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Godwin Atser

26 Oct 2021
Sufficient investments must be made in the cassava seed sector to address the challenges plaguing the supply of quality cassava roots as raw materials to industries, says Dr Godwin Atser,...
7 Jun 2020
Extension Agents working under the Justice Development and Peace Movement (JDPM), Oyo and the University of Agriculture Makurdi (UAM) have concluded...
9 Dec 2019
Scientists, experts and scaling partners of the African Cassava Agronomy Initiative (ACAI) of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) are set for their fourth annual review and planning session.
25 Nov 2019
bout 30,000 farmers from Abia, Benue, Oyo, Ogun and Osun state will benefit from the training on the Six Steps to Cassava Weed Management & Best Planting Practices, says Godwin Atser, ACAI Digital Extension & Advisory Services Specialist today.
24 Nov 2019
About 30,000 farmers from Abia, Benue, Oyo, Ogun and Osun State will benefit from the training on the Six Steps to Cassava Weed Management & Best Planting Practices.
31 Mar 2019
Recognising the devastation caused by weeds to cassava farming systems, GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit) has organised...
27 Dec 2018
The Consultative Group on International Agriculture and Research’s (CGIAR) estimation of gari production per annum in Nigeria is nine million metric tonnes.
14 Oct 2018
The Aliko Dangote Foundation said it has earmarked about $50m to tackle the challenge of malnutrition in Nigeria and the African continent.
12 Feb 2017
Five hundred and sixty-three trials were established by the African Cassava Agronomy Initiative (ACAI) in 2016 across Nigeria and Tanzania, to help unlock the agronomy of cassava.


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On Saturday, November 19, 2022 on my way back from a wedding ceremony late afternoon, I stumbled upon a horrific accident scene at the Ugwu Onyeama Enugu Expressway.
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Primate of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Most Rev. Henry Ndukuba has tasked Christians to continue to render faithful service to God and humanity.
25 mins ago
I hope that our people, notably our leaders and the elite are following political developments in South Africa where institutions of governance in a democracy are deepening democracy at the moment.
29 mins ago
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, earned poor grades, scathing criticisms, and outright condemnation over his seven-year stewardship as Minister of Petroleum Resources.
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Shell and Chevron with Oil Prospecting Licenses (OPLs) 809 and 810 awarded to them respectively, commenced the search for hydrocarbons in the North, especially in the Gongola Basin over 40 years ago under the Production Sharing Contractual ...