Wednesday, 8th February 2023
Breaking News:


24 Oct
The Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA-Nigeria), has unveiled a media field to showcase the US$22 million Kano State Agro-Pastoral development project (KSADP) intervention in the state.
23 Sep
Agricultural experts, under the umbrella of the ECOBasicSeed have developed new breed of maize and cowpeas seeds to boost productivity and food sufficiency in the country.
25 Aug
With over 30 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, he spoke to journalists about how government policies affect the pharmaceutical sector and measures taken by the company to remain competitive.
25 Jul 2022
As human-wildlife conflicts, poaching, illegal grazing and logging persists, most endangered species in Nigeria are left on the brink of extinction, says Nigerian Conservation Foundation
30 Mar 2022
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
Nigeria President
19 Jan 2022
President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged Nigerians to exercise a little patience, as the “growing food production in the country, especially expansion in rice farming, will eventually bring down prices
19 Jan 2022
The Anchor Borrowers’ Programme (ABP) has so far supported over 4.8 million smallholder farmers across Nigeria for the production of 23 agricultural commodities including maize
29 Nov 2021
Institute for Agricultural Research, Samaru, an affiliate of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, has refuted an allegation that the newly approved TELA maize variety was rejected in Kenya
10 Oct 2021
The National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA) has granted approval for environmental release of a new genetically modified variety TELA Maize developed
4 Oct 2021
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has restated its commitment to addressing the challenges affecting the country’s wheat production and other value chain areas as part of efforts
1 Oct 2021
The Lagos State government is set to partner maize farmers for silage production through the Maize Farmers’ Association of Nigeria (MAAN).
25 Jul 2021
Though in season, the price of maize has risen steeply, and like other agro produce, it’s gradually going beyond the reach of the common man.


16 mins ago
Less than 24 hours after the release of a national poll showed that Peter Obi, the Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party, had expanded his lead in the race for president, another national survey conducted by Stears has predicted the election of Obi as the next President of Nigeria in the event of the massive turnout.
30 mins ago
Africa's leading payments technology company, Flutterwave, has announced that it has received its Payment Services Provider and Payments Facilitator licenses in Egypt.
49 mins ago
The National Orientation Agency (NOA), on Tuesday, charged members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to make it a point of duty to study, understand and consciously practise the seven core values and patriotism of the nation as enshrined in the nation’s constitution.
59 mins ago
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa delivers his annual address to the nation on Thursday, facing mounting pressure over the country's energy crisis.
1 hour ago
A fuel-laden tanker exploded on Wednesday on the Ore-Benin Expressway at Ore, Odigbo Local Government Area of Ondo State, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.