Tag: Livestock

Livestock: Kebbi Govt procures drugs, veterinary equipment

Suleiman Idris- July 1, 2020

The Kebbi State Ministry of Animal Health, Husbandry and Fisheries has procured drugs and veterinary equipment to enhance treatment of Zoontic diseases in the state. ... Read More

Bagudu Elevates Veterinary Workers to Develop Livestock

Suleiman Idris- May 13, 2019

Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi, has approved the removal of bar on the  progression of veterinary doctors from Consolidated Medical Salary Scale (CONMESS) six to ... Read More

Butchers’ Union Boast of Potentials to Create 5 million Jobs

Henry Solomon- June 5, 2018

National Butchers’ Union of Nigeria (NBUN) has said that no fewer than five million jobs could be created by the union, with support from all ... Read More

Rwanda Bans Importation of Sheep, Goats from Neigbhouring Burundi

Henry Solomon- April 10, 2018

Rwanda Tuesday announced a ban on importation of sheep, goat and their products from Burundi following reports of a viral disease outbreak. The agriculture minister ... 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

Yobe Possesses 8Million Livestock with Huge Investment Potential

Henry Solomon- July 14, 2017

Dr Mustapha Gaidam, Manager, Yobe Pilot Livestock Development Programme, says the state has over eight million livestock with huge investment opportunities. Gaidam, who said this ... Read More

Troops Clears Armed Bandits Camps in Plateau, Kaduna and Zamfara States

Tanimu- August 29, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: Troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army on operations aimed at dealing with the menace of livestock rustling, armed banditry and other ... Read More

Boko Haram Attacks Jere, Borno State

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 27, 2016

Few days after the return of displaced Emirs who have spent about two years in Maiduguri due to Boko Haram insurgence, believing that the fights ... Read More

1,304 Livestock Recovered, 15 Suspected Cattle Rustlers Arrested By Troops of 1 Division

Tanimu- March 29, 2016

Troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army in conjunction with other security agencies within the last one week have recorded tremendous success in the fight against ... Read More

NiMet Predicts Food and Health Challenges, Disaster, During Dry Season

Henry Solomon- December 11, 2015

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has warned against the effect of the "El Nino" (warm weather) conditions associated with the current dry season saying, it will ... Read More