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Jonathan appointed Africa Agriculture Technology Ambassador

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By SAM JONES YENAGOA (Sundiata Post) - Nigeria's former President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, has been appointed Africa Agricultural Technology Foundation's (AATF’s) Africa’s Ambassador for Agricultural...

Consumer roles in the new meat market: Why youth are the...

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To date, climate change is the best-known existential crisis in both academic and socioeconomic circles. Though initially, the thought of the heat death of...

We didn’t spend N18.9bn only on bush clearing – Agric Ministry...

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By DORIS ESA ÀBUJA - The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development says it did not spend N18.9 billion only on bush clearing contract...

FG releases 49 new high yield crop varieties to farmers

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 In a bid to boost food production in Nigeria, the Federal Government has released 49 new high yield crop varieties to farmers through the...

FCT agric secretariat to boost tractor hiring scheme with tracking devices

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The Federal Capital Territory Agriculture and Rural Development Secretariat has revealed plan to ensure adequate security to track the movement of tractors to prevent...

Insurgency has adversely affected agriculture in North-East — Gov Buni

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The Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni has lamented the devastating effects that the over twelve years of insurgency have caused the inhabitants and...

Harmonise organic agriculture standards to enhance regional trade – Experts tell...

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Organic agriculture practice experts say harmonisation of its standards by the 15 ECOWAS member countries will enhance quality trade in certified produce and products...

We Are Doing Everything Possible To Crash Food Prices – Minister...

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Dr Mohammed Abubakar, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, has disclosed that the Federal government is working to bring up stimulus that will...

What N6bn can do for my state, By Hassan Gimba

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Yobe is a small agrarian state on the path to becoming great. All those who governed it ensured this. All the past governors, one...

Why food prices are high despite increased production -Buhari

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The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), during his nationwide broadcast commemorating the nation’s 61st independence, advanced the reason behind the high prices of...

National Assembly defends Buhari’s $4.9bn loan plan, APC, PDP clash over...

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The Senate on Wednesday justified the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.)’s plan to obtain $4.054bn and €710m ($$839m) loans. The Chairman of the Senate...

World Bank, UNN support FG on natural capital accounts -Official

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The World Bank and University of Nigeria, Nsukka are set to support the Federal Government to develop Natural Capital Accounting in the country, a...

Anti-grazing bill: Cows may cost N2m each if… -Miyetti Allah

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The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association has said that a cow could cost up to N2 million in Lagos State if the anti-grazing bill...

Gov Emmanuel tasks CBN on food security

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Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has tasked the Central Bank of Nigeria to explore non-conventional approaches to agriculture and create policy direction...

Buhari sacks 2 Ministers

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President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked the Ministers of Power, Saleh Mamman and his Agriculture and Rural Development counterpart, Alhaji Sabo Nanono. The President also announced...

Kano Govt, France partner to boost agriculture

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The Kano Government will partner with France boost agriculture and develop economic activities in the state.Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje made this in Kano while receiving...

SEC partners SON, others on agro-based standards for commodities trading

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The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has inaugurated a committee on agro-based standards for commodities trading in Nigeria. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports...

Kogi’s war against food insecurity

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Last year, the Global Hunger Index (GHI) ranked Nigeria 98th out of 107 countries with acute hunger. Also, the United Nations Food and Agriculture...

NUC accredits FUOYE for 6 academic programmes

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The National Universities Commission has approved full accreditation for six academic programmes at the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti. The FUOYE management announced this on Monday, in...

FG denies Flutterwave, 9 others tax relief

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The Federal Government has rejected the application of 10 companies seeking pioneer status under the Industrial Development Income Tax Act in Q1 2021. The pioneer...