Thursday, 21st September 2023


16 Aug
As inflation bites further, mostly from the effects of subsidy removal on the economy, there are concerns about the Federal Government’s ability to sustain its deregulation stance...
8 Jun
Stakeholders have raised concern that Nigeria has been losing $382.5 million yearly to the ban on beans exportation by the European Union (EU) in the last eight years, bringing the total loss to $2.9 billion.
16 May
On May 29, President Muhammadu Buhari will leave behind an inflation rate of 22.22 per cent (the highest in about 17 years), which is well over double of the level he met in 2015.
7 Apr
The All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), has urged governors in the South-West zone to cultivate rice in commercial quantities to reduce the price of the commodity in the country.
13 Nov 2022
Stakeholders in the nation’s food and agriculture value chain have said that unless urgent steps are taken by the Federal Government, the massive destruction to farmlands by the recent floods may result in a severe hunger crisis in 2023.
3 Oct 2022
Residents of Ondo State have expressed a grave concern over the slow pace of development in the nation’s health, agriculture and education sectors.
11 Jun 2022
The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr Mohammad Abubakar, has assured of the ministry’s readiness to collaborate with All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) to improve farmers’ livelihood across the country.
16 May 2022
The All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) has said it will only support politicians that go into partnership with them ahead of the 2023 general elections.
2 May 2022
There are indications that higher cost of fertiliser in the country will lead to low yield per hectare and shortage of food in the country.
24 Mar 2022
The Nigeria Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has stated that the absence of a national single window is inhibiting Nigeria's ability to maximise its export potential globally.
20 Mar 2022
Gov. Gboyega Oyetola has urged Osun electorate not to allow those he described as “kindergarten politicians” to deceive them ahead of the July 16 governoship election.
14 Mar 2022
The All Farmers Association (AFAN), Jigawa Chapter, says the nationwide lingering fuel scarcity will likely affect dry season farming in the state.


As the world marks the International Day of Peace, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, (NSCDC), has called for tolerance to push the United Nations drive for tolerance and cease-fire. Commandant General of the Corps, Dr. Ahmed Audi, said Nigeria stands to benefit as a nation when individuals imbibe the culture of peaceful coexistence.…
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JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 21 September 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Organisations in Southern Africa have received a welcome boost to their digital transformation efforts with the graduation of the latest cohort of candidates from the SAP Young Professionals Program. Tracy Bolton, Chief Operating Officer at SAP Africa, says the additional skills capacity comes at a critical time for the…
14 mins ago
Eagle Intelligent Health and Mobicel partnership connects people in need of healthcare with qualified, skilled doctors JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 21 September 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- There is less than one medical doctor for every 1 000 South Africans. This is according to the World Factbook, an encyclopaedia on the countries of the world compiled by the US government. Exacerbating…
2 hours ago
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has been awarded the ‘Symbol of Peace’ among recipients of the maiden edition of the ‘100 Most Notable Peace Icons in Africa’ honour.
2 hours ago
Kenyan police said Thursday they had learned from their "mistakes" as the nation commemorated the 10th anniversary of a bloody siege at an upmarket shopping centre in the capital Nairobi.