Tag: FARM

Indimi to Establish 10, 000 Hectares of Farm at Unilorin

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2018

Oriental Energy Resources Ltd., an oil company, is to establish a commercial farm on the land of University of Ilorin. Towards this, Alhaji Muhammadu Indimi, ... Read More

Victim Support Fund Donates Farm Implements to Returnee Yobe IDPs

Tanimu- November 7, 2018

In order to restore the means of livelihood to returned Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), the Victims Support Fund (VSF) in collaboration with the Yobe state ... Read More

‎Man docked for allegedly defecating on crops

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 14, 2018

The Police on Friday‎ arraigned a 21-year-old man, John Danladi, in a Kubwa Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, for allegedly defecating on crops. Danladi of ... Read More

Nigeria’s Industrialization Unattainable Without Functional Aluminium And Steel Sector, Dogara

Tanimu- July 17, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker Yakubu Dogara has, again, called on the executive to give priority to steel development in Nigeria, saying it is the bedrock ... 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

Dangote to become world’s largest exporter of rice

Suleiman Idris- April 18, 2017

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Farming: Plateau Converts Mining Ponds to Water Reservoirs

Suleiman Idris- February 7, 2017

The Plateau Government has commenced the conversion of some mining ponds in the state to water reservoirs for irrigation farming. The Commissioner for Water Resources ... Read More

Task Force On Food Security Holds Inaugural Meeting To Gear Up Efforts

Henry Solomon- February 3, 2017

The Task Force on Food Security constituted by the Federal Executive Council on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 had its inaugural meeting this morning. At the ... Read More

FG To Create Cottage Industries At The Grassroots

Suleiman Idris- September 5, 2016

The Federal Government is to establish cottage industries at the grassroots across the country. This is to ensure that productions of Agriculture commodities are processed ... Read More

Federal Government To Meet Herdsmen Over Grazing Reserves

Suleiman Idris- June 8, 2016

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr. Audu Ogbeh, on Tuesday disclosed that Federal Government was planning to engage with key leaders of the Fulani ... Read More