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Nigeria’s Industrialization Unattainable Without Functional Aluminum And Steel Sector, Dogara

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

Advocates For Mechanization, Subsidies To Farmers For Agricultural Revolution Speaker Yakubu Dogara has, again, called on the executive to give priority to steel development in Nigeria, saying it is the bedrock of the development of the country.   He argued that the country keeps losing revenue through importation of steel, even more that the government […]

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Ranches In Nasarawa State Would End Herders/Farmers Clash But Should Be Across Senatorial District-APGA Chairman

By   /  July 11, 2018  /  News Across State  /  No Comments

Rabiu Omaku Chairman of the All Progressive Grand Alliance Nasarawa State has applauded governor, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura for approving the establishment of ranches in the state. Hon.Musa Saidu gave the disclosure in an interview with Journalists in the State, saying cattle ranches would end the lingering herders/farmers conflict. He frowns at the traditional method of […]

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After Paying N1.5 Million For Tractors, We Are Yet To Be Given Tractors By Gov. Lalong, Plateau Farmers Cries Out

By   /  May 7, 2018  /  North-Central  /  No Comments

PLATEAU FARMERS CRIES OUT DEMANDING FOR THE WHEREABOUTS OF 400 TRACTORS COMMISSIONED BY BUHARI -Bashir Suleiman It is over two months now since governor Simon Bako Lalong claimed he has purchased 400 tractors which was darkclauded and commissioned by President Muhammadu Buhari. But since then, Plateau farmers who paid one million five hundred thousand naira […]

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Fulani/Farmers Killings: Nasarawa State Is Enough To Accommodate Us—-Maku

By   /  April 30, 2018  /  North-Central  /  No Comments

Rabiu Omaku Piqued over the rising spate of killings by herders in Nasarawa State the governorship candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance ,Labaran Maku has called on the warring communities to bury their for the interest of Peace. Maku who attributed the crisis to political undertone says Nasarawa is enough to accommodate grazers and […]

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Sokoto Doubles Incentive For Wheat, Garlic, Sesame Farmers

By   /  March 1, 2018  /  North-West  /  No Comments

Sokoto state government said it has introduced additional incentives to farmers to in bid boost cultivation of wheat, sesame, garlic and onion in the state.   Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal stated this when he inspected a wheat farm at Taloka, Goronyo LGA.   The 43 hectre farm is supported by the state government and is […]

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Tension As Fulani Herdsmen Invade Yewa Community

By   /  January 27, 2018  /  South-South  /  No Comments

Groups in Ogun West Senatorial Disctrict of Ogun State under the aegis of Yewa Connecting minds (YCM), an umbrella body that comprises both youths and elders in liberation movement of Yewaland have warned Hausa/Fulani herdsmen, who had been on rampage, in the Yewa land, lately, killing and molesting natives, as well as destroying farm crops […]

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Policeman Accused Of Killings 6 Farmers Writes IG, Says Those Killed Are Boko Haram Members

By   /  January 8, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

Tom Garba The Assistant Superintendent of Police, Usman Hassan arrested for killing six farmers during an operation in Gombi  Local Government Area of Adamawa has insisted that those killed were Boko haram members and that he has evidence to prove his claim. Hassan in a petition to Inspector General of Police said that  the six […]

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Fleeing Herdsmen Allegedly Kill Nasarawa Farmers

By   /  January 6, 2018  /  General News  /  No Comments

Unidentified gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have killed scores of farmers and set houses ablaze in Awe Local Government Area of Nasarawa State. It was learnt that the suspected Fulani herdsmen, attacked residents of Awe, a border community of both Nasarawa and Benue states, and killed many people in the area. Investigation by our […]

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Police ASP Arrested Over Alleged Killing Of 7 Farmers In Adamawa

By   /  January 5, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

Tom Garba The Adamawa State Police Command on Thursday confirmed the arrest of a policeman who was alleged to have shot to death seven farmers in the state. The arrest followed a petition by a Civil Society Organization, Progressive Mind for Development Initiate. It would be recalled that a Human Rights activist and the President […]

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Plateau Youths G17 Presents Anti-Grazing Bill To End Farmers, Herders Killings

By   /  December 7, 2017  /  North-Central  /  No Comments

Yakubu Busari The Plateau Youths under the aegis of, G17, Peace and Progressive Forum have presented “, Anti-Grazing Citizens bill to the Rt Hon. Speaker, Plateau State House of Assembly, Peter Ajang Azi to end farmers /herders clashes in Plateau state. The spokesman for the Youth who also doubles as the convener, Comrade Dachung Bagos […]

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