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Championing the cause: Youths in Agriculture

Africa as a continent has reported a significant rate in agriculture; Agriculture is one of the sectors on the continents with a reasonably high...

IFAD Vice-President in Kenya to promote innovations for rural transformation

Cornelia Richter, Vice-President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), concluded a five-day visit to Kenya where she met with Deputy President William...

Seeds of Renaissance: Changing lives in Borno

Reports of a positive impact are being received from recipients of the seeds donated in 2017 to help alleviate the food crisis in northern...

Ganduje urges FG to resuscitate the Gari Irrigation Project in Kano

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has called on Federal Government to resuscitate the Gari Irrigation Project in Dawakin Tofa Local Government Area of...

Nurturing Young Entrepreneurs as the Next Generation of Hunger Fighters

By Bunmi Oloruntoba Considered the “Nobel Prize of agriculture,” the World Food Prize is awarded each year for a specific and exceptionally significant contribution to...

Edo To Cultivate 100,000 Hectares of oil palm In 3 Years

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has reiterated the goal of his administration to cultivate 100,000 hectares of oil palm plantation in the state...

University communities should embrace agriculture to feed its students – Babcock...

Vice Chancellor of Babcock University, Prof. Ademola Tayo, has advised university communities in the country to embraced agriculture and feed its students.    He said the...

Katsina Government invests N200 million in rice and cotton production

The Katsina State Government says it has invested N200 million in rice and cotton production under the Anchor Borrowers Programme in the state. Dr Abba...

Adesina’s agric fund for African youths increase to $600K

African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina’s agripreneur fund to assist African youths, has increased to $600,000. Adesina last week after winning the 2017 World Food...

One million metric tons of Dangote rice will hit market in...

A multi-million Naira Youth Farming Initiative that will engage teeming unemployed Nigerian graduates in rice farming has been launched by the Dangote Rice Limited in...