Tag: Land

Boundary Commission Set to Resolve Benue-Taraba Crisis

Henry Solomon- November 22, 2020

The National Boundary Commission, says it was set to resolve crisis in grey areas of boundary demarcation between Benue and Taraba in early 2021, and ... Read More

Cooperatives to Now Access Housing Loans

Henry Solomon- November 8, 2019

Cooperative societies across the country will now be able to access housing loans from the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria. This is major fallout of ... Read More

Unilorin Vows to Prosecute Illegal Farmers, Herders

Henry Solomon- July 2, 2019

The University of Ilorin in Kwara says it will henceforth prosecute illegal farmers and herders apprehended on its property. Prof. Bolaji Sule, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, ... Read More

Disney to Give Africa Its Own Fairytale “Sade” with Nigerian Producer

Henry Solomon- July 30, 2018

Renowned production studio, Disney, is currently developing an African fairy tale movie “Sade’’ with Nigerian-American producer and director, Rick Famuyiwa. Sade, according to news from ... Read More

Seme Customs Command reclaims land from illegal occupants

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 1, 2018

The Seme Command of the Nigeria CustomsService (NCS), Badagry, Lagos State, says it is reclaiming land that has, over the years, been encroached on by ... Read More

LASU Land: Ambode reduces cost to trespassers by 67%

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 1, 2018

The Lagos State Government says it has reduced the cost to trespassers of the Lagos State University (LASU) land at Ojo by 67 percent. Gov. ... Read More

Federal Government Secures 55,000 Hectares For Grazing Reserves

Henry Solomon- October 12, 2017

The Federal Government said on Thursday that it has secured 55,000 hectares of land from 11 states for the development of pasture and paddocks grazing ... Read More

Kebbi State To Earn Forex Through Rice, Livestock

Henry Solomon- August 17, 2017

Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi says the state is planning to produce rice and livestock in commercial quantities for export to earn foreign exchange. Bagudu ... Read More

NGO Begins Setting Up Of N7bn New City Free For Less Privileged In Ebonyi

Henry Solomon- June 26, 2017

The less privileged in Ebonyi will soon have a new lease of life as Africa Nations Development Programme (ANDP), an Abuja-based NGO, has begun the ... Read More

Agriculture: Federal Government on Improving Irrigation in Nigeria

admin- February 11, 2017

Musbau Dan-Wahab, Abuja: As part of the diversification policy of the Buhari's Administration, the federal government is targeting 500 hectares of land for irrigation across ... Read More

FG Targets 500 Hectares To Improve Irrigation By 2020

Henry Solomon- February 6, 2017

As part of the diversification policy of the Buhari administration, the Federal Government is targeting 500 hectares of land for irrigation across the country by ... Read More

No Agatu Land Was Ceded For Peace With Fulani- Gov. Almakura

AMT Tanimu- January 25, 2017

His Excellency Umaru Tanko Almakura has lamented the reports going round the media that Agatu land was ceded or sold in the process of securing ... Read More

FG Bans The Importation of Cars Through Land Borders

AMT Tanimu- December 5, 2016

Importation of vehicles into Nigeria through the land Borders have been banned by the Federal Government. The prohibition order covers all new and used vehicles. ... Read More

IPCR Engage Farmers Herders In Dialogue

Henry Solomon- October 21, 2016

IPCR Engage Farmers Herders in Dialogue Access to land either for grazing or farming, plus conflicting land use laws have been identified as the major ... Read More

#Budget2016: The Truth on Lagos-Calabar Rail Project – Senator Ashafa

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 12, 2016

I have carefully followed the news items making the rounds in relation to the budget presented to the National Assembly and what was defended by ... Read More

Boko Haram Terrorists Abandoned Iza Camp After Heavy Strike By Airforce

Henry Solomon- March 10, 2016

The Nigerian Air force says Boko Haram Terrorists have fled their camp at Iza Borno state to Sambisa forest after their location came under heavy air ... Read More

Flood Washes Snakes into Communities in Plateau State

Henry Solomon- October 5, 2015

The massive flooding in Plateau have washed snakes from far distances into farms and residences in Pankshin/Kanke/Kannam Federal Constituency, according to Rep. Timothy Golu. Golu, ... Read More

Intercessors For Nigeria Hold 33rd Prayer Conference

Henry Solomon- September 5, 2014

Ifeanyi Ezumba The 33rd National Prayer Conference of the Intercessors for Nigeria have commenced with a call on the Delegates to ignore all distractions and ... Read More