Monday, May 17, 2021

Agriculture

May 16, 2021

We are heading for secession: Miyetti Allah

“Criminality started in the South. Armed robbery, kidnapping, all started in the South. We have been watching these on television.”

Miyetti Allah
May 14, 2021

Farmers beg Buhari for protection against killer herdsmen

“We need the government to protect the lives of the citizens because it is only when there is life that we talk of food.”

May 13, 2021

Emergency national food security plan a necessity, says farmer

The practitioner called for proactive national awareness and sensitisation directed towards public enlightenment on the current food crisis.

Vegetables (Credit: Ahmed Oluwasanjo/Peoples Gazette)
May 12, 2021

Herdsmen-turned-bandits terrorising Nigerians: Southern Senators

“Available records have shown that attaining food security status would remain a mirage in the South.”

Chairman Southern Senators' Forum Opeyemi Bamidele
May 12, 2021

Police rescue 170 cows, arrest four for rustling

“Based on credible intelligence, the command succeeded in smashing a notorious syndicate of bandits terrorising Kankara and its environs.”

Police and cow
May 11, 2021

Food now very costly in Benue, residents lament

“I just hope our Muslim brothers are able to celebrate Sallah without putting a hole in their pockets.”

Food
May 10, 2021

Foreign firms invest $159 million in Nigeria’s cassava, oil palm

“The goal is to co-invest $250 million to $500 million in oil palm and cassava processing and consumer-packaged foods.”

Nigerian minister of finance Zainab Ahmed and Adeniyi Adebayo, Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment
May 8, 2021

“Kidnapped” Miyetti Allah chairman returns

Mr Damina’s account, he was released by men suspected to be from one of the security agencies and not kidnappers as earlier suspected.

Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) and Kogi CP, Ede Ayuba
May 8, 2021

Bird flu breaks out in Bauchi, 27,000 birds culled

Nine poultry farms were affected by the outbreak in two local government areas of the state.

Poultry
May 8, 2021

Troops in gunfight with bandits, rescue abducted Fulani herdsmen, rustled cows

Mr Samuel Aruwan said one of the brigands was killed during the exchange.

Nigerian troops