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Monday, July 22, 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

Authority Engages 380 Youths On Agric Programme

The Niger Delta Basin Development Authority (NDBDA) says it has engaged over 300 youths in agricultural programmes to reduce unemployment in Rivers and Bayelsa...

Expert Tasks Farmers On Security

Farmers in Rivers State communities that were ravaged by cultists in the past have been advised to go to their farms in groups, in order...

Women Farmers Want Implementation Of Action Plan On Agriculture

Some women farmers across the country have appealed to government at all levels to ensure quick implementation of the National Gender Action Plan on...

Association Urges FG To Stop Maize, Soya Beans Importation

The Chairman of Zumunta Farmers Association of Nigeria, Alhaji Tijjani Mamman-Bakori, has appealed to the Federal Government to ban importation of maize and soya...

Union Tasks Cassava Farmers On Pest Control

The chairman, Cassava Growers Union (CGU), Abua /Odual Chapter, Mr UMoroye Jacobs, has called on cassava farmers in the area to adopt scientific methods in...

Flood: Rivers Farmers Count Losses

Farmers in Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni and Ahoada West Local Government Areas of Rivers State have decried massive destruction of food crops by the recent flood in...

Farming: Libya Returnees Solicit Govt’s Support

Some Libya returnees, under the aegis of Association of Edo Libya Returnee Farmers, on Tuesday appealed to the government to support their farming projects. The...

Yam Farmers Want FG To Subsidise Inputs

Some yam farmers in Enugu State have, pleaded with the Federal Government to subsidise farm inputs and assist them with soft loan for better...

FG To Include Cocoa Drink In School Feeding Programme

The Federal Government and Cocoa Research Institute of Nigeria (CRIN), Ibadan have concluded plans to include cocoa drink in the School Feeding Programme. The Minister...

‘Poor Sales, Bane Of Rivers Farmers’

President of Oyigbo Farmers’ Cooperative Union, Mr. Christian Duru has identified poor sales as a major challenge facing local farmers. Duru who spoke to newsmen...
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