Monday, 24th January 2022
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2 Feb 2021
The Lagos State Commissioner for Agriculture, Ms Abisola Olusanya, on Saturday, described digitization as critical for the country to attain its food security needs.
30 Jan 2021
Abisola Olusanya is a tenacious and result-oriented professional with almost 10 years of professional experience in leadership roles. She’s been at the forefront of executing strategies towards food security
26 Jan 2021
Thousands of Indian farmers battled police across New Delhi Tuesday as they took protests against agriculture reform into the capital during a giant Republic Day military parade.
24 Jan 2021
The Gambian-born aspirant for the position of the Commissioner for Agriculture, Rural Development, Blue Economy and Sustainable Development in African Union, Mr. Ernest Reuben Aubee
24 Jan 2021
The Institute of Agricultural Research and Training (IAR&T), Ibadan, Oyo State, has trained 100 youths on different areas of agriculture in the state. The training, in partnership with the Senator representing Oyo South Senatorial District, Kola Balogun, was designed for youths in the nine Local Council Areas of the Senatorial district. Executive Director of IAR&T,…
22 Jan 2021
Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo, says the focus of his administration is to attract investors into the oil palm and cassava sub-sectors
4 Jan 2021
The chairman of, House of Representatives Committee on Agricultural Colleges and Institutions, Monir Dan Agundi, has advised Nigerian youths to embrace agriculture rather than waiting for government
8 Dec 2020
Commissioner for Agriculture, Ogun State, Dr Samson Adeola Odedina, in this interview says the state has a roadmap for food security and for commercial agriculture using various schemes
2 Dec 2020
Prominent Urhobo leaders, yesterday, met in Asaba, the Delta State capital to review and harness the agricultural potential in Urhobo land with a view to creating employment and reducing poverty in its 24 kingdoms. The leaders, who stated this at the third edition of Urhobo Economic and Investment Summit, said subsistence farming was no longer…
29 Nov 2020
The Minister of Agriculture, Mohammed Sabo Nanono, has said Nigeria borders will remain locked and the key is thrown into the lagoon.
29 Nov 2020
Ogun State Government has expressed readiness to extend agricultural opportunities to the Women Entrepreneurs and Professional Development Network (WEPAN), as well as other women groups
11 Nov 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari has urged agencies in the nation’s agriculture sector to readjust priorities for the inclusion of youths in modern farming. During the launch of the National Young Farmers Scheme, designed by the National Agricultural Land Development Authority (NALDA) in Abuja yesterday, the President reiterated that agriculture remained the backbone of the Nigerian economy…


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Angry youth on Monday set ablaze Noble Kids Comprehensive College, the school where five-year-old Hanifa Abubakar was buried in Kano State. Noble Kids Comprehensive College is located at Kwanar Dakata in Nassarawa local government area of Kano. Kano State police spokesman Abdullahi Kiyawa on Monday disclosed that the angry youth set fire to the school…
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Hooded soldiers took up positions outside Burkina Faso's state TV in the capital Ouagadougou on Monday, an AFP journalist witnessed, a day after mutinies by troops prompted fears of a coup.
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Ian Alexander Jr performed as a DJ and had a good with his relationship mother Regina King. Ian Alexander was often spotted alongside his mother at red carpet events. "He is such a bright light who cared so deeply about the happiness of others," a family statement said in tribute. Ian Alexander Jr and Regina…
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Pakistan swore in Ayesha Malik as its first female supreme court judge on Monday, a landmark occasion in a nation where activists say the law is often wielded against women.
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has ordered an inquiry into claims by a Muslim former minister that she was sacked from his government because of her faith, a spokesperson said Monday.