Thursday, 9th December 2021
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4 May 2020
The Executive Director of the Agriculture and Rural Management Training Institute (ARMTI), Dr Olufemi Oladunni, in this interview, suggests the way forward on Nigeria’s food production challenges in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic,
19 Jan 2020
Stakeholders in the agric sector have raised concerns regarding the need for major decision-makers in the sector to acquire efficient leadership tools, develop their businesses
31 Oct 2019
Shifting in policies, consumption patterns and behavior for positive agricultural and economic development of Nigeria and its people is the focus of discussion as academics, farmers and policy formulators brainstormed in Ilorin, Kwara State, on the challenges confronting agriculture and food security.
18 Jul 2019
The Federal Government has empowered nine farming communities with N7 million agribusiness seed funds meant to improve its existing agricultural enterprises, boost their incomes and improve on their standards of living.
3 Jun 2019
The Executive Director of the Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute (ARMTI), Dr Olufemi Oladunni, has declared that if the full benefits of the agriculture sector would be reaped, leading to effective diversification of the economy....
16 May 2019
The Federal Government has approved a three-day sensitization to train smallholder and medium-scale farmers how to add value to their products, export and generate wealth for themselves and the country.
14 Mar 2019
• Trained over 5000 in four years • Retains 20-25% in agribusinesses Dr Olufemi Oladunni, the Executive Director of the Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute (ARMTI), Ilorin, Kwara State, spoke with Head of Agro-Economy Desk, FEMI IBIROGBA, on the importance of capacity development, small-holding farmer empowerment and demand-driven research activities to agriculture, food security…
17 Feb 2019
Unemployed youths in Kwara and Kogi States have benefitted from an agricultural value-chain training and empowerment programme, held at the Agricultural...
27 Jan 2019
The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, in collaboration with the Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute (ARMTI), Ilorin, Kwara State has trained women and youths in cassava value chain development.
20 Jan 2019
The Executive Director of Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute (ARMTI), Ilorin, Dr. Olufemi Oladunni has lauded the Federal Government...
14 Oct 2018
A total of 156 peasant farmers drawn from nine rural communities in Ilorin South and Ifelodun Local Council Areas of Kwara State, benefited...
11 Oct 2018
The Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute (ARMTI), Ilorin, Kwara state, has trained over 200 agricultural officials...


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The National Universities Commission (NUC), has presented the operating certificate for the Kingsley Ozumba Mbadiwe University, Ogboko, to the Imo State government.
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Nigeria's former finance minister and current director-general of the World Trade Organisation Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and filmmaker Mo Abudu have been recognised by Forbes among the world's most powerful women in 2021.
27 mins ago
Director-General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, (NAPTIP), Dr. Fatima Waziri-Azi, has called for a stronger partnership with members of the fourth estate to strengthen the fight against human trafficking in Nigeria. She made the call at the opening of a three-day media training workshop held in Keffi, Nasarawa state…
46 mins ago
Barcelona coach Xavi Hernandez vowed to return the Spanish giants to the pinnacle of European football after they crashed out of the Champions League on Wednesday with a 3-0 defeat at Bayern Munich.
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The body of a Nigerian man who was kidnapped has been found near a bush in Durban, South Africa. Forty-two-year-old Johnathan Eloho Okinedo was kidnapped on Saturday, according to his family. His body was, however, found with a gunshot wound to his head. Reaction Unit South Africa (Rusa) said an investigation is ongoing on his…