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Minister Hands Over Snakes, Reptiles To UniUyo

The Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Usman Jibril, yesterday in Calabar officially handed over three boxes containing 145 assorted snakes to authorities of...

Reps Detain Bank Of Agric Officials, Summon MD

The House of Representatives Committee on Public Accounts on Thursday in Abuja placed two officials of the Bank of Agriculture in National Assembly custody...

Herdsmen Invade, Destroy 200 Farms In Imo

Herdsmen yesterday, invaded farmlands in Imo State and destroyed over 200 farms in Amakohia-Ubi Autonomous community, Owerri west Local Government Area of Imo state....

FEPSAN Wants Fertiliser Adulterators Prosecuted

Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN) has threatened to arrest and prosecute adulterators of fertiliser in the country. President of the association, Mr....

Boko Haram Insurgents Kill 2 Farm Workers In Borno

Two tractor drivers were killed by Boko Haram insurgents in Jere Local Government Area of Borno, Alhaji Muhammad Dilli, the state Commissioner of Agriculture,...

Herdsmen Crisis – FAO Plans Livestock Development Conference

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has disclosed that it is planning to organise a livestock development conference later in the month to address...

Gombe Farmers Allege Fraud In Disbursement Of CBN Loan

Some farmers in Gombe State have accused the Bank of Agriculture, BOA, and the state Ministry of Agriculture of distorting the Nigerian government agriculture...

Ondo Prepares Anti-Grazing Law To Curb Herdsmen’s Menace

Desirous to curtail worrisome activities of herdsmen across the state, the Ondo State government yesterday said an anti-grazing law is in the works. Reports of...

Osun Assembly Warns Against Illegal Lumbering

The Osun State House of Assembly has read riot act over the poor attitudes of Forest Guards towards the forest protection in the state. Chairman,...

Shettima Confirms Killing of 31 Fishermen By Boko Haram

Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno state on Tuesday confirmed that Boko Haram insurgents had killed 31 fishermen at Baga in Kukawa Local Government Area...

Maize Theft Lands Man, 45, In 3 Months Jail

A Grade 1 Area Court in Karu, Abuja, on Tuesday sentenced Ajayi Adetona, 45, to three months imprisonment for trespassing into a farm and...

How Expired Rice Penetrates Markets – Rice Millers

The Rice Millers Association of Nigeria (RIMAN) has raised alarm over the smuggling of expired rice into the country and fraudulently selling it to...

West Africa Herdsmen Plotting To Invade Benue To Stop The Anti-Grazing...

Governor Samuel Ortom has raised the alarm over alleged plot by suspected herdsmen in the West African sub-region to invade Benue State to prevent...

FG Fertiliser Hijacked, Now Sold Above Official Price

♦ whistleblower number on the bag not connecting ♦ report to security agencies -FEPSAN The Federal Government’s Presidential Fertiliser Initiative designed to get fertilizer to smallholder...

Murdered Farmer: Police Launch Manhunt For Herdsman In Oyo State

The Oyo State Police Command on Saturday said it has launched a manhunt for a Fulani herdsman that killed a farmer in Igbeti, Oke-Ogun...