The Food and Agricultural Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) has said the number of people in need of food assistance has reduced in the troubled North East Nigeria. FAO, quoting the latest results of food security analysis, obtained during...
AWKA—GOVERNOR Willie Obiano of Anambra State  has given the cattle dealers association two weeks ultimatum to pay compensation to farmers in some communities  whose  crops were destroyed last year by herdsmen. The South East zonal chairman of Miyetti Allah Cattle breeders Association, MACBAN,...
Nigerian Tobechukwu Opara is among 30 university students that the U.S. Department of Agriculture has picked to attend its 2018 Agricultural Outlook Forum through the USDA Student Diversity Program. Senior Tobechukwu “Toby” Opara, along with sophomore Alexis Doon are two...
Blessing Obi, 26, is the founder of BMFoods. The Mass Communication graduate of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, tells MAUREEN IHUA-MADUENYI what inspired her business What inspired you to establish BMFoods? For me, entrepreneurship is not just about freedom, rewards, opportunity windows, packaging...
Kogi State has made history by becoming the first among the 36 states of the federation to establish a cattle colony to assist Fulani herdsmen in rearing their cows. The federal government had in January resolved to set up...
Organs to be grown in animals for transplant, provide cure for diabetes Scientists have created the first ever human-sheep hybrids, paving the way for organs to be grown in animals which can be transplanted into humans. The successful Stanford University project...
Elder statesman and foremost constitutional lawyer, Prof. Ben Nwabueze, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of using the proposed cattle colonies scheme to pursue a ‘Fulani supremacy agenda’ promoted by the late Sardauna of Sokoto, Sir Ahmadu Bello. Nwabueze, who is...
The Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, has said that Nigeria’s monthly food import bill fell from $665.4m in January 2015 to $160.4m as of October 2018. He said the reductions in food import were recorded on rice, fish, milk, sugar...
Combination of onions, ginger, scent leaf, orange peel, watermelon seeds, carrot, tiger nut, coconut water, dates improves sex drive in men, women Love is in the air. February is usually associated with love. The celebration is heightened as Valentine approaches....
As non-oil exports continue to rise, countries like Canada, United Arab Emirates, UAE, Israel and Australia are demanding Nigerian yams from exporters in the country. This was disclosed in a chat with Vanguard, Wednesday, by the Chairman, Technical Committee on...