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President Buhari Launches APC Road Map for 2019 Campaign titled NEXT LEVEL in State House on 18th Nov 2018-6

Buhari: Nigerians, let’s move to the Next Level

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday launched his 2019 electioneering campaign yesterday in a grand style, presenting a document called the ‘Next Level,” of where he wants to take Nigerians.

Expert says snail farming very profitable

Dr Yemi Popoola, a Livestock Specialist at the Institute of Agricultural Research and Training (IAR&T), Ibadan, says snail farming is a very profitable means of livelihood.

Simon Lalong: Those who forcefully annexed homes, villages will be forced out soon

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has said those who forcefully annexed ancestral homes and villages of the people would soon be forced out.
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Niger government issues alert over poisonous meat in circulation

Niger State Government has warned Nigerian to be cautious of meats in circulation that contains steroid applied by local livestock farmers and butchers.
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Yobe government targets vaccination of one million livestock

Yobe government said it had concluded arrangement to vaccinate no fewer than one million livestock following reported cases of animal diseases in some parts of the state.

Kebbi government to procure N14 million livestock vaccines

The Kebbi Government says it will procure vaccines worth N14 million to protect livestock against various animals diseases in the 21 local government areas of the state.
Yemi Osinbajo

Federal government to upgrade veterinary teaching hospitals

The Federal Government has renewed its commitment to upgrade all the Veterinary Teaching Hospitals across the country and the completion of the National Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Abuja.

Ministry releases 19 high yield crop varieties, 1 chicken breed

A total of 19 new high yield crop varieties have been released by the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology to enhance Nigerian agriculture.
Suleiman Adamu, Minister Of Water Resources

Federal government laments poor funding of Niger Basin Authority by member countries

The Federal Government, Friday, lamented poor funding of the Niger Basin Authority, NBA, by member countries as 37th Ordinary Session of the Council of Ministers meet over issues affecting the organisation’s performance.
Prince Harry and Meghan bring rain to drought stricken Aussie town of Dubbo

Prince Harry and Meghan bring rain to drought stricken Aussie town

Prince Harry and his expectant wife Meghan visited a drought-stricken region of Australia Wednesday, bringing a rare and welcome rainstorm with them.

Boko Haram kills own commander over attempts to surrender

A high ranking Boko Haram Commander has been killed by his own colleagues after his secret plan to surrender was discovered by some of his colleague.

Niger to spend N91 million on livestock tracking devise

Niger State Government says it will spend N91 million on micro chips to track movements of livestock in order to address the issue of cattle rustling in the state.

Niger releases N60 million for relief materials for Kede flood victims

Respite has come the way of flood victims in Kede community in the Mokwa Local Government of Niger State following the release of N60 million by the state government for the purchase of relief materials that would be distributed to the affected people.
At least 30 Nigerian soldiers have been killed in a gun battle with Boko Haram fighters who overran a military base in the country's northeast, according to military sources.

Nigerian Army kills insurgents, recovers stolen livestock in Borno

The Nigerian Army on Thursday said it killed many ‘Boko-Haram’ insurgents and recovered 147 livestock in two separate operations in Jentilo and Gesada villages of Kukawa and Guzamala Local Government Areas in Borno.

WFP: 1.1 million Zimbabweans will need food aid

The World Food Programme warned on Friday that 1.1 million Zimbabweans could need food aid before the next harvest in 2019, with rural smallholders most at risk of food shortages.

Sallah: Livestock prices increase in Abuja, Nasarawa, Niger – survey

The price of various sizes of livestock in many markets in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, and Nasarawa state have gone up ahead of the upcoming Eid-El-Kabir celebration.
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Eid-El-Kabir: Imported tomatoes force down price of produce in Lagos market

Ahead of Eid-el-Kabir celebration, the prices of tomatoes, pepper and onions have reduced in most markets in Lagos, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.

22 killed, several displaced as floods ravage Niger

Twenty-two people are dead and thousands have been left homeless in Niger after torrential rains caused heavy flooding, authorities said.

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Presidency: APC bye-election victories shatters myth of PDP’s return

The presidency has declared that the victories recorded weekend by the All Progressives Congress (APC) has shattered any assumptions of a return to power by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Nigerian Army vows to crush new terrorist group in North-East

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