Wednesday, 8th December 2021
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Prince Wale Oyekoya

7 May
Landowners at a new estate site on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway, in Ogudu Community Muslim praying ground, have protested activities of land grabbers in the community.
22 Nov 2020
It is gradually becoming real that majority of homes may have to celebrate the coming yuletide season without consumption of rice, which has become the usual delicacy for such period, as the price is going beyond the reach of the common man.
10 May 2020
To avert post COVID-19 food crisis in Lagos State, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has been advised to embark on allocation of farmlands to real farmers, provide tractors to open up farmlands, and establish a collection hub and processing centres in all the five zones of the state-Ikorodu...
4 Aug 2019
There is a renewed call for all Nigerians to embrace the practice of backyard farming, described as the best way to reduce poverty, improve the country’s food...
7 Apr 2019
The challenges of unemployment, urban migration, excessive dependence on oil and poor living standard of Nigerians have been listed as factors responsible for the neglect of agric sector.
31 Mar 2019
Farmers, especially those in the Southwest have begun to raise concern over shortage of farm hands, which they fear could precipitate low harvest.
26 Aug 2018
There is growing concern in the agric sector over the gradual disappearance of wrapping leaves, a development that has been linked to its under-cultivation.


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Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Wednesday said he will not resign despite the calls, following recurring ijail breaks across the country in the past one year. Aregbesola, whose ministry oversees the Nigeria Correctional Service across the country, spoke to newsmen at the end of the weekly virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) which held at…
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An operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and four contract staff at Conoil field in Bayelsa, kidnapped by suspected pirates on Dec. 1, have regained freedom.
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Saudi Arabia authorities have suspended flights coming from Nigeria into the kingdom due to the outbreak of the new COVID-19 variant Omicron. An official of the Saudi embassy in Nigeria who did not want his name mentioned because he was not authorized to interface with the media, said the Kingdom took the decision to prevent…