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Thursday, July 18, 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

FG Constructs Fish Market In Edo

The Federal Government has begun the construction of a fish market in Illushi community in Edo State. The State Director, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and...

Stakeholders Okay National School Programme

In line with the Federal Government’s commitment to poverty  alleviation through  the creation of employment  for the youth in the agriculture sector, President Goodluck Jonathan...

Farmers Chase Commissioner Out Of Office

Bayelsa State Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Chief Dikiovie Ikiogha last week Thursday kept off his office to avoid being mobbed by protesting...

Dry Season Farming: ‘Delayed Rains Could Affect Farmers’

Consequent upon the delay in the rains setting in 2014, farmers in some part of Rivers State are becoming apprehensive if the trend continues much...

Harvest Your Produce On Time, AFAN Urges Members

The Gombe State Chapter of All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), has called on its members to harvest their crops on time, to avoid...

Expert Urges Support For Local Fishermen

The Chairman, Baron Investment Limited (BIL) Mr Clement Isiaki has said that the fishing industry has the capacity to meet the nation’s local fish consumption...

FAO Charges States On Plantain, Banana Project

The Food and Agriculture Organisation in Nigeria has called on the four states participating in its plantain and banana project to strive to upscale the...

Bill Gates Boosts Africa’s Food Drive With $56m

The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) yesterday received a grant of $56 million in funding from the Bill and Melinda Gates...

Scavenging Pigs, Unwholesome For Human Consumption – Director

Members of the public have been warned to refrain from patronising inappropriately bred livestock products, especially pork from pigs as they constitute a wide...

Farmers Get 11 New Crop Varieties

The Federal Government has released another set of 11 new crop varieties to Nigerian famers. The government had earlier released 11 varieties in June 2014 ,...
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