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Anchor Borrowers: Farmers decry late distribution of inputs

Members of the Zero Hunger Commodity Farmers’ Association of Nigeria have identified late distribution of inputs to beneficiaries as a major challenge to the...

Nigerians react as hunter kills elephant at Idanre in Ondo state

A hunter had reportedly gunned down a huge elephant at janiyi camp, idanre, ondo state and posed with the animal’s carcass in the pictures. It...

Nigerian customs seize Indian hemp packed alongside coconuts, books

The Nigerian Customs Service , NCS, Ogun State Area Command has seized 88 coconut packs and 42 compressed book packs hiding Cannabis Sativa, also...

Nigerian Army Sets Up Cattle Ranch In Abuja Under Its Barracks Investment Programme

- Nigerian Army Farms and Ranches has been established in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja - The initiative is part of the Nigerian Army's...

The world is running out of effective antibiotics – WHO

Concerns about growing global antibiotic resistance have plunged into new depths as the World Health Organisation,...

ABOKI GOES GOOOD!! YEAHHH: As Queen Elizabeth Honors 27 Years Old Nasir Yammama

(whenever I look to share great feats of Nigerians, it is either Igbo, Yoruba or other...

Why Nigeria-produced rice is more expensive than imported ones – Agric Minister

The Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh, on Tuesday gave reasons why imported rice is still cheaper than locally produced rice, despite government efforts. Mr. Ogbeh,...

PHOTOS: Governor Fayose Eating N100 Wrapped Rice By The Roadside

Selling cooked local rice is your business, you don't sell your rice around Fajuyi, GRA or other major streets of Ado-Ekiti but around Moferere...

Nigeria does not need ministers for agriculture, health, Atiku says

A former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has restated his call for true federalism as a panacea...

Ban on poultry imports has increased productivity – farmers

Poultry farmers in Ilorin have commended the Federal Government for banning importation of poultry products, which...

Dangers of force-feeding children

MOTUNRAYO JOEL writes about the perils of force-feeding and how parents can make children to eat better Mrs. Yewande Jubril, a mother of three, almost...

Dogara commends world leaders for Oslo summit on food crisis in northeast

The Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has expressed delight over the meeting held by...

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