Tag: agricultural

Mechanized Farming Will Boost Agricultural Production and Create More Jobs for Nigerian Youths – Agric Minister

Suleiman Idris- October 30, 2019

The Honourable Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Alhaji Muhammad Sabo Nanono, has stated that mechanized farming would boost agricultural production and create more jobs ... Read More

AFAN Lauds State Plateau Govt on Tractor Scheme

Henry Solomon- March 9, 2018

The Plateau Chapter of the All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), has lauded the State Government for introducing tractor ownership scheme for farmers. AFAN Plateau ... Read More

NGO, US Embassy Begin Agricultural Empowerment Programme for 150 Youths in Katsina

Henry Solomon- March 9, 2018

An NGO in Katsina state, known as R.H. Equipt, has begun training of 150 unemployed youths on agricultural entrepreneurship in Daura to reduce unemployment and ... Read More

World Food Day: AfDB To Develop 10,000 Agricultural Entrepreneurs Per Country

Henry Solomon- October 17, 2017

The President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, said that the bank would make agriculture a profitable business venture and develop 10,000 young ... Read More

World Bank Projects: 18 States to Benefit From $500M

Henry Solomon- October 13, 2017

Mr. Ularamu Ubandoma, the National Coordinator, Rural Access and Mobility Project (RAMP) says 18 more states will benefit from 500 million dollars World Bank assisted ... Read More

Fifty Three Youths In Taraba Get Empowered In Fadama III Project

Henry Solomon- September 27, 2017

The Fadama III Additional Financing (AF), in Taraba said on Wednesday that the project has trained 53 women and youths on various agricultural enterprises. The ... Read More

Buhari Orders Set-Up Of Technical Committees On China/Nigeria Joint Projects For Rapid Industrialization

Henry Solomon- April 12, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that technical committees be immediately established to finalize discussions on new joint Nigeria/China rail, power, manufacturing, agricultural and solid mineral ... Read More

Federal Government Has No Plan To Retrench Civil Servants – Minister

Henry Solomon- March 21, 2016

The Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Hajiya Zainab Ahmed, has said that, there is no plan by the Federal Government to retrench ... Read More