Tag: Federal Ministry of Agriculture

CBN okays compensation for 500,000 rice farmers affected by flood

admin- January 15, 2019

The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) said the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has approved compensation for over 550,000, rice farmers affected by the ... Read More

FCT Farmers Seek Timely release Of Subsidised Fertiliser

Abdul Jimoh- June 20, 2017

FCT Farmers Seek Timely release Of Subsidised Fertiliser Some farmers in the Federal Capital Territory have appealed to the Federal Government to urgently make fertiliser available ... 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

FG To Implement “Climate-Smart” Agriculture

admin- October 17, 2016

FMIC, Abuja: The Federal Government is to implement “climate-smart” agriculture under the Nigeria’s National Determined Contributions (NDC) programme. Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural ... Read More

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

AMT 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