August 2023

EKSG’s Progressive Step Towards Sustainable Food Security and Rural Development through Organic Farming

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Biodun Oyebanji, is leading the charge to transform agriculture and ensure food security in the state by embracing organic farming practices. During a recent meeting with the Justice Development and Peace Initiative (JDPI) team, led by Bishop Felix Ajakaye of the Ekiti Catholic Diocese, Governor Oyebanji expressed his firm commitment to …

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HOW COMPANIES CAN ADOPT CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY

Companies in Nigeria can adopt corporate responsibility by embracing a proactive approach to social, environmental, and ethical issues. Here are some strategies they can implement: 1. Environmental Sustainability: Implement eco-friendly practices to reduce the environmental impact of their operations. This includes adopting renewable energy sources, reducing waste, and promoting responsible resource consumption. 2. Community Engagement: …

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Strengthening Bilateral Relations: Tinubu Urges UK to Support Nigeria’s Energy Transition and Economic Growth

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has called on the United Kingdom’s (UK) government to enhance its partnership with Nigeria and Africa by increasing investments across various sectors. During a meeting with UK Foreign Secretary James Cleverly, Tinubu emphasized the importance of energy transition and urged the UK to support Nigeria in piping gas to Europe, promoting …

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Farmers Demand Government Collaboration for Food Security, Express Concerns over Implementation

The All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) is urging the Federal Government to collaborate with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and other farmers’ associations to effectively implement the food security plan. Dr. Femi Oke, Chairman of AFAN’s Lagos and South-West Zone, expressed this call in Lagos while reacting to President Bola Tinubu’s recent national broadcast. …

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Nigeria’s Food Security Gets a Boost: UK Pledges $73 Million Aid Package

A significant boost in Nigeria’s food security is on the horizon as the UK pledges a generous aid package of $73 million. During his inaugural official visit to Africa’s most populous country, UK Foreign Secretary James Cleverly announced the funding, demonstrating the commitment to strengthen the partnership between the two nations. The aid package includes …

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Subsidy removal: IPMAN tasks Nigerians to switch to natural gas

EricJames Ochigbo The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has advised Nigerians to switch to the use of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) as an alternative to petrol, following the removal of fuel subsidies. Mr Chinedu Okoronkwo, the National President, IPMAN, said this at a public hearing by the ad hoc committee of the House …

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IFAD distributes tricycles to Kogi farmers to boost food value chain Stephen Adeleye

 The International Fund for Agriculture Development -Value Chain Development Programme (IFAD-VCDP) has distributed tricycles to some farmers, processors and marketers in Kogi to improve their livelihoods The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the distribution was flagged off by the Kogi Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr Timothy Ojoma, at FGN/IFAD-VCDP Office in Lokoja on Wednesday. …

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UK supports Nigeria’s agriculture against climate change

The United Kingdom (UK) pledges support to enhance Nigeria’s agriculture sector’s resilience to climate change It also promises to assist more than four million people develop better farming practices and reduce harmful carbon emissions. In a statement signed by Senior Communications & Public Diplomacy Officer, British High Commission, Atinuke Akande-Alegbe, the Foreign Secretary pledged support …

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