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30 Mar
Farmers have every reason to be optimistic of a bumper harvest at the beginning of a new planting season with the launch of a novel crop balance nutrient fertilizer
19 Dec 2021
As the dry season planting beckons, farmers seem to be in dilemma over the scarcity of fertilizer.
25 Apr 2021
As the new planting season commences across the country, farmers are raising concern over the dual challenges of access to fertilizer and quality seedlings.
25 Apr 2021
The Federal Government has commenced training of 110 fertilizer inspectors to curtail adulteration of the product.
24 Sep 2020
• 5 years sentence awaits fertilizer adulterators Citing the over 33 fertiliser blending plants across the country, currently producing about five million metric tonnes (MT) of fertilizer annually, with many more underway, the Minister of Agriculture, Sabo Nanono, has expressed optimism that Nigeria would have no business importing fertiliser by 2023. According to him, the Food…
24 Sep 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent directive to the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), to restrict foreign exchange for the purpose of food and fertiliser importation into the country should not be trifled with. The presidential order emerged at the National Food Security Council meeting held in the nation’s capital, Abuja.    To underscore…
12 Sep 2020
President of the Fertilizer Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN), Thomas Etuh has commended President Buhari for re-emphasising the need to sustain the ban placed on the importation of fertilizer and some staple food items into Nigeria, saying the presidential pronouncement is a demonstration of the determination of the president to ensure self-sufficiency in…
11 Mar 2020
Executive Director, Nigeria Export Promotion Council (NEPC), Segun Awolowo, has said that the zero oil plan is expected to create about 500,000 additional jobs annually, due to an increase in production and export activities
9 Feb 2020
As the 2020 planting season commences, investigations have revealed the country does not have enough fertilizer, a development posing serious challenge to farmers across the country.
6 Oct 2019
Since 2017, farmers across the country have been unable to access about N15.68b budgetary allocations for farm input support services, according to investigations.
6 Apr 2019
Remarks by his excellency Muhammadu Buhari, President of the Federal republic of Nigeria at the World Economic Forum On the Middle East and North Africa (Dead Sea, Jordan)..
18 Mar 2019
Following the re-election of the Kebbi State governor, Senator Atiku Bagudu Abubakar in the last gubernatorial election, the people of the Kebbi State have attributed the success of the election to his achievements in the agricultural sector. Speaking to newsmen, Alhaji Dantain Kanya, who is a major stakeholder in the Kebbi State politics, described Bagudu…


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The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have arrested four kidnappers, neutralised three bandits and rescued a kidnapped victim in recent operations in parts of Benue.
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President Muhammadu Buhari, in the course of the week, visited Kigali, Rwanda, where he participated in the 26th Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, and also held bilateral talks with world leaders. The Nigerian leader, who returned to Abuja on Sunday, had while in Kigali, visited the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Rwanda where he made a…
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The Police Command in Delta has allegedly killed three suspected armed robbers and arrested one, in two separate robbery operations in the state.
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