Nigerians lament high cost of food, cooking gas, others

Some consumers have expressed concern over the current high prices of foodstuff and cooking gas, urging…

Price of bread, biscuits, may rise as CBN mulls placing wheat on import restriction list

The price of flour – and by extension bread and similar confectionaries – may soon hit…

Buhari blames middlemen for hike in food prices, says scarcity of commodities artificial

President Muhammadu Buhari has again blamed middlemen for the hike in the prices of food items.…

FG says farm estates not same as RUGA

The Federal Government says the farm estates it is setting up in senatorial districts across the…

We’ll sell cows N2m each if Lagos passes anti-open grazing law –Miyetti Allah

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) has warned that the price of a cow could…

Bayer develops herbicides for cassava to tackle weeds, raise yields

Bayer has developed and launched a new crop protection product known as Lagon to help farmers…

Tambuwal to Buhari: Don’t impose open grazing on states

Aminu Tambuwal, Governor of Sokoto state, has cautioned President Muhammadu Buhari against imposing open grazing of…

Nigeria at risk of food scarcity, says minister

Mustapha Shehuri, Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, has described the country’s food system…

Sultan asks governors to prepare for food shortage, says it may worsen insecurity

Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, the Sultan of Sokoto, has asked governors to ensure there is adequate…

Buhari backs open grazing, asks AGF to recover land for herdsmen

President Muhammadu Buhari has given approval to the return of the open grazing practised during the…

Union suspends supply of onions to South-east over insecurity

The National Onion Producers, Processors and Marketers Association of Nigeria has suspended the supply of onions…

We’re not against ban on open grazing, says Miyetti Allah leader

The south-east chapter of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) says it is…

Northern coalition asks FG to evacuate all herders from south

The Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) has asked the federal government to relocate all herdsmen currently…

Buhari tackles Southern governors … says open grazing ban has questionable legality

  President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed a strong resolve to address the conflicts of herders and…

It’s time for Nigeria to legalise growing Indian hemp — House of Reps member

A member of House of Representatives, Benjamin Kalu, has advised Nigeria to legalise the growing of…

‘Food prices soaring beyond Nigerians’ reach’, PDP slams Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party has called on the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to tackle…

Ekiti to embark on rice pyramid project, targets one million tonnes

The Ekiti State Government on Sunday said it intends to produce of over one million metrics…

CBN to restrict forex for sugar, wheat importation

The Central Bank of Nigeria has unveiled plans to include sugar and wheat on the list…

Food import duties, banks’ profit to fund agric sector according to new senate bill

The Senate has passed a bill for an act to establish the National Agricultural Development Fund…

Miyetti Allah blames governors for rise of banditry, says ‘they destroyed their business’

Saleh Alhassan, National Secretary of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, says some bandits are herders who became…

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