Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Agricultural grants in Nigeria: Tips on how to get and use?

  ftTo farm or not to farm is no longer the question. More people are realising that among the various sectors of economic development in...

Poverty rate in the North alarming – Sanusi

  The level of poverty in the northern part of the country is alarming and remains a major reason why peace is elusive, Emir of...

FOR THE SPECIAL ATTENTION OF OUR CHURCH AUTHORITIES; CAPITALISM AND THE...

  *Thinking about 'The Government being Upon His Shoulders'* There is a work side to Prosperity. It is the works of our hand God blesses. People are...

Nigeria to partner Germany In Sustainable Development

Nigeria is to partner with the people and government of the Republic of Germany for sustainable development.Ambassador Sheni stated this when the German Ambassador...

GIVE UP, TO GET UP – Muyiwa Afolabi

Life generally is about trade-offs. For anything you want, you must be willing to sacrifice for it. There is nothing really free I tell...

Wantaregh Paul I. Unongo: On the Open Grazing Prohibition and Ranches...

      I want to first start by saying; I know the heavy burden I bear on my shoulders in making a comment on the Law...

“Facts of history: The Core North/Hausa Fulani is Nigeria’s challenge

    By Southern League Of Professionals Did you know that southern Nigerians living in kano were killed by northerners for struggling for independence. It happened in...

The Nigerian Oil Sector: The Lack of Ownership and Visionary Leadership

  Oil is now $51 per barrel. Nigeria on my mind. We must STOP our leaders from negotiating for political power with economic items they...

17 Reasons Why You Need a Mango Every DAY

  This is the season, a lot of mangoes are around now! They are cheap and cool. Though people tend to stay away from it...

Snake Meat: Is It that delicious and necessary?

  Coming from Nnewi South of  Anambra State  where a lot of taboos abound, one of these taboos  is never eating  anything Boa, Python and...

Business Opportunities in Exporting African Products to Europe

A lot has been said about diversifying the economy to non oil commodities like agro allied products and other essentials, but the snag is...

Ndidi Nwuneli writes on what every entrepreneur should know about starting

Starting a new venture is not an easy feat. It is like embarking on an adventure, unclear about the path and with no guarantee...

25 May: Africa Day 2017

The Continent of Africa observes and celebrates in a special way the 25 May. The day is known as “Africa Day.” Africa Day is promoted...

Restructure, The North and The Rest of Us

I don't think the so-called North's opposition to restructuring matters as much as we magnify it.What matters is the unity, agreement and strategy employed...

EMPOWERING WOMEN IN AGRIBUSINESS VALUE CHAIN IN NIGERIA

  The role of women in food production, processing and marketing has become more relevant as a way of fighting poverty and ensuring food security...

HAUSA & LOW EDUCATION IS THE REASON FOR LOW DEVELOPMENT...

  For the folks down south, the thinking that Hausa Fulani is one tribe and interwoven is a mirage. They have never been. Allegedly, it...

Why Burn Saw Dust, When We can Put It To Good...

Sawdust or wood dust is a by-product of cutting, grinding, drilling, sanding, or otherwise pulverizing wood. There are immense economic uses a of this I...

Sosoliso plane crash survivor, Kechi Okwuchi graduated with a First Class...

Sosoliso plane crash survivor, Kechi Okwuchi graduated with a First Class degree from University of Thomas Houston, Texas on May 16th, 2015. Not only that,...

Castor Plant : Saving the Life of Farmer and Fulani Herdsmen

Lately, the herdmen and farmers have been having clashes from the Savannah regions of Benue to the creeks of Delta. It has been one...

Governors of South-West, Including Fayose, Meet on Regional Integration Plan

South West Governors on Monday met in Abeokuta, capital of Ogun State where they expressed their resolve to forge ahead with the regional integration...

GLO & MTN Remains Africa’s Top Brands

During the economic downturn, African brands have regressed against non-African brands, with their share declining from 24%, 25% and 23% in 2013, 2014 and...

DANGOTE SET TO INVEST $800 MILLION IN DAIRY PRODUCTION IN NIGERIA

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote has revealed that he plans to invest $800 million in Dairy production in Nigeria. This is part of Dangote’s...

Agriculture not the best way for diversification in Nigeria

  Go back to the farm, youths must farm and operation feed the nation. I know must of us must have come across these jingles...

MUSHROOM FARMING :MDFN OUT-GROWERS SCHEME

In line with the federal governmemt ribe to dibersify the economy to other sectors . This drive has strengthened the agricultural sector. In line...

The Nigerian Youths: This is life, it waits for no one...

  There is a popular saying that goes like this " procrastination is a thief of time " and that is what most people do,...

Why African Entrepreneurship Is Booming

I visited my village of Ovim in Southeastern Nigeria. I met a painter who also manufactures the paint he uses for his work. According...

South East Governors and Their Path To Industrialization – Okere Chidiebere

When some people make reference to the properties owned by Igbo people outside Igboland, particularly in Lagos and Abuja, they make it look like...

Jay Z’s 4.44 album hits platinum in less than one week

Home » Entertainment » Jay Z’s 4.44 album hits platinum in less than one week Jay Z’s 4.44 album hits platinum in less than one...

CAPITAL FLIGHT OR REPARATION : HOW MONEY FROM NIGERIA FUNDS FLAMBOYANT...

  The rise of the flamboyant real estate in the village of Miziara in Lebanon has been attributed to the inflow of revenue from Lebanese...

