Jigawa Gov Leads Delegation On Wheat Farming Study Tour To Ethiopia

From Abdullahi Idris, Dutse Governor Mallam Umar Namadi of Jigawa State has embarked on a significant study tour to Ethiopia with a high-level delegation comprising key aides on agricultural matters, officials, and professionals from the state’s Ministry of Agriculture and relevant agencies. This statement was made available to all media organizations in Dutse by the […]


Zamfara First Lady Pledges Support to NIWIA for Agricultural Advancement

In commemoration of International Women’s Day on March 9th, 2024, the Zamfara State Chapter of the Nigerian Association of Women In Agriculture (NIWIA) held a ceremony to mark the occasion. During the event, Hajiya Huriya Dauda, the Wife of the Zamfara State Governor, expressed her commitment to assisting women in the state, especially NIWIA members, […]


Tinubu Announces 93% Subsidy on Agricultural Inputs

President Bola Tinubu has mandated a significant reduction of 93 per cent in the cost of agricultural inputs to bolster food security in the nation. Senior Special Adviser to the President on Food Security, Yejide Ogundipe, revealed this yesterday at the inauguration of state coordinators for the Nigerian Women for Agricultural Progress (NWAP) and the […]


Food Security: Tinubu, Brazilian President Forge Agricultural Partnership

President Bola Tinubu has initiated talks with Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva to enhance agricultural collaboration between Nigeria and Brazil, aiming to rejuvenate bilateral relations. During their meeting in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, both leaders discussed the potential for comprehensive cooperation across various sectors, emphasizing the need to strengthen ties. Tinubu highlighted Nigeria’s economic […]

Agriculture Education

ZSUBEB: Junior Secondary Schools in Zamfara Explore Agricultural Frontiers At ABU Zaria

In an effort to expand the education of young children within the state, the Zamfara State Universal Basic Education Board (ZSUBEB) is spearheading an educational odyssey. Junior Secondary Schools in Zamfara are delving into agricultural frontiers through collaborative initiatives with Ahmadu Bello University and industry leaders in Zaria, Kaduna State. Alhaji Garba Abdullahi, Director of […]


Zamfara Governor Distributes Agricultural Assets To Farmers In Tsafe

Governor Dauda Lawal has extended the distribution of agricultural assets and vital farm inputs to Zamfara farmers in the Tsafe local government area. The distribution ceremony was held on Monday at the Tsafe Local Government Secretariat as part of the ongoing COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus distribution program sponsored by FADAMA III. A statement […]


Northern States To Benefit From 500,000-Hectare Farming Project – FG

States participating in the Federal Government’s 500,000-hectare farming project will cultivate crops strategically chosen for their competitive advantage, according to a statement from the Presidency on Friday. Mr. Temitope Ajayi, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, spoke to journalists, emphasizing that the program would engage farmers primarily in northern states, […]


FADAMA III: Gov Lawal Distributes Agricultural Input to 19,000 Zamfara Farmers

Zamfara State Governor, Dauda Lawal, on Wednesday, flagged off the Nigeria Coronavirus (COVID-19) Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (N-CARES) programme with the distributions of farm input and agricultural assets. The ceremony for the flag-off of the FADAMA III project was held at Zamfara State Ministry of Agriculture, targeting beneficiaries from the 14 Local Government Areas. […]


Food Crisis Is Imminent In Borno, Sokoto, Zamfara, FCT – Report

A report from the Cadre Harmonise highlights the impending food crisis in Nigeria, affecting approximately 26 million people in Borno, Sokoto, Zamfara, and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) between June and August 2024. The Cadre Harmonise report is a collaborative effort between the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) […]


ACReSAL Plants Economical Trees In Shanono Local government

Abba Dukawa Sate Agro-Climatic Resilience in Semi-Arid Landscape (ACReSAL) Project has planted over 2,000 fruit-bearing trees in the Shanono Local Government Area of the state, State Project Coordinator, Dr. Dahiru M Hashim said the tree planting exercise has enormous benefits to the community. Adding that plantation of the economic trees marks a significant step forward […]