NAITS To Curb Livestock Rustling, Improve Livestock Business – FG

In a bid to address the challenges bedeviling the livestock sector, the Federal Government has launched the National Animal Identification and Traceability System (NAITS) to identify, track and curb livestock rustling in Nigeria and improve the business Speaking...

FG Launches Tech To Monitor Livestock Nationwide

To identify and track livestock in Nigeria, the Federal Government has launched the National Animal Identification and Traceability System (NAITS) for the country. The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mahmood Abubakar disclosed this on Wednesday, at the...

FMARD Engage Stakeholders On National Animal Feed Policy

The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) has engaged stakeholders in the sector on the review of Nigeria’s National Animal Feed Policy Document to achieve the desired roadmap for animal feed and militate the challenges against the sector in...

Nigerians Urged To Substitute Wheat With Orange-fleshed Potato

Nigerians have been urged to desist from consuming wheat and cassava and opt for the orange-fleshed sweet potato, which is healthier and contains more nutrients than the other two. Making the call during an interview monitored in Abuja, a nutritionist, food specialist...

Thousands Lack Access To Nutritious Food – FG 

The Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) has said that thousands of people in the country lack access to nutritious food because they are unaware of the government’s intervention programme on nutrition.  Director, micronutrient deficiency control, FMOH, Mr. John...