The North-East Development Commission (NEDC) is to distribute hybrid seeds and farm inputs to farmers in Borno State.The inputs to be distributed include 1,500 bags each of fertiliser, rice seeds, fungicides and 465 cartons of herbicides.
13 Dec 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari, security chiefs and members of the National Assembly have been urged to urgently find ways that would facilitate arrest of killers of the 43 farmers in Borno State.
3 Dec 2020
Like the home the owners apply for certificate of occupancy, in Nigeria farmers are expected to apply for what could be described as “farming permit.” This is where we found ourselves.
30 Nov 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Babagana Zulum have condemned the killing of 53 farmers in Borno State. While appreciating efforts of the military, the governor said: “President Muhammadu Buhari should listen to the calls of our people to end the madness of insurgents.