Agriculture

$8.4m forfeiture suit against Jonathan: Judgment Feb. 28

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had secured an interim order for forfeiture of the sum before Justice Mojisola…

2 years ago

Illegal wildlife trade: Minister hands over 6 forensic toolkits to Customs

Zarma, who gave the toolkits to Deputy Comptroller of NCS, Mr Hammi Swomen, in Abuja, said that the toolkits would…

2 years ago

Court discharges man accused of causing public nuisance

Court discharges man accused of causing public nuisance

2 years ago

South Sudan urges probe into peacekeepers’ helicopter crash

Helicopter Juba, Feb. 11, 2019 (Xinhua/NNN) South Sudan on Monday called on the African Union and the UN to launch…

2 years ago

Contractor docked for alleged N230,000 fraud

Misappropriation By Joy Kaka Abuja, Feb. 11, 2019 ( NNN) A 34-year-old contractor, Abubakar Adams, on Monday appeared before a…

2 years ago

Climate change: Environmentalist calls for protection of children

Children By Mercy Omoike Lagos, Feb. 11, 2019 (NNN) Environmentalist, Ms Gloria Bulus, has called for greater precautionary measures for…

2 years ago

National task force wants declaration of emergency on army worms

Emergency By Hawa Lawal Abuja, Feb. 11, 2019 (NNN) The National Task Force on Falls Army Worms (FAW) has called…

2 years ago

Cleric drags NAWOJ, FIDA to court over alleged defamation of character

In the suit filed in October 2018, at an Upper Area Court, Kasuwan Nama in Jos, the cleric accused NAWOJ…

2 years ago

Chevron 2012 gas explosion: Koluama youths seek out of court resolution

The position of the youths is stated in a letter to the Commanding Officer of the Front Operations Naval Base…

2 years ago

Cleric cautions residents of Southeast against election boycott

“All parishioners should embark on fasting and prayer from 6 a.m. to 12 p.m.starting from Wednesday to Friday for the…

2 years ago

Gov. Bello inaugurates N400m water plant in Izom

By Rita Iliya Gurara (Niger), Feb. 10, 2019 (NNN) Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger has inaugurated the N400 million water…

2 years ago

Anambra tanker fire, a disaster – APGA National Chairman

Oye said this on Sunday when he visited the scene of the accident in Amawbia, for an on-the-spot assessment.

2 years ago

BREAKING: INEC declares Osun 2019 guber election inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has postponed the declaration of a winner of the closely contested election between the All…

2 years ago

Real reasons why Kemi Adeosun resigns

The Nigerian finance minister, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun has voluntarily resigned today. The real reason behind her resignation is not yet…

2 years ago

More Revelation On Otedola Bridge Tanker fire explosion

More Revelation On Otedola Bridge Tanker fire explosion So Jonah wakes up in the morning, Leaves Home, Tell his love…

2 years ago

Google announces a change of name to AdWords

Google earlier this week announced that Google AdWords is becoming Google Ads. The new Google Ads brand represents the fortune…

2 years ago

Breaking: Petrol Tanker explodes in Lagos, cars, people dead!

A fuel-laden tanker has exploded along the Otedola Bridge axis of Berger in Lagos with the blaze engulfing at least…

2 years ago

EDF rolls out empowerment, urges people to ignore Fayose’s propaganda and vote Fayemi

By Gbenga Sodeinde, Ado Ekiti Non Governmental Organization, Ekiti Development Front (EDF) has again empowered another set of 163 residents…

2 years ago

EDF constructs bridge neglected by Fayose, urges people to vote against irresponsible govt

EDF constructs bridge neglected by Fayose, urges people to vote against irresponsible govt. By Gbenga Sodeinde, Ado Ekiti A non…

2 years ago

Nigeria World Cup 2018 Team Guide

It’s the sixth time Nigeria is competing in the tournament, which makes the Super Eagles a regular World Cup player,…

2 years ago

EDF EMPOWERS  EKITI RESIDENTS, DEDICATES IT TO FAYEMI

EDF EMPOWERS  EKITI RESIDENTS, DEDICATES IT TO FAYEMI By GBENGA SODEINDE,ADO EKITI The Ekiti Development Front (EDF) has empowered no…

2 years ago

Afua Osei, Ozzy Agu, NaijaNomads Take on London with Travelstart Nigeria & Virgin Atlantic for the #RoyalWeddingPromo

Windsor Castle in Windsor, United Kingdom is the place to be this Saturday, May 19, 2018 as the world witnesses…

2 years ago

BREAKING: Obasanjo joins a new political party, ADC with his CNM

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, who is the convener of the Coalition for Nigeria Movement, a pressure group that appears to…

2 years ago

UNDP, NGO plant 1000 trees in schools

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Initiative for Food Security and Ecosystem Preservation (GIFSEP) are planting 1000…

2 years ago

Video: Herdsmen/farmers crisis: ECOWAS set to review regulations

ECOWAS member states are set to review regional regulations on transhumance to curb herdsmen and farmers’ crisis in the region.…

2 years ago

ECOWAS member states urged to implement laws on livestock management

ECOWAS member-states have been urged to implement the Protocol on Transhumance and publish same in national languages to sensitise citizens…

3 years ago

Expert advocates Ministry,Nollywood partnership to promote agriculture

Dr Idris Badiru of the University of Ibadan has advocated partnership between Ministries of Agriculture and Nollywood industry to promote…

3 years ago

Climate change: African youths urged to enhance participation in advocacy

African youths have been urged to increase their participation in programmes aimed at reducing the effects of climate change on…

3 years ago

Institute warns against use of fertiliser, pesticide on produce for export

The Nigeria Institute of Food Science and Technology (NIFST) on Monday warned farmers against using fertiliser, pesticides, herbicides on produce…

3 years ago

Akinwumi Adesina emerges 2017 World Food Prize Laureate

The President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina, has been named the 2017 World Food Prize Laureate. The…

3 years ago

Kenya’s drought could affect vegetable exports, says industry

The drought that was experienced in Kenya early this year could affect overall vegetable exports in 2017, the industry said…

3 years ago

Kontagora council boss says VCDP has increased rice, cassava production in area

Alhaji Atahiru Baba-Makaranta, Chairman Kontagora Local Government Council, Niger says the Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP) has increased rice and…

3 years ago

Tanzanian Govt urges African leaders to plan against climate-change disasters

The Tanzanian government on Wednesday urged African leaders to as a matter of urgency, plan against climate–change related disasters, adding “every…

3 years ago

Nigeria inaugurates National Advisory Committee on animal genetic resources

The National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) has set up a National Advisory Committee to look into ways to improve local…

3 years ago