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14 Apr 2019
Over 120 people have been trained on mushroom & ginger cultivation and value chains development in Delta State.     The training and empowerment facilitated by a legislator representing Ndokwa/Ukwani Federal Constituency, Hon. Ossai Nicholas Ossai was specifically organised for youths and women from the three Local Government Areas Ukwani, Ndokwa West, and Udokwa East…
14 Mar 2019
The National Horticultural Research Institute (NIHORT), Ibadan, has blazed the trails in horticultural research, technological development, extension services and product development.
17 Jan 2019
Farmers in Oyo State have called on the government to be proactive and do the needful for effective implementation of agricultural programmes and policies for the benefit...
23 Aug 2018
When short-term returns on investments constitute the driving factors, watermelon is among the crops to plant. The gestation period is between 75 and 90 days, depending on varieties.
10 Jun 2018
Against the backdrop of their proven medical and industrial relevance, the Acting Executive Director, National Horticultural Research Institute, Ibadan (NIHORT), Oyo State, Dr. Abayomi Olaniyan has made a case for the massive growth of plantain and cassava by farmers.
25 Sep 2017
The project, known as Crimson Court, which has been designed for well-heeled clientele and discerning investors with sophisticated taste, comprises of three buildings each, containing four terrace homes arranged in town house style.
21 Nov 2016
Parties in the lingering legal tussle over the large expanse of land measuring 404.74 hectares around the National Horticultural Research Institute, NIHORT ...
27 Jul 2016
The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji has implored well-meaning Nigerians living abroad to invest at home in order to alleviate poverty and reduce unemployment ravaging the country.
17 Jul 2016
In a desperate effort to look away from inadequate allocation from Abuja, the Oyo State government recently launched an agricultural initiative tagged ‘Agric Oyo’.


Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide, on Monday, thrown its weight behind the efforts of the Enugu State Government to end the Sit-at-home in Enugu effective from Monday 5th June.
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In response to the recent surge in transport fares and the resulting financial strain on public workers, the Kwara State Government has introduced temporary measures to alleviate the situation. The State Head of Service (HOS), Mrs. Susan Modupe Oluwole, announced on Monday that Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazak has directed a reduction in work days from five…
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Soldiers attached to the Goodluck Ebele Jonathan Barracks; 14 Brigade Headquarters of the Nigerian Army in Ohafia local government area of Abia State on Sunday raided and rescued 21 pregnant teenagers in a baby factory in Abia State.
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The Natives has called on the First Lady, Senator Oluremi Tinubu not to be distracted by the ranting of hate-mongers in the country.
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In a remarkable display of their entrepreneurial prowess and relentless pursuit of success, four iconic women have secured their positions on Forbes' prestigious list of the world's richest self-made women for 2023. Beyoncé, Rihanna, Kim Kardashian, and Taylor Swift have not only dominated the realms of music and entertainment but have also proven their mettle…