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NEMA to Compensate Flood Affected Farmers in Kebbi State

Kasim Sumaina in Abuja The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has disclosed that it is set to embarked on enumerating farmers affected by the 2018 floods in Kebbi State, so as to enable them benefit from the federal government’s agricultural intervention. NEMA, spokesman, Sani Datti, in a statement, revealed that …

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We Did Not Give Miyetti Allah Money – FG

The Federal Government did not give Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) money during its recent meeting with the group in Birnin Kebbi, capital of Kebbi State, the Minister of Interior, retired Lieutenant-General Abdulrahman Dambazau, said on Monday. The minister spoke in Anka, Zamfara, on Monday while fielding …

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Buhari, Yari, Bagudu meet in State House

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru Buhari ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting behind closed doors with the Governors of Zamfara and Kebbi States, Abdulaziz Yari and Atiku Bagudu respectively at the Presidential villa, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari speaking during the breaking of Ramadan fast with members of the federal executive …

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Wife of Kebbi Governor Frees 70 Prison…

Awaiting Trial inmate in Prison Wife of Kebbi Governor Frees 70 Prison Inmates Her Excellency The Wife of Executive Governor of Kebbi State, Dr.Zainab Shinkafi Bagudu, has released a total of Seventy(70) inmates from Prisons in the State, via her self-sponsored Program, “Prisoners Release, Rehabilitation and Reintegration (P-R3) in collaboration …

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Bandits invade Kebbi community, create panic

Bandits, riding on five motorcycles on Monday night invaded Illo town in Bagudo Local Government of Kebbi State. The News Agency of Nigeria gathered that the bandits were armed with several machine guns and shot sporadically into the air forcing residents and the local vigilantes to scamper for safety. NAN …

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FEC approves N35.94bn road contracts in six states

Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja  The Federal Executive Council has approved road contracts worth N35.944bn in six states of the federation, the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing announced on Sunday. It was learnt that the latest award brought to a total of 16 roads which the council had approved in …

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Rise in banditry: Food insecurity looms in Nigeria

The crisis in the North started as mere misunderstandings between herdsmen and farmers in Benue, Taraba and a handful of other states, but now, the whole of the North-West geopolitical zone has been plunged into unending bloody violence, banditry with food insecurity looming because most of the target communities are …

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NEMA commences N27.5bn emergency agricultural intervention in 18 states

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has embarked on massive intervention exercises further to the implementation of the National Emergency Agricultural Intervention fund under the National Food Security Program of the Federal Government for farmers affected by flood and security challenges across Nigeria. The Head of NEMA Operations Office, Sokoto, …

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Can’t We Outsource Nigeria To Miyetti Allah?

<!– From Middle: The National President of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) flanked by the National Secretary, Alhaji Baba Ngelzarma, and other members of the association at a press briefing on the position of the association to stem farmers-herdsmen clashes in Abuja –> From Middle: The …

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