Food providers make case for 10% budgetary allocation to agriculture

The case has been made for a minimum of 10 per cent of total annual budgets to be allocated to agriculture in fulfillment of...

Farmers lose 70 hectares of rice farm to flood in Anambra

By Chimezie Anaso A cluster of five farmers’ cooperative societies in Umuuzu, Ogbaru Local Government Area (LGA), Anambra State, has lamented the loss of about...

Southern, Middle Belt leaders reject building ranches with taxpayers’ money

By Temidayo Akinsuyi Leaders of the Southern and Middle Belt parts of the country under the aegis of the Southern and Middle Belt...

Delta show cases strides in agriculture, commits N508m to oil palm, to stimulate rice,...

The Delta State Government has spent the sum of N313 million in the development of oil palm production from 2016 to 2017, according...

Political rice, ministerial lies, food insecurity

By Soni Ehi Asuelimen Most times, we seem to be carried away by dissipating too much time on mundane issues than on substance. This is...

I’ll return as Governor in 2019, says Okowa, warns that herdsmen/farmers’ clash is threat...

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and his Deputy, Barrister Kingsley Otuaro at the Media briefing. “I know I am returning in 2019, I am coming back with...

Help! Fulani Herdsmen take over Delta community, charge farmers levy to enter farms,...

Governor Okowa welcomes AIG Zone 5,Rasheed Akintunde to his office. bY Omon-Julius Onabu in Asaba The worrisome issue of frequent attacks on farmers in numerous communities in...

DTSG signs Joint Venture Agreement for  Multi-Billion Naira Agro Industrial Park

  Delta State Government is to partner with the private investors to establish a multi-billion naira agor-industrial park in the state. The move, a...

C-LAP’s plan for agricultural reform in Nigeria ready for implementation

Dumebi Kachikwu at the C-LAP event. A blueprint to reform and reposition Nigeria’s agriculture has been unveiled. Put together by experts and policy makers in agriculture,...

MRA inducts Federal Ministry of Agriculture into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

Chief Audu Ogbe, Nigeria's Minister of Agriculture. The Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has inducted the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) into its...
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