 31,309
Recovered: 253,570
Active: 273,358
Russia 423,741
Cases: 423,741
Deaths: 5,037
Recovered: 186,985
Active: 231,719
Spain 287,012
Cases: 287,012
Deaths: 27,127
Recovered:
Active: 259,885
United Kingdom 277,985
Cases: 277,985
Deaths: 39,369
Recovered:
Active: 238,616
Italy 233,515
Cases: 233,515
Deaths: 33,530
Recovered: 160,092
Active: 39,893
India 207,191
Cases: 207,191
Deaths: 5,829
Recovered: 100,285
Active: 101,077
France 189,220
Cases: 189,220
Deaths: 28,940
Recovered: 68,812
Active: 91,468
Germany 184,091
Cases: 184,091
Deaths: 8,674
Recovered: 166,400
Active: 9,017
Peru 174,884
Cases: 174,884
Deaths: 4,767
Recovered: 69,257
Active: 100,860
Turkey 165,555
Cases: 165,555
Deaths: 4,585
Recovered: 129,921
Active: 31,049
Iran 157,562
Cases: 157,562
Deaths: 7,942
Recovered: 123,077
Active: 26,543
Chile 108,686
Cases: 108,686
Deaths: 1,188
Recovered: 44,946
Active: 62,552
Mexico 97,326
Cases: 97,326
Deaths: 10,637
Recovered: 70,308
Active: 16,381
Canada 92,410
Cases: 92,410
Deaths: 7,395
Recovered: 50,357
Active: 34,658
Saudi Arabia 89,011
Cases: 89,011
Deaths: 549
Recovered: 65,790
Active: 22,672
China 83,021
Cases: 83,021
Deaths: 4,634
Recovered: 78,314
Active: 73
Pakistan 76,398
Cases: 76,398
Deaths: 1,621
Recovered: 27,110
Active: 47,667
Qatar 60,259
Cases: 60,259
Deaths: 43
Recovered: 36,036
Active: 24,180
Belgium 58,615
Cases: 58,615
Deaths: 9,505
Recovered: 15,934
Active: 33,176
Bangladesh 52,445
Cases: 52,445
Deaths: 709
Recovered: 11,120
Active: 40,616
Netherlands 46,647
Cases: 46,647
Deaths: 5,967
Recovered:
Active: 40,680
Belarus 44,255
Cases: 44,255
Deaths: 243
Recovered: 19,195
Active: 24,817
Ecuador 40,414
Cases: 40,414
Deaths: 3,438
Recovered: 20,019
Active: 16,957
Sweden 38,589
Cases: 38,589
Deaths: 4,468
Recovered:
Active: 34,121
Singapore 35,836
Cases: 35,836
Deaths: 24
Recovered: 23,175
Active: 12,637
South Africa 35,812
Cases: 35,812
Deaths: 755
Recovered: 18,313
Active: 16,744
United Arab Emirates 35,788
Cases: 35,788
Deaths: 269
Recovered: 18,726
Active: 16,793
Portugal 32,895
Cases: 32,895
Deaths: 1,436
Recovered: 19,869
Active: 11,590
Colombia 31,833
Cases: 31,833
Deaths: 1,009
Recovered: 11,142
Active: 19,682