Tag: Fertilizer

National Security Adviser Reacts to Wrongful Use of Fertilizer in Nigeria

AMT Tanimu- March 3, 2020

The National Security Adviser (NSA), Alhaji Mohammed Monguno has reiterated the commitment of his office to checking the wrongful use of fertilizer across the country, ... Read More

Jigawa govt. procures improved maize seed to farmers

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 19, 2019

The Jigawa government has procured 28 tonnes of maize for its maize farmers at the subsidized rate of N2,500 per 20kg bag for the 2019 ... Read More

Plateau: Pankshin LG boss commences sale of 16 trucks of fertilizer to farmers

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 17, 2018

Mrs Naomi Golmwen, Management Committee Chairman, Pankshin Local Government Area, Plateau, on Tuesday commenced the sale of fertilizer to farmers for the 2018 farming season. ... Read More

27 ships conveying petrol, food and others, expected at Lagos Ports

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 31, 2018

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said about 27 ships conveying petroleum products, food, and other goods were expected to arrive at Apapa and Tin Can ... Read More

Why Adesina Won The 2017 World Prize For Food

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2017

The World Food Prize Foundation has explained why Dr Akinwumi Adesina won the 250,000 dollars 2017 World Food Prize Laureate prize on Monday. President of the Foundation, Amb. ... Read More

President Buhari’s New Version of The Niger Delta – Osinbajo

Henry Solomon- June 6, 2017

The Acting President Yemi Osinbajo says the Buhari administration is promoting a new way of thinking and engagement that will secure the development of the ... Read More

Gov Sani Bello Flags Off Sales And Distribution Of 15,000 Metric Tonnes Of Fertilizer

Suleiman Idris- May 12, 2017

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello on Thursday flagged off the sale and distribution of 15,000 metric tonnes of fertiliser valued at N1.5 billion ... Read More

Nigeria, Morocco Fertilizer Deal Creates 50, 000 jobs -NNPC

AMT Tanimu- March 24, 2017

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: About 50, 000 jobs have been created in the country following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the supply ... Read More

Federal Government To Subsidise Fertilizer Price Per Bag By 30-40%

AMT Tanimu- February 28, 2017

Laolu Akande, Abuja: The Presidential Fertilizer Initiative of the Buhari Administration has started yielding results, with the production of more than 4,000 metric tonnes of ... Read More

Presidency Activates $20B ‘Gas Revolution’ Project

Henry Solomon- February 27, 2017

In what is called a ‘Gas Revolution,’ and following the renewed interactive engagements of the Federal Government with oil-producing communities in several states in the ... 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

President Muhammadu Buhari Receives Moroccan Special Envoy

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 14, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari says the nation's Agricultural revolution drive is no longer a matter of speculation but of urgent necessity. R-L; President Muhammadu Buhari, Delegate ... Read More

Rice Farmers In Kebbi Target Production of 1Million Tonnes of Rice Annually

Henry Solomon- March 21, 2016

Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) in Kebbi says it targets production of one million metric tonnes of rice annually on the platform of Central ... Read More

Fertilizer Distribution at the second Phase of the Programme Yola

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 26, 2014

Six hundred thousand registered farmers in Adamawa State to benefit from the growth enhancement scheme fertilizer distribution at the second phase of the programme.The 2nd ... Read More