Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Agriculture

June 10, 2021

I’m one of Fulani herdsmen, Gov. Ortom is right: Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has admitted Governor Samuel Ortom is right about him being Fulani herdsmen’s kinsman.

Buhari, herdsmen and Ortom
June 10, 2021

Killer Herdsmen: Don’t be idle, protect your states, Buhari tells governors

President Muhammadu Buhari has told governors complaining of herdsmen attacks not to be idle, urging them to protect their states.

June 10, 2021

Osun govt to give Fulani-Bororo herdsmen ID cards

Osun government has announced plans to have Fulani-Bororo herdsmen issued with ID cards as part of its data capturing and profiling of herders in the state.

Osun State governor, Adegboyega-Oyetola and Herdsmen
June 9, 2021

Open Grazing: Bayelsa govt impounds cows, fines herdsmen

Bayelsa Livestock Management Committee (BSLMC) has impounded 34 cows in Yenagoa for violating the state’s anti-open grazing law.

June 8, 2021

More investment required in coconut industry to grow economy, minister says

“The Coconut is a commodity with lots of economic, medicinal and nutritional value and the market for it in Nigeria is huge.”

coconut plantation
June 8, 2021

Rainfall could reach above normal levels from June: NiMet

The meteorological agency predicted strong chances of normal to above normal rainfall in Nigeria during the July-August-September (JAS) season.

June 8, 2021

Farmers hold special prayer, beg God to ‘send down the rain’

Reminiscent of Majek Fashek’s hit song, Bauchi farmers have held a special prayer begging God to “send down the rain.”

Farmers used to illustrate story
June 7, 2021

Women farmers urge implementation of gender law

“The law says that all customs and traditions that discriminate against women are null and void.”

Farmers used to illustrate story
June 1, 2021

One killed, 50 houses burnt over Gombe farmland

Gombe government says a communal clash between Shongom and Filiya districts over farmland has left one person killed and over 50 houses burnt.

May 30, 2021

Northern Governors support open grazing ban, say cattle rearing an economic venture

“Benue State has had an anti-grazing law for some years. Northern Governors are already walking the talk,” Mr Lalong said.

A composite of Chairman, Northern Governors' Forum, Simon Lalong, President Muhammadu Buhari and Cattles crossing road used to illustrate the story