Federal government disburses $375 million to farmers

The Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) Plc, on Wednesday, disclosed that it has so far facilitated funding from commercial banks for agribusinesses across the value chain to the tune of US$375 million from 2017 till date. It also said over 700,000 farmers have been trained on good agronomic practices and financial […]

COMMUNAL DISPUTES : GOV SANI-BELLO ASSURES OF PEACEFUL COEXISTENCE

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello on Wednesday said his administration would continue to ensure peaceful communal coexistence of the people in the state. He gave the assurance in his office in Minna, when he received the report of the committee of enquiry set up to investigate the boundary dispute between communities in Katcha and […]

LABARAI A TAKAICE

  *Hajjin Bana: Zuwa safiyar Larabar nan, an kwashi maniyyata daga Nalijeriya, zuwa kasar Saudiyya, adadin mutum dubu 19,091. yawan jiragen da suka yi jigila na kamfanonin Maxair, Flynass da Medview sunyi sawu 46. Madogara: NAHCON* *Mukaddashin shugaban Najeriya Farfesa Yemi Osinbajo ya kwabe shugaban hukumar tsaron farin kaya DSS Lawal Daura daga mukamin sa […]

Idan Mafi Rinjayen ‘Yan Majalisa Suka Tsige Ni Zan Sauka Daga Mukamina — Saraki ____¥___ * Shugaban majalisar Dattawa, Bukola Saraki ya jaddada cewa zai sauka daga kujerarsa ne idan har kashi biyu bisa uku na sanatoci suka tsige shi inda ya nuna cewa an girke jami’an tsaro a harabar majalisar ne don a tsige shi. Saraki ya kuma yabawa Mukaddashin Shugaban kasa, Yemi Osibanjo kan matakin da ya dauka na sallamar Shugaban rundunar tsaro ta farin kaya (DSS), Lawal Daura.

Shugaban majalisar Dattawa, Bukola Saraki ya jaddada cewa zai sauka daga kujerarsa ne idan har kashi biyu bisa uku na sanatoci suka tsige shi inda ya nuna cewa an girke jami’an tsaro a harabar majalisar ne don a tsige shi. Saraki ya kuma yabawa Mukaddashin Shugaban kasa, Yemi Osibanjo kan matakin da ya dauka na […]

Yan Majalisar Jihar Kano Su Shida Sun koma PDP

Rahotanni daga jihar Kano sun nuna cewa ‘yan majalisar dokokin jihar Kano na APC har su shida sun koma jam’iyyar PDP. ‘Yan majalisar sune ke wakiltar kananan Hukoumomin, Gwarzo, Gwale, Gezawa, Rogo, Madobi da Bichi. @Rariya

Soyinka under fire for attacking Obasanjo

The Yoruba Consultative Forum has slammed Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, for his “undisguised campaign of calumny” against former President Olusegun Obasanjo. In a statement by its President, Prof. Tejumade Rhodes, the YCF berated Soyinka for “revelling in a poisonous vendetta and egregious abuse” against the ex-President. Soyinka had lately, at different functions, attacked Obasanjo, […]

Mrs Ambode canvasses exclusive breast-feeding for babies

Wife of the Lagos State Governor, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, has again reminded nursing mothers and pregnant women of the need to attach serious importance to exclusive breast-feeding of newborn babies. Ambode, in a statement on Tuesday to commemorate the occasion of this year’s World Breast-feeding Week, held annually in the first week of August, said […]

Polio: FEC approves $150m W/Bank credit facility

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved the acquisition of 150 million-dollar World Bank credit facility to support polio eradication in Nigeria. Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun made the disclosure while briefing State House correspondents shortly after the FEC meeting, presided over by the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday in Abuja. She said that the additional […]