Tag: farmlands

Cropping season: NSCDC to Deploy 1,500 Personnel to Farmlands to Ensure Security

Henry Solomon- July 13, 2019

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), says it has concluded arrangements to deploy additional 1, 500 personnel under its Agro-Ranger scheme to farmlands ... Read More

FG To Pay N88bn To Victims Of Civil War

Abdul Jimoh- October 30, 2017

The Federal Government has agreed to pay N88 billion as compensation to victims of the Civil War in some affected states in the country. This ... Read More

Governor Masari Decries Encroachment Into Cattle Routes, Grazing Reserves In Katsina

Henry Solomon- August 17, 2017

Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has expressed concern over the rampant cases of encroachment of cattle routes, grazing and forest reserves in the state. ... Read More

Three Hundred Thousand Farmers Benefit From BOA Loan Schemes

Henry Solomon- April 24, 2017

The Bank of Agriculture (BOA) says no fewer than 300,000 farmers in the North Central geopolitical zone of the country have benefited from its various ... 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

AfDB Says Nigerian Women Contribute Almost 70% Of Agricultural Workforce In The Country

Henry Solomon- October 21, 2015

Dr Ousmane Dore, Nigeria Country Director (AfDB) African Development Bank (AfDB), said Nigerian women contribute close to 70 per cent of agricultural workforce but get ... Read More