Friday, 2nd June 2023


13 Dec
The Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS) said it is investigating the shipment of a two-container load of Hibiscus flower into America without a phytosanitary certificate and other necessary documents.
11 Sep 2022
The Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS) has trained over 50 residents of Ajeromi/Ajegunle Federal Constituency, Lagos State, on agro-mechanised poultry business.
12 Aug 2021
To reduce non-oil export rejection at the international market, the Nigeria Agriculture Quarantine Service (NAQS) has urged exporters to subject their goods to pre-requisite quarantine
21 Feb 2021
Nigeria is losing about $362.5m yearly, in terms of foreign exchange, to the ban on exportation of dried beans by the European Union (EU) in the last eight years.
11 Oct 2020
There is a looming threat to Wheat sufficiency in Africa, as a dreaded plant disease-Wheat Blast has hit the continent for the first time, since its initial discovery in 1985.
15 May 2020
The Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS) has been instructed by the Federal Government to fully resume certification of produce and agro-allied products for export as part of the strategy
23 Feb 2020
Plantain (Musa spp.) is a staple crop, a source of carbohydrate, rich in vitamin and minerals such as calcium and iron. Unripe plantain can be used as a booster for iron deficiency in the body.
26 Oct 2019
Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS) has said that plans are underway to make Nigerian beans acceptable to the European Union (EU) markets again.
14 Oct 2019
A retired judge of the Osun State High Court, Justice Olamide Oloyede and Virtues Unlimited Restorative Justice Initiative (VURJI) have sued the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) and eight others at the Federal High Court, Lagos, over importation of a banned chemical, methyl bromide, into the country.
25 Aug 2019
A report that Nigerian food products are being rejected in the international market is not cheery against the backdrop of the quest for the diversification of the economy and strong currency.
29 Jul 2019
Members of the Foodstuff Dealers Association of Nigeria (FSDAN) have petitioned the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu and others, threatening a nationwide...
3 Jul 2019
The Nigeria Agriculture Quarantine Agency (NAQS), has appealed to the European Union (EU), to remove the ban placed on exportation of dried beans since June 2015.


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The Little Mermaid, the live-action remake of the beloved Disney animated classic, has made a big splash at the box office. The film has grossed over $209 million worldwide since its release on May 26. In the United States, The Little Mermaid has grossed over $130 million. The film's opening weekend was the fifth-biggest Memorial…
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Again, the Presidential Election Petition Court, PEPC, on Friday adjourned the petition of the Allied People Movement (APM) challenging the victory of President Ahmed Bola Tinubu to enable parties reference a Supreme Court judgment on double nomination. At resumed sitting on Friday ,counsel for the petitioner, Yakubu Maikasuwa, SAN informed the court that though the…
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Abia State governor Alex Otti has approved the appointment of special advisers, senior special assistants, and special assistants. Press secretary to the governor, Kazie Ukoh, in a statement said appointments include ten special advisers, nine senior special assistants, and two special assistants. According to the statement, Michael Akpara has been appointed as the governor's Special…
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