Tag: Minister of Agriculture

Lack Of Moral Values, Bane Of Security Challenges – SGF

Abdul Jimoh- December 5, 2018

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha, says Nigeria’s security challenges are largely due to lack of moral values, especially ... Read More

FG Agric Job Creation Programme For 360,000 Youths Begins Soon – Emefiele

Abdul Jimoh- October 6, 2017

Federal Government has commenced steps to ensure quick commencement of the Federal Government’s agricultural initiative to provide jobs for 360,000 youths nationwide,  the Governor, Central ... Read More

Recession exit: FG commends farmers, urges reduction in food prices

inno.korie- September 8, 2017

The Federal Government has commended farmers across the country for their contribution toward exiting the country from recession. Chief Audu Ogbe                                     Minister of Agriculture The ... Read More

We Are Working With The Us Government On Repatriation Of Corruption Proceeds – VP Osinbajo

Abdul Jimoh- August 29, 2017

The Buhari administration has reached out to the US government to step up its assistance in ensuring that corrupt officials don’t get a safe haven ... Read More

Snakes importation: FG begins investigation to uncover importers -Ogbeh

inno.korie- July 28, 2017

The Federal Government says it has commenced investigation to uncover the importers of three consignments containing 140 species of snakes and 660 other animals imported ... Read More

Federal Government To Revive Cassava Bread Initiative

Henry Solomon- March 5, 2017

The Federal Government says it will revive the cassava bread initiative introduced by former President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration. Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture ... 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

AfDB Worried Over The Challenges Of Post-Harvest Losses

Henry Solomon- September 14, 2016

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has expressed worries over the challenge of post-harvest losses in Africa, calling on all concerned stakeholders to proffer immediate solutions. ... Read More

FG Demands Immediate Reinstatement of Ninety-One Sacked CRIN Workers

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 31, 2016

Cocoa Research Institute of Nigeria Logo The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has directed the Accountant General of the Federation to immediately reinstate ... Read More

Network News Summary: All You Need to Know Today 27/6/2016

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 27, 2016

World Day Against Drug Abuse   The United Nations International Day against Drug Abuse and illicit trafficking is observed on June 26 each year, to raise ... Read More

Rice Will Become Very Affordable By April – Minister of Agriculture, Mr. Audu Ogbe Disclosed

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 13, 2016

The Federal Government said on Saturday that it would stabilise the price of rice from April to make it affordable to everybody in the country. ... Read More

Minister of Agriculture on Research to Feed Africa

admin- October 7, 2014

Akinwumi Adesina, Honourable Minister ofAgriculture of Nigeria   Speech Delivered by Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, Honourable Minister of Agriculture of Nigeria at the High Policy Dialogue ... Read More

Jonathan for Israel

admin- October 22, 2013

President Jonathan will on Wednesday embark on pilgrimage to Israel. While in Israel, the President is also scheduled to hold talks with the Israeli President ... Read More

Ministerial Platform: Minister of Agriculture

admin- June 15, 2013

By Kierian Umeayo The Jonathan administration has in the last two years changed the face of agriculture in Nigeria with significant success recorded in value ... Read More