The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, otherwise called Fulani herdsmen, could be the undoing of President Muhammadu Buhari. The President appears surprised at the depth of outrage against him over the recent spate of violence across the country, especially the senseless killings by herdsmen in Benue State. He thinks that we...
  Peeping At Research And Development Centres: IAR, NAERLS And NIHORT’s Successful Fight Against Tuta Absoluta On Tomato Production In Nigeria Nigeria is ranked as the 14th largest producer of tomatoes in the world. It is also the largest producer of tomatoes in sub-Saharan Africa. Ironically, Nigeria is the eighth largest...
The Middle East Peace Process has been a cliché in the news for all of my life, and almost every bulletin in international broadcast news, for radio in particular, the phrase laces the headlines. All my life. I was born 1972. 45 years now. My graph has curved downwards...
Recognition of inventors is an inexhaustible exercise to this Column because of the dynamic nature of technological innovations and inventions.  Readers may recall that my article of 5th January 2018 with caption “Recognizing the Second Generation Inventors III” focused on the WhatsApp as one of the social media channels....
Breakthrough Recognizing the 21st Century Inventors is a corollary to my series of articles; recognizing first generation and second generation’s inventors, which I started in November 2016 published intermittently up to the last one on 30th March 2018 titled “Recognizing the Second Generation Inventors V”. The articles were on inventions made...
President Muhammad Buhari’s revolution is taking many forms and tackling many issues head-on. We are counting the results in many ways, in agric and the empowerment of the poor through farming. That is the foundation for change. Even those who hate it are facing it now. There are then the...
Farmer benefits increase productivity or reduce cost by: increasing yield improving protection from insects and disease increasing their crops’ tolerance to heat, drought, and other environmental stress Processor benefits improve the quality and content of animal feed, food and energy sources. Consumer benefits are advantages such as  Increased protein Healthier oils (Learn about Vistive Gold...
Out of the Box In breaking with the tradition of succession by agnatic seniority among the descendants of Ibn Saud to throne of Saudi Arabia, King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz al-Saud deposed his nephew Mohammed bin Nayef and appointed his own son, Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince in June 2017....
The Arbiter The organised labour finally called out its members on a nationwide warning strike Thursday after growing fed up, rightly or wrongly, with what it saw as federal government’s dithering on the issue of negotiating and implementing a new national minimum wage. It is not the first time government and...
The Arbiter Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has written a book, My Transition Hours, which was presented to the public the day he turned 61 on November 22, this year. As with all books of such nature written by people of his calibre, it has generated controversies and even blamegames...