Category: Agriculture

Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu interacts with dry season farmers in Kebbi

Suleiman Idris- February 3, 2021

Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu says ongoing agricultural revival initiated by incumbent regime will be vigorously pursued towards ensuring food security and sufficiency. The governor affirmed ... Read More

Food security: Kaduna government, stakeholders inspect wheat farms to assess yields

Abdul Jimoh- January 22, 2021

The Kaduna State Government, along with some stakeholders in the agricultural sector, on Thursday concluded a two-day on-the-spot assessment visits to some wheat farms in ... Read More

Gombe Govt Distributes Water Pumps For Dry Season Farming

Suleiman Idris- January 6, 2021

Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has unveiled project vehicles, motorcycles and water pumps for distribution to project supervisors, monitoring and evaluation officers and ... Read More

Niger State Govt To Resist Any Threat Against The Actualization Of Bobi Grazing

Suleiman Idris- January 5, 2021

Niger State Government says it would not succumb to but will resist any attempt or threat to sabotage it's efforts and commitment towards the development ... Read More

Kano Agro-Pastoral Devt. Project to commence major civil works in 2021

Suleiman Idris- January 2, 2021

Kano state Agro Pastoral Development Project, KSADP, will award contracts for consultancies on designs and supervisions of projects, worth millions of Naira in the next ... Read More

Zuma FM holds 4th Annual Agricultural Harvest Festival

Suleiman Idris- December 20, 2020

The 4th Zuma Annual agricultural harvest festival took place on the 5th of December, 2020. It was also the 15th anniversary of Zuma Fm radio, ... Read More

Niger State Govt to support small farmers for greater productivity

Suleiman Idris- December 19, 2020

In a bid to boost agricultural production in Niger State, the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Ahmed Ibrahim Matane has reaffirmed Government's commitment to ... Read More

Kano Agro Pastoral Development Project To Support 100,000 Farmers With $3. 23 Million

Suleiman Idris- December 18, 2020

Kano State Agro-Pastoral Development Project, KSADP, and the Kano Agricultural and Rural Development Authority, KNARDA, have launched collaboration for the implementation of agricultural interventions worth ... Read More

Niger govt to support small farmers for greater productivity

Suleiman Idris- December 9, 2020

Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello says his administration will do its best to fully support small Farmers in the State to enhance their productivity ... Read More

Improved Agricultural Extension Service Will Boost Production And Grow GDP – Sabo Nanono

Suleiman Idris- December 3, 2020

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Alhaji Muhammad Sabo Nanono has reaffirmed the Federal Government’s commitment towards improving agricultural extension services, boost food production ... Read More

World Food Day: Kano State Agro Pastoral Project To Support 550, 000 Farmers

Suleiman Idris- October 16, 2020

The Kano State AgroPastoral Development Project, will impact on at least 550, 000 primary beneficiary farmers in Kano, as part of its overall objective to ... Read More

Nigeria to participate in agriculture transformation initiative -FAO

Suleiman Idris- September 22, 2020

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) on Monday says Nigeria has expressed its interest to join the Hand- in-Hand initiative to ... Read More

FG promises speedy intervention to Kebbi flood victims

Suleiman Idris- September 15, 2020

The Federal Government has promised speedy intervention to flood victim and farmers in Kebbi by ensuring they get improved seeds to restart planting as soon ... Read More

COVID-19: FCTA to ensure adequate food supply in FCT

Abdul Jimoh- September 8, 2020

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), on Tuesday in Abuja expressed determination to ensure adequate food supply to cushion the effects of COVID-19 on residents. ... Read More

Adamawa Government to Revamp Abandoned Fertilizer Plant

Henry Solomon- September 8, 2020

Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa says his administration has concluded arrangement to revamp the state-owned fertilizer blending plant. Fintiri gave the assurance on Tuesday shortly ... Read More

Buhari expresses shock over deaths, destruction of farms by flood in Kebbi

Abdul Jimoh- September 2, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep concern over the heavy floods in Kebbi that took a number of lives, submerged hectares of farmlands and houses, ... Read More

COVID-19: Traditional ruler approves cancellation of Lokoja fishing festival

Abdul Jimoh- September 2, 2020

The Maigari, traditional head of Lokoja, Alhaji Muhammadu Kabir has approved the cancellation of this year’s edition of the Donkwo Fishing Festival. Donkwo is an annual fishing festival in Lokoja, Kogi. ... Read More

Kebbi rice farmers lost N1bn to flood – Official

Suleiman Idris- August 30, 2020

Kebbi State Government says it has lost about N1 billion worth of rice and other farm produce to ravaging flood recorded in different parts of ... Read More

Association seeks establishment of EPZ in Kebbi

Suleiman Idris- August 24, 2020

    The Federation of Agricultural Commodities Association of Nigeria (FACAN), Kebbi Chapter has urged the Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) to establish an ... Read More

Lawmaker to empower 400 rice farmers in Abia

Suleiman Idris- August 23, 2020

  Rice Farming Mr Chijioke Chukwu, member representing Bende North in Abia House of Assembly says he will empower 400 rice farmers in his constituency ... Read More