Federal College of Agriculture
Farmers demand value chain schemes, condemn lopsided interventions
Farmers and agronomists in Nigeria have condemned lopsided and frivolous interventions in the agricultural sector while they also demand that such interventions should be channeled towards value chain development.
Workers protest against removal of acting provost at College of agric
Workers of the Federal College of Agriculture, Akure (FECA), Ondo State, have staged a peaceful protest against the removal of the acting provost of the college, Dr. Emmanuel Moyinjesu, by the Agriculture Research Council of Nigeria (ARCN).
Engage in vices, face expulsion - provost warns students
The Provost, Federal College of Agriculture, Ishiagu, Ebonyi State, Prof. Justina Mgbada has warned that any student found involved in exams malpractice and other vices like forgery, cultism, drug abuse and prostitution will be expelled. Mgbada stated this during the 31st matriculation ceremony of the institution. She urged the new students to take advantage of the…
FG rebuilds 4000 healthcare centres, earmarks N14b for facilities
The Federal Government has rebuilt over 4000 primary healthcare centres (PHCs) across the federation in line with the10,000 rehabilitation target of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration. The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, who spoke while opening the six-day medical/dental surgical mission of the Association of Nigerian Physicians in America (ANPA) for 3000 residents of…
Don advocates scaling-up of agriculture for national development
Rector of the Federal College of Agriculture (FECA), Akure, Ondo State, Dr. Samson Odedina has called for the scaling-up of agricultural solutions and practices to enhance national development in the country. Odedina who made the call while delivering the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) Alumni 21st Convention and 20th Annual Lecture series titled: “Agricultural and National…
Ondo women farmers allege marginalisation
Female farmers in Ondo State, through the Small Scale Women Farmers’ Organisation of Nigeria (SWOFON), have alleged the government at all levels of marginalisation in the agricultural businesses. The women, from the 18 local government areas of the state, said this in Akure at the weekend during the SWOFON annual forum organised by Justice, Development and…
Council chairman tasks agric institutions on innovations
The Chairman Governing Council Chairman of Federal College of Agriculture, Akure (FECA), Chief Bayo Oyero, has urged all colleges and institutes of agriculture in the country to emulate the initiatives and projects going on in FECA, so as to expedite the agricultural policies of the Federal Government. Oyero stated this when he led a delegation…
FCA Ebonyi provost cautions new students against vices
Provost of the Federal College of Agriculture (FCA), Ishiagu, Ebonyi State, Professor Justina Mgbada, has warned the newly admitted students to shun vices like forgery, cultism, drug abuse, prostitution, examination malpractices and immorality.
FECA tasks investors on value chain curriculum
Provost of the Federal College of Agriculture, Akure (FECA), Dr. Samson Odedina has urged investors to utilise the newly introduced value chain curriculum to bail the nation out of the present economic recession.
Teachers paralyse college over suspended colleagues
Citing alleged illegal suspension of four members of the academic union by the school management, lecturers and students of the Federal College of Agriculture, Moor Plantation, Ibadan, Oyo State ...