Saturday, September 18, 2021

Agriculture

September 18, 2021

Miyetti Allah chairman killed in Kaduna

The dead body of the Miyetti Allah chairman was found in the outskirts of Lere after his kidnappers had collected ransom.

September 15, 2021

Akwa Ibom governor signs anti-open grazing bill into law

Akwa Ibom joins other southern states that have banned the archaic method of cattle rearing.

Akwa Ibom state governor, Udom Emmanuel.
September 11, 2021

Nigeria needs federal ministry of Fulani herdsmen now: Sheikh Gumi

Mr Gumi said his efforts to get amnesty for bandits and killer herdsmen have been sabotaged by President Muhammadu Buhari’s decision to deploy troops against violent criminals.

Buhari, Bandits and Gumi
September 10, 2021

Why Buhari regime’s 109 farm estates differ from RUGA, ranches: Official

NALDA says the establishment of 109 farm estates by President Muhammadu Buhari’s regime differs from RUGA and herders’ ranches.

Buhari in his farm
September 10, 2021

Political parties back Lagos VAT, anti-open grazing bills

IPAC has backed the Lagos House of Assembly for passing the value-added tax (VAT) and anti-open grazing bills.

Sanwo-Olu and Obasa
September 9, 2021

We’ve given farmers N803 billion to curb looming food crisis in Nigeria: CBN

The CBN governor said the disbursement is part of measures to avert the looming food crisis.

CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele
September 9, 2021

National Livestock Transformation Plan is my priority, says new agric minister

The minister said the plan would go a long way to reduce the tension between herders and farmers.

Dr Mohammed Abubakar
September 8, 2021

Cows will cost N2 million each if Lagos passes anti-open grazing law: Miyetti Allah

“If cattle are bred in one place, the price could go up to about two million naira each.”

Herdsman
September 6, 2021

Miyetti Allah asks Ortom to apologise for profiling Fulani herdsmen

Miyetti wants the Buhari regime to develop at least one grazing reserve in each senatorial district.

Saleh Alhassan and Samuel Ortom