Home Topics Umar Faruq

Umar Faruq

Federal government to boost farming with 997 solar-powered boreholes

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, revealed this while distributing contract award letters to contractors and the broadcast planting of improved fodder seeds recently, in Yobe State.

Recent Stories

A 300 level medical student of the Niger Delta University (NDU), Bayelsa State, Uzakah Timi Ebiweni, has committed suicide for failing his exams.

NDU student dives into Amassoma River, drowns

A 300 level medical student of the Niger Delta University (NDU), Bayelsa State, Uzakah Timi Ebiweni, has committed suicide for failing his exams.
Ed Woodward has thrown his weight behind Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer despite the disastrous end to the club’s season.

Robin van Persie urges Manchester United to give Ole Gunnar Solskjaer time

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer should be given time to turn Manchester United’s fortunes around, says former Red Devils striker Robin van Persie.
Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello, has set up two committees to spearhead his inauguration for his second term.

Flood: Niger government warns farmers to avoid riverbanks

The Niger Government has warned people living and farming around flood-prone areas to move away from such places, to avoid flooding.

Aviation unions begin shut down of NCAA over new organogram today

Labour unions in the nation’s aviation sector will today begin an indefinite industrial action over the new organogram approved by the Federal Government.
The Nigeria women's side is in Austria to commence their final phase of preparations for next month's Fifa Women's World Cup in France.

Nigeria commence final Women’s World Cup preparation in Austria

The Nigeria women's side is in Austria to commence their final phase of preparations for next month's Fifa Women's World Cup in France.