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Fulani take cows as their brothers – Miyetti Allah

The National President, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Bello Abdullahi Bodejo has explained

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Stop backing Miyetti Allah – Southern, Middle Belt leaders tell FG

The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF) says that the Federal

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“Disregard Akeredolu’s directive” – Northern elders tell Fulani herdsmen

The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has directed Fulani herdsmen in Ondo state

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Ondo govt vows not to back down on Fulani herdsmen’s registration

The Ondo State Government says there is no going back on the

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Buhari Insists On Local Food Consumption, Orders CBN To Sideline Importers

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, has directed  the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)

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Herdsmen roaming freely, destroying crops; they must be stopped – Garba Shehu

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam

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Farmers to Embrace Insurance Policies to Improve Their Produce – NAIC

  The Nigerian Agricultural Insurance Corporation (NAIC), has urged farmers in the

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Food Security: Ministry of Agriculture Honours 15 Farmers in Lagos

  The Lagos State Government has lauded farmers in the state for

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Kankara schoolboys: Miyetti Allah faults Masari over claim group negotiated with bandits

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) and the Miyetti Allah Kautal

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“Jihadist herdsmen have infiltrated every part of Nigeria” – Ortom reacts to killing of 3 in Benue

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom says terrorists and jihadist herdsmen have infiltrated

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Kebbi Governor, Bagudu Calls for More Funding to Mitigate Post Harvest Losses

  Gov Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi has appealed for more resources to

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Nigerian farmers set to get $2bn support

Smallholder farmers in Nigeria are set to be empowered to the tune

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Rice Farmers Want Irrigation Scheme Rehabilitated in Kano

  Some farmers in Bagwai Local Government Area, Kano State have called

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Nigerian Farmers Produce 2.3 Million Metric Tonnes of Tomato Annually – NIHORT

  Dr Abayomi Olaniyan, Executive Director, National Horticultural Research Institute (NIHORT) on

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PAN Threatens to Shut Down Poultry Industry by January

   The Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN) has threatened to shut down

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Falae: Herdsmen besieged my farm, destroyed crops worth millions

Former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chief Olu Falae has

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Farmers Target 28,000 Tonnes of Rice in Delta — RIFAN

  Mr Sylvanus Ejezie, Chairman, Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), Delta

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South-West Farmers Give Reasons for Abandoning Food Crops

  Stakeholders in the agriculture value chain from the South-Wesh have attributed

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Mala-Buni Approves N73.8m for Reactivation of Fertilizer Plant

  Gov. Mai Mala-Buni of Yobe has approved N73.8 million, for reactivation

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Farmers/herders’ conflict: 10 states ready to implement national livestock transformation plan – Presidency

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Agriculture, Dr Andrew Kwasari,

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IITA, 2 Others Sign MoU to Build, Promote Cassava Seed System

  The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) and two other organisations

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Foodstuff Prices in South-West markets Skyrocket

Prices of some major foodstuffs have gone up by 100 per cent

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Agricultural Firm Facilitate N5.7bn Loan for 25,000 Farmers

    An agritech focussed company, Farmcrowdy Limited (FC),  says it is

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Buhari Urges Agriculture Agencies to Include Youth to Bolster Economy

  President Muhammadu Buhari has urged agencies involved in agriculture to include

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As a farmer, I’ll ensure food security in Nigeria – Buhari vows

President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to ensure food security in the country

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Prices Of Cooking Oil Skyrockets In Enugu Major Markets

Prices of palm oil and vegetable oil have skyrocketed in major markets

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Kenya Launches Commercial Growing Of Genetically Modified Cotton

Kenya’s Ministry of Agriculture on Friday launched the commercial growing of Genetically

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Dangote Group to Begin $2bn Fertiliser Plant Operation in December

  The Dangote Group says its two-billion-dollar granulated urea fertiliser plant located at

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Ebonyi Government Tasks Fish Farmers On Modern Packaging

  The Ebonyi Government has urged fish farmers in the state to

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ActionAid Urges Three Tiers of Government to Improve Investment in Agriculture

  ActionAid has urged the three tiers of government to improve on

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