Saturday, June 15, 2024

All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN)

January 13, 2024

FG to boost food production through mechanisation

The minister said mechanisation farming was crucial for agriculture as it would support food production in the country.

Abubakar Kyari
October 14, 2023

Food Security: Nasarawa, Kogi to generate database for dry season farmers

He said they were working with the respective farmers’ associations to register more dry-season farmers.

Nigerian farmers
September 17, 2023

Stakeholders express concern over poor loan recovery in CBN’s Anchor Borrowers Programme

By 2022, the apex bank had revealed that at least 4.8 million farmers had benefited from the programme.

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)
August 29, 2023

Farmers beg FG to set up committee to monitor distribution of palliatives

The AFAN chairman said that smallholder farmers contributed much to food production and food security in the country and should be empowered.

July 31, 2023

FG distributes subsidised farm inputs to farmers in Kano

The permanent secretary reiterated the present administration’s commitment to enhancing agricultural production in the country.

Ernest Afolabi (Credit : NIFAA)
June 12, 2023

Buhari’s tractor scheme ‘hoax’; only favoured politicians: Farmers

The farmers said the tractor-hiring scheme only favoured farmers in politics and neglected smallholder farmers.

All Farmers Association of Nigeria, Tractor
May 24, 2023

Agriculture: RIFAN scores Buhari 90%, AFAN says president’s performance ‘woeful’

“He performed woefully in terms of agriculture because there shouldn’t be ethnicity in government programmes and empowerments at the national level.”

President Muhammadu Buhari and farmers
April 15, 2023

Naira Scarcity: Farmers beg Buhari regime to compensate them for losses

Also speaking, Adewunmi Malik-Adeola, noted that there was poor information about the policy in the rural areas, where majority of the farmers reside.

President Muhammadu Buhari and farmers
March 27, 2023

Ekiti farmers beg Gov Oyebanji to enforce anti-grazing law

Farmers in Ido-Ekiti in Ido-Osi local government area have appealed to Governor Biodun Oyebanji to enforce the anti-grazing law against invaders of their farms.

October 26, 2022

2,790 hectares of farmlands destroyed in Nguru LGA: AFAN

The All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) says at least 2,790 hectares of farmlands in the Nguru local government area of Yobe were destroyed by flood.

Flooded farm