Tag: Audu Ogbeh

FG Considers Fixed Price For Agric Produce – Audu Ogbeh

Henry Solomon- November 13, 2018

The Federal Government says it is considering fixing a guaranteed minimum price for agricultural produce to reduce the fluctuating and high cost of commodities. Chief ... Read More

Thailand Blames Nigeria For Increased Unemployment in The Country

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 3, 2018

Ismaila Chafe: The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr Audu Ogbeh says Thailand has accused President Muhammadu Buhari’s government of being responsible for the ... 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

Minister Of Agriculture, Ogbeh Says To Critics of Yam Export: “Grow Yam”

Henry Solomon- July 10, 2017

Chief Audu Ogbeh,  Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, has advised critics of the Federal Government yam export policy to grow the commodity. Addressing journalists ... Read More

Minister of Agric Rules Out Famine in Nigeria

Suleiman Idris- April 19, 2017

Audu OgbehMinister of Agriculture Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh has again ruled out the issue of famine in Nigeria, as being ... Read More

Osinbajo Tasks Ambassadors-Designate, Elite on Corruption

Abdul Jimoh- April 5, 2017

Osinbajo Tasks Ambassadors-Designate, Elite on Corruption The Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has charged the elite in the country to rise up to ... Read More

Ibrahim Magu Dedicates Person of the Year Award to All Nigerians

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 19, 2017

Mr Ibrahim Magu, the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has dedicated the 2016 Person of the Year Award bestowed on ... Read More

Famine Is Not A Threat To Nigeria – Minister of Agriculture

Henry Solomon- March 5, 2017

The Federal Government has denied the reports by some United Nations (UN) agencies of imminent famine in Nigeria. There is no threat of starvation in ... Read More

Federal Government To Revive Cassava Bread Initiative

Henry Solomon- March 5, 2017

The Federal Government says it will revive the cassava bread initiative introduced by former President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration. Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture ... Read More

No cabal in fertiliser value chain – Ogbeh

Abdul Jimoh- January 26, 2017

Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development The Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbeh, on Thursday in Abuja says there is no cabal in ... Read More

News Summary; 25/01/2017 FG Will Not Stifle Press Freedom And Many More

Abdul Jimoh- January 25, 2017

FG  Set to Receive Consignment Of Fertilizer From Morocco The Federal Government is set to receive first consignment of tones of fertilizer from the Kingdom ... Read More

News Summary 7th December 2016; President Buhari In Dakar, Sirleaf Concludes Visit To Nigeria, etc.

inno.korie- December 7, 2016

NTA News Summary President Muhammadu Buhari has strongly admonished Nigerian elite to stop making expensive demands on the federal government saying should things be done ... Read More

I Did Not Say Rice Is Expensive Because Nigerians Eat Too Much Rice

Tanimu- September 16, 2016

Aishat Ayijimoh Onusi, Abuja: Hon. Minister of Agriculture and Rural development – Chief Audu Ogbeh has dismissed news report quoting him as saying "Nigerians eat ... Read More

AfDB Worried Over The Challenges Of Post-Harvest Losses

Henry Solomon- September 14, 2016

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has expressed worries over the challenge of post-harvest losses in Africa, calling on all concerned stakeholders to proffer immediate solutions. ... Read More

FG Demands Immediate Reinstatement of Ninety-One Sacked CRIN Workers

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 31, 2016

Cocoa Research Institute of Nigeria Logo The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has directed the Accountant General of the Federation to immediately reinstate ... Read More

Agriculture: GESSAN Gives Kudos To FG, Ogbeh over Accrued Debt Payment

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 14, 2016

The Federal ministry of agriculture has been applauded for its prompt effort in paying part of the money its predecessor owes the Growth Enhancement Support ... Read More

FG Sets Up National Task Force On Rice and Wheat Production

Tanimu- June 7, 2016

Audu OgbehMinister of Agriculture Laolu Akande, Abuja: The Federal government has established a National Rice and Wheat Task Force to set up targets that will ... Read More

Agatu Massacre: Ogbeh Assures Communities of Measures Stop Invasion By Herdsmen

Henry Solomon- March 3, 2016

Mr Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development (Photo: Internet) The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr Audu Ogbeh, has assured Agatu people ... Read More

Agriculture Will Revive Nigeria’s Economy – Audu Ogbeh

Suleiman Idris- February 11, 2016

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, has said that massive investment in the agricultural sector by the private sector, state and federal ... Read More