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Lagos State Medical Response Team Gets Free Ice Cream, Pizzas, Yoghurt From Cold Stone, Dominos Pizza, Pinkberry, Others

It Is No Longer News That Lagos, The Commercial Capital Of Nigeria Doubles As The Epicenter Of Coronavirus Infection In Nigeria With Over 65 Cases. Lagos State Has Enjoyed Huge Financial Donations And Other Forms Of Support From The Federal Government, Individuals And  Corporate Organizations Since The State Recorded Its First Case Last Month. Today, [...]

By | March 30th, 2020|Trends, news & info|0 Comments

#Coronavirus: LASG Set-Up Makeshift Markets In Schools Across The State

The Lagos State Government has set up makeshift food markets in some schools across the state to enable residents to have access to food supply. The state Commissioner for Agriculture, Gbolahan Lawal, who stated this on Thursday, noted that the markets were set up to prevent panic buying among the residents following the directive of [...]

By | March 28th, 2020|Trends, news & info|0 Comments

FG Shuts Chinese Restaurant For Refusing To Serve Nigerians

The Federal Government has closed Haufei Restaurant and Mall, a Chinese eatery in Lagos State, for refusing to serve Nigerians. The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission, in a tweet on Saturday, said the staff of the restaurant, located on 33 Aboyade Close, Victoria Island, admitted that it was the business policy of the owners. [...]

By | March 16th, 2020|Trends, news & info|0 Comments

Investing In Palm Oil And Kernel Oil Production

  Palm Oil is known to be an excellent source of bio available calcium and least allergic of all edible oil. The demand-supply gap thereby opens up opportunities for investors in this sector. After thorough research, it is found out that the demand for palm kernel oil, for commercial, home and even industrial purposes will [...]

By | March 5th, 2020|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments

Rice Production: FEC Approves N10bn For Tada-Shonga Irrigation Project In Kwara

  The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N10 billion for the completion of irrigation projects in Shonga, Kwara State. The minister of water resources, Suleiman Adamu, said this while addressing journalists after the meeting in Abuja. He said the ministry presented a memo to the council on the ongoing project in Shonga. "Council [...]

By | February 21st, 2020|Trends, news & info|0 Comments

Nigeria Customs Service Set To Shut Supermarkets Found Selling Foreign Rice

The Nigeria Customs Service, in Kano and Jigawa states, is set to shutdown supermarkets and shops found patronising foreign rice and other prohibited items. The agency, in a letter with reference number NCS/KAN/053/S.28 dated 17th February 2020 wrote to all supermarkets and shops in Kano and Jigawa states, directing them to stop patronising prohibited items [...]

By | February 20th, 2020|Trends, news & info|0 Comments

The Cross-River Rice Example

Have you met the Governor of Cross River State, Professor (Senator) Ben Ayade? I have and nothing has made me more confident about the future of Nigeria like my encounter with the helmsman of the Nation’s Paradise. Compact, sturdy, and articulate, you see the wheels practically turning in his head as he patiently listens to [...]

By | February 17th, 2020|Trends, news & info|0 Comments

Seven Hydrating Drinks Besides Water

  Fruit-infused water Keeping hydrated is not only good for quenching test but it also helps to keep energised and active through the day. Asides the option of water, there are other drinks and beverages that you can take to stay hydrated. The good part is that these drinks are delicious and healthy beverages that serve [...]

By | February 9th, 2020|Trends, news & info|0 Comments

Emerging Technologies In Agriculture 1

Technology is transforming nearly every aspect of our modern lives, and farming is no exception. Modern farmers have demonstrated a willingness to embrace inventions and new techniques. Here are seven emerging technologies that can literally change the agricultural landscape in the years ahead. 1. Soil and Water Sensors Perhaps the equipment having the most immediate [...]

By | January 24th, 2020|Trends, news & info|0 Comments

Fresh Concerns Over Increasing Use Of Paracetamol To Tenderize Meat

Fresh concerns have been raised by health experts on Nigerians’ increasing use of paracetamol, a drug meant for pain relief, to cook meat for household and commercial consumption. LEADERSHIP investigation revealed that hundreds of households, restaurants and bars, especially those owned by small operators, have continued to use paracetamol to tenderise meat to save cost [...]

