Buhari approves appointment of CEO, Executive Directors of BoA

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of an interim Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, as well as Executive Directors for the Bank of Agriculture. The...

Scientists invent technology to tackle Tuta Absoluta

Tomato farmers may soon dispel their fears about Tuta Absoluta, as a group of Nigerian scientists from the National Horticultural Research Institute (NIHORT), Ibadan,...

There may be livestock disease outbreaks in 2017- NiMet

There are indications that livestock farmers in northern Nigeria may suffer water stress and outbreak of heat -related diseases this year due to the...

FAO moves to support farmers in North East Nigeria with $20 million

  The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), has said about $20 million is required urgently by June, 2017, to support farmers for new farming season...

Tambuwal approves recruitment of additional extension workers

As part of efforts to boost agriculture in the state, Sokoto Governor, Aminu Tambuwal has approved the recruitment of additional extension workers to increase...