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December 4, 2018 3:53 PM Atiku has thousands of cows with armed herdsmen in Benue, Taraba’ – Presidential aide, Onochie

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie on Tuesday accused the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar of having “thousands of cows” roaming the country with “armed herdsmen.” In a tweet, the presidential aide pointed out that unlike Abubakar, Buhari has “150 cows” in a secluded 22

November 20, 2018 8:14 PM Boko Haram: Terrorists slaughter farmer in Borno

Suspected members of the Boko Haram sect, Monday afternoon invaded farmlands in Molai General area, about 10 kilometres away from Maiduguri, the state capital and slaughtered one Mr. Ali Inuwa Bwala, a member of Goodnews Church, Damboa road in the metropolis. The deceased is related to a veteran Journalist and former Commissioner for Information, Borno 24

November 19, 2018 6:50 AM 2019 Presidency: APC, Buhari reveal number of new jobs they will create

The All Progressives Congress, APC, and its presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari, have promised to create seven million new jobs in 2019 and beyond. This was contained in the party’s manifesto titled: “Next Level” which was released on Sunday and obtained by DAILY POST in Abuja. The ruling party disclosed that plans were underway for industrialising 23

November 14, 2018 2:40 PM UN agency reveals crops disease affecting 1.5 million Nigerian households

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, FAO, on Wednesday released its situation report for November 2018, disclosing that an estimated one million and five hundred thousand (1.5 million) households are to be affected by the Fall Army Worm, FAW across some states in the country. The report, which was made available to DAILY POST by Patrina 28

November 13, 2018 5:08 PM School feeding: Farmers, cooks, others earn N651m daily

The Home Grown School Feeding Programme, one of the packages under the Federal Government’s Social Intervention Programme (SIP) has created wealth for over 250,000 farmers, cooks and others involved in the scheme. Statistics made available during a joint press briefing on the progress of the Scheme, showed that a total of N651million is being earned 21

November 6, 2018 1:49 PM Buhari meeting with Prince Charles, Princess Camilla behind closed door in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari has gone into a closed-door meeting with the Prince of Wales, Charles and his wife, Princess Camilla. The meeting between Buhari and the visiting Prince Charles is holding inside his office at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Prince Charles and his wife touched down at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, at about 25

October 24, 2018 3:12 PM Boko Haram threat still pervasive in Northeast – UN agency

The Food and Agriculture Organisation, FAO, of the United Nations, UN, has noted that although a significant number of Nigerians affected by the nine-year-old Boko Haram conflict in the Northeast have returned to their communities once destroyed by the insurgents, security threats by the armed terrorist group remain pervasive. FAO disclosed this on Wednesday 22

October 21, 2018 3:43 PM Boko Haram goes on rampage in Borno, kills 12

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Sunday said 12 farmers were killed and 1,300 others displaced in separate attacks coordinated by the Boko Haram insurgents in Borno. Garba said the insurgents hacked 12 farmers to death while working on their fields on Saturday afternoon at Kalle village, 17 kilometres away from Maiduguri. “They used machetes 24

October 19, 2018 8:23 PM Benue: LG boss warns Air Force personnel against having sex with Agatu girls

Mrs. Comfort Alhassan, the Chairman of Agatu Local Government, has advised officers of Nigeria Airforce (NAF) on “Quick Response Mission” in the local government council area to avoid illicit relationship with village girls or face the wrath of gods. Alhassan told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Agatu during the activation of the 21 Quick 30

October 16, 2018 9:32 PM Over 30 per cent farmland lost to flooding in 2018 – Uduaghan

The Delta South Senatorial Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan has lamented the devastating effects of flooding this year, 2018. He said “it has led to premature harvesting and destruction of farmlands, including fish ponds in the country, particularly in the oil-rich region.” Uduaghan made the assertion at his Warri 24