By | January 14th, 2020|Trends, news & info|0 Comments

How Nigeria’s Agricultural Sector Fared In 2019

Nigeria’s agricultural sector seems to be taking a turn for the better with the various policies introduced by the current government, some of which were vigorously implemented last year. The government argues that the activities in the sector last year were channeled at improving the lives of average Nigerians. PREMIUM TIMES does a review of [...]

By | January 10th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tiger Nuts: Cultivation, Milk Extraction And Health Benefits

Tiger nuts, also known as yellow nutsedge or earth almonds, are not actually nuts, but rather edible tubers. They’re the size of a chickpea but wrinkly with a chewy texture and sweet nutty flavor similar to coconut. Tiger nuts were one of the first plants cultivated in Egypt and traditionally used as both food and [...]

FG Begins Remodelling Of Grazing Reserves Into Ranches

The Federal Government has begun remodelling of grazing reserves into ranches in seven states as part of efforts to transform and modernise the country’s livestock industry. The Executive Secretary, National Commission for Nomadic Education, Prof. Bashir Usman, made this known on Tuesday in Zaria at the opening of a three-day capacity building workshop on the [...]

By | January 3rd, 2020|Trends, news & info|0 Comments

Seafood Export From Norway To Nigeria Hits $35m

The Norwegian Seafood Council (NSC) has said the value of the seafood export to Nigeria between January and October this year has reached $35million, adding that the country’s seafood export is the second largest in the world. Speaking at the press briefing at the Eko Hotels and Suites, NSC Director, Trond Kosvelt said Nigeria is [...]

By | November 25th, 2019|Trends, news & info|0 Comments

Expired Foreign Rice Re-bagged&Sold, Customs Warn Nigerians

Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali, has said that some of the foreign rice brought into Nigeria had expired and re-bagged for sale to Nigerians. He said this while speaking to journalists on Wednesday in Onne, Rivers State. Ibrahim said the already expired rice is unknown to consumers because it had [...]

By | November 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

FG Launches ‘National Gender Policy On Agriculture’

In order to achieve food security and reduce poverty, the Nigerian government on Thursday launched the ‘National Gender Policy on Agriculture’ in Abuja. The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Sabo Nanono, said it is time for women to be prominent in the agriculture sector. Mr Nanono said the policy was to enhance the equality [...]

By | November 1st, 2019|Trends, news & info|0 Comments

Strange Diseases Affect Onions Worth N1bn In Kebbi

The National Association of Onions Farmers in Kebbi says its members have lost over N1 billion worth of onions to two strange diseases affecting farms and storage facilities in the state. The Chairman of the association, Bello Uba, told the News Agency Of Nigeria(NAN) in Birnin Kebbi on Wednesday that, at least, 20,000 farmers were [...]

By | November 1st, 2019|Trends, news & info|0 Comments

All You Need To Know About Scallions

Description Scallions (also known as green onions, spring onions, or salad onions) are vegetables of various Allium onion species. They are a variety of young onions found in every grocery store and in thousands of recipes. A scallion is made up of a white base that has not fully developed into a bulb and long [...]

By | October 22nd, 2019|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments

Flood Submerges 4,000 Hectares Of Rice Fields In Borno

Rice farmers in Borno State, on Friday, recounted ordeals as 4,000 hectares of rice farms were submerged as a result of the release of excess water from the Aloa Dam located in the outskirts of Maiduguri, the state capital.  The News Agency of Nigeria reports that thousands of hectares of rice fields wilted due to [...]

By | October 18th, 2019|Trends, news & info|0 Comments

Osinbajo Visits Ex-Militant, Retson Tedheke’s Farm In Nasarawa (Photos)

Yesterday, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo visited a farm in Nasarawa where an ex-militant and activist from Niger-Delta, Retain Tedheke is cultivating 3,000 hectares of farmland for crop and livestock production. This is a true Nigerian story of hope, honesty, and unity, says Osinbajo The coming together of communities in Hadari Emirate district in Kokona LGA [...]

By | October 18th, 2019|Trends, news & info|0 Comments
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