Why Bank Of Agriculture Is Still In Distress – Nanono

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Malam Sabo Nanono, said the Bank of Agriculture was still in distress because no concrete effort was...

RIFAN Inaugurates Loan Recovery Committee In Katsina

The Rice Farmers Association (RIFAN), says it has formed a formidable loan recovery committee mandated to ensure speedy recovery of all outstanding...

Post-COVID-19: VC suggests measures to mitigate impact on food security, livelihood

The Vice-Chancellor, Kano University of Science and Technology, Wudil, Professor Shehu Alhaji Musa on Thursday canvassed a renewed structural national action plan on agriculture...

Anchor Borrowers: CBN Tasks Cotton Farmers On Prompt Repayment Of Agric Loans

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has called on the 30, 000 cotton farmers in Kano state, who benefited from Agric loan under the...

Tomato hybrid with long shelf life to be available soon- NABDA DG

Prof. Alex Akpa, Director-General, National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA), says within a period of one year, Nigerians should expect high yielding tomato hybrid with...

Why CBN Must Transfer Anchor Borrowers Program To Agric Ministry – Lawmaker

The Chairman, National Agricultural Foundation, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, has restated the need for the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to hand over the administration...

Dangote, Stallion, others boost Ekiti Agric sector with $50m investments

Ekiti State Government said it had issued a Certificate of Occupancy (C of O) to Stallion Group for a 10 million dollars rice mill...

Agric Minister Inspects N6bn Gezawa Commodity Exchange Market

By Murtala Muhammad Minister of Agriculture, Alhaji Sabo-Nanono has reiterated Federal government readiness to facilitate activities of commodity exchange...

FEC Approves N13bn For Pest Control In States

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday in Abuja approved N13.9billion for the purchase of insecticides for pest control in states affected by quelea...

Fertilizer Fraudsters Risk 5-Year Jail Term As FG Unveils Law

Fertiliser fraudsters risk five-year jail term as the Federal Government on Tuesday unveiled the National Fertiliser Quality (Control) Act, 2019. The Minister of Agriculture and...