The National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP) will soon commence the distribution of Insecticide Treated Nets (ITNs) in the bid to eliminate malaria in Jigawa State.
Although Sub-Saharan Africa requires massive investment, with over $73b needed on irrigation and storage infrastructure alone to unlock potentials of agricultural sector, some stakeholders, yesterday, said with the right policies, the African Continental Free Trade Agreement ....
13 Jul 2020
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.
23 Mar 2020
Farmers in Nigeria have expressed readiness and capacity to produce enough food for the country despite the socio-economic disruptions caused by the pandemic COVID-19.
4 Nov 2018
Despite the destruction of over 122,653 hectares of farmlands across states by flood, the National President of All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), Kabir Ibrahim has assured that there will be no food crisis.
4 Oct 2018
Competitive food production, involvement of youths in agriculture, introduction of technologies and mobilisation of resources to the agro-allied industry have been suggested as means of ending high food import bills and smuggling.
29 Jan 2017
The President of All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), Architect Kabir Ibrahim, has stated that for the sector to perform credibly well, 10 per cent budgetary allocation, as stipulated in Maputo Declaration should be strictly adhered to.