Ministry of Agriculture

Seme border partially closed as security measures against illegal activities, says NCS

JOSEPH Attah, spokesperson of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has refuted the claim that seme border has been closed...

On Ruga and Fulanisation

By Simon Kolawole I WANT this on record: I am opposed to the ruga racket. And my misgivings have nothing...
- Advertisement -

There’s no evidence Buhari created 12 million jobs in rice sector

THE Muhammadu Buhari Administration has continued to claim that 12 million jobs were created in the Rice production sector...

SPECIAL REPORT: Fraud allegations, unremitted loans, crop failure, other anomalies dog Nigerian govt’s “rice revolution”

SPEAKING to a packed audience at the 10th Bola Tinubu Colloquium, an annual conference held to mark the birthday...
- Advertisement -

Minister Explains High Cost Of Local Rice

Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh, has said that Nigeria’s high interest rates is partly responsible for the high cost of locally produced rice as against the imported ones.

Lawmaker Condemns ‘Unilateral’ Transfer Of Agric Varsities To Ministry

Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, on Tuesday in Abuja at the inauguration of new Governing Councils of 23 Federal Universities, announced the federal government's decision to move Universities of Agriculture from the Ministry of Education to that of Agriculture.
- Advertisement -

Support the ICIR

We need your support to produce excellent journalism at all times.

- Advertisement