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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

"Our goal is to make Rivers State a land of peace and prosperity with boundless opportunities and possibilities"

– a place where no one is left behind...

Gov.Ezenwo Nyesom Wike

NEPC To Train 600 Farmers

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC),  said that it would train no fewer than 600 farmers in quality shear butter. The Director-General of the Council, Mr...

Don Blames Climate Change For Agric Problems

A university teacher, Prof. Olubunmi Omotesho, has attributed the problems of agriculture in Nigeria and Africa mainly to climate change. Omotesho of University of Illorin,...

Taskforce Wants FG To Increase Investment In Agric

The Presidential Taskforce on Rice and Wheat has called on the Federal Government to increase its investment in agriculture to unlock the huge potentialities...

Floods: ONELGA Communities Also Hit

The Rivers State Government State Government has confirmed the spread of flooding to some communities in Ogba Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area. The permanent secretary Rivers...

Wamakko Wants FG’s Assistance Against Desertification

Governor Aliyu Wamakko of Sokoto State has called on the federal government to assist the state in the fight against desertification. Wamakko made the call recently...

Sylva Harps On Agric Dev

Governor Timipre Sylva of Bayelsa has underscored the importance of agriculture as substitute to oil and gas. Sylva said this in Yenagoa when he received...

Food Security: Commissioner Harps On Youth Involvement In Agric

The Commissioner for Agriculture in Anambra State, Mr Afam Mbanefo has said that involvement of the youth segment of the society in agriculture would lead...

NPA Cancels PH Finger Jetty Plan

The Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA) has cancelled the procurement proceedings for the construction of finger jetties at Port Harcourt and Calabar Ports among others...

Agric Minister Extols Virtues Of Predecessor

The Minister of Agricul ture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has commended his predecessor, Dr Akinwumi Adesina for his revolutionary strides. Ogbe who made the...

‘Blame Govt For Poor Agric Policy Implementation’

Poor implementation of agricultural  policies  by governments has been identified as the major factor militating against improved food  production in the country. Similarly, adequate assistance is...
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