Niger, NIRSAL Partner on Agricultural Sector

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has stressed the need to sustain the paradigm shift in the agricultural sector from social service to...

Has Oil Caused More Harm Than Good In Nigeria ?

Oil has caused more harm to Nigeria than good. Oil made Nigeria government to reject first proposed restructuring of the nation (Aburi Accord) in...

Yemi Osibanjo Encourages Farmers At Abeokuta,Ogun State

In line with the agenda of this administration to diversify the economy. The vice president, Prof. Yemi Osibanjo with the Ogun State Governor ,Ibikunle...

NDI IGBO: WHO ARE THEY?

The question of who are the Igbos is simply put, a question of not just ethnological identity, but of linguistic classification. To produce an...

Indonesia Eximbank, NEXIM Bank signs MoU to enhance bilateral cooperation

Indonesia Eximbank, NEXIM Bank signs MoU to enhance bilateral cooperation The Indonesia Eximbank has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Nigerian Export-Import...

NAFDAC Favors Entrepreneurs With Locally Made Products

The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has rolled out a new offer of 50% off registration fee for entrepreneurs who...

Mustard Seeds: Small in sizes, mighty in health benefits

What ‘pleasure’ can be said of Mustard seeds – a small round seeds of various mustard plants – in comparison to other plants’ seed?...

Nigeria facing famine as funding fizzles

  The UN's World Food Programme (WFP) could run out of funding in a few weeks to feed millions living on the brink of famine...

BEYOND THE PASSION; YOU NEED THE SKILLS

  This afternoon I was talking to a lady on how agriculture is the big thing happening now. Before I could finish the first sentence...

HERE ARE THE WINNERS OF THE UNION BANK CENTENARY INNOVATION CHALLENGE

the Heritage Place, Ikoyi hosted Union Bank‘s Centenary Innovation Challenge – an initiative set up in partnership with Co-Creation Hub aimed at discovering and promoting innovative...

The Fulani Herdsmen: Modernism, Nomadic  and Stealth Destruction

  “Fulanis from across the country and neighbouring countries gathered here last week and they requested for my permission to go and retaliate but I...

Biotech Centre To Be Established in Abuja – FG

The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology is to establish a Biotechnology Centre of International Standard in Nigeria, at the National Bio- Technology Development...

FG Releases Another Paris Club Refunds of N243bn to States

FG has released a State by State breakdown of another tranche of Paris Club refund of over-deductions on Paris Club, London Club Loans and...

Fetish Killings: The Need For Massive Re-Orientation in SOUTH WEST

According to the Vanguard, the report said that "Men of Ogun State Police command have arrested a pastor and three other suspects in connection...

Africa: Making Things Happen at the Bank – ‘Not a Talk...

Washington, DC — Dr. Akinwumi Adesina is focusing on five areas to achieve the African and global goals for a prosperous continent since becoming president...

Don’t Cut Your Vegetables In The Market And Three Other Ways...

By Obianuju Okonkwo It’s no news that in this ongoing recession goods and commodities are more expensive. As we make conscious efforts to sustain ourselves...

Nigeria: Get ready for the revolution, to be fore warned is...

Lately, according to reports, Nigeria was placed a at the 19th position in countries that has an attractive investment climate in Africa! This trend...

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT THE NEW SUGAR PLANT COMMISSIONED IN...

  • Sunti Golden Sugar Estates is located in Mokwa Niger State • The Sugar Processing plant is a 100,000 tonne capacity plant • It was constructed...

How Industrialization In South East Would Reduce Emigration

Enugu Free Trade Zone which was projected to create some 30,000 jobs and to attract some $500 million investments to the State has not...

THE PROFITABLE AGRICULTURAL BUSINESS TO START AND CREATE WEALTH.

  Are you a student, unemployed, employed but fed up, you want to earn extra income? Join us to Create Wealth Through Agricultural Development. The journey would...

The Presidency Gives Startups A Respite

Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has been interfacing with the ICT sector on many fronts. The significance of this is that he has a good understanding...

Shoe Shinning Kits, Docility of The Northern Youths & Change of...

Borno state , one of the historic state in the Northern Nigeria  is in the news lately , with the "empowerment scheme" of the...

Getting an extra skill never kills – Emeka Oparah

  I was reading a piece about a young lawyer that earns N25,000 monthly. I initially thought it was a joke but as I read...

ORUMBA AT 27 ORUMBA NORTH LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF ANAMBRA STATE

  The expediency for the creation of local government anywhere in the world stems from the need to facilitate development at the grassroots. The importance...

South Africa: Julius Malema Tagged Dangerous and Encouraging Farm Terrorism !

  Now that South Africa has voted overwhelmingly to take over uncompensated lands from the Whites, expect to see international conspiracy in sanctions and what...

A FARMER PROUDLY DISPLAYS HIS HARVEST AND YAM BARN (PHOTOS)

Yam, the staple crop in the South Eastern part of Nigeria has been celebrated, a good harvest of this crop earns one respect in...

NiMet forecasts normal onset, cessation of rainfall in 2018

  The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted normal onset of rainfall and normal cessation in many parts of Nigeria in its 2018 Seasonal Rainfall...

WHAT MAKES SNAIL FARMING TO BE HIGHLY LUCRATIVE

  1. A high rate of malnutrition in the country: Malnutrition has been and currently one of Nigeria big problem to be solved. It is Infact,...
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