Breakthrough Achieving national food security in a developing country is an arduous task due to complex variables involved in a food security equation. It is like determining multiple unknowns from a single quadratic equation. First, the definition of food security is not as...
BREAKTHROUGH The world population in 2018 is slightly more than 7.6 billion from the population of 2.5 billion in 1952, a whopping increase of 5.1 billion people over a span of 66 years. This analysis is made from the information obtained from Worldometers http://www.worldometers.info/ Worldometers is one of the respectable organizations, which...
As a conclusion to the release of the fist food crop GMO in Nigeria, it is pertinent to enlighten the general public on the genetically modified product as one of the important feats achieved through scientific process. As mentioned in the first part of this article that...
The Republic of Sudan or North Sudan is a country located in Northern Africa. A large country surrounded by seven other countries. It is bordered by Egypt to the north, the Red Sea, Eritrea and Ethiopia to the east, South Sudan to the south, the Central African Republic to...
How are the public owned research Institutes performing in Sudan? What are the lessons to Nigeria from the Sudan National Agricultural Summit? These were the two questions used to close the first part of this article last week. The most notable umbrella assigned with responsibilities to conduct agricultural research...
 BREAKTHROUGH The adopted village concept involves the process of technology transfer and adoption of the improved packages released by the National Agricultural Research Institutes (NARIs) to the farming communities around the NARIs. The approach brings together the researchers and extension agents working on the farmers’ field to provide solution to the...
Cattle industry in Nigeria is certainly in a very bad state. Due to the nomadic nature of the industry in Nigeria, rather than generate income for the herders and the state, it has brought sorrow, tears and blood (apologies to Fela Anikulapo Kuti). Sadly, because it is dominated mainly...
From Ibrahim Ismail, Kano Kano State governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, on Monday, appealed to the Federal government to locate a Commodities Certification Center in Kano, to assist farmers in the state to promote quality of their produce. He noted that the mainstay of the state’s economy was agriculture and its population is the largest in the...
While  congratulating and rejoicing with His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari, his able Vice President His Excellency Prof. Yemi Osinbajo SAN, and all those who won elections in the last elections held on 23 Feb 2019, regardless of Party inclinations, I Hon Khalil Mohd Bello, the Nat President of Kulen Allah Cattle Rearers...
Aliyu Muhammad Kaduna Alhaji Ardo Ahmadu, the North-West zonal chairman of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association has declared that they would only vote a politician n 2019 on condition that he will defend and protect their interest. Ahmadu was addressing newsmen after an awareness congress of the Association in Kaduna. The...