INEC creates new 30,027 polling units

The Independent National Electoral Commission has created additional 30,027 polling units across the country.

We are winning the war on polio-KNSG

Kano state Deputy Governor, Dr. Umar Abdullahi Ganduje has revealed that the state is winning the war on polio.

Kano Govt. sets up emergency response fund

The Kano State Government on Friday said it had established Emergency Preparedness Response FUNDhttp://cdncache-a.akamaihd.net/items/it/img/arrow-10x10.png to provide immediate assistance to victims of disasters in the state.

SAFETY: FG to sanction erring operators in power sector

The Chairman, Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), Dr Sam Amadi, said on Monday that appropriate sanctions would be meted to any operator in the power sector found wanting on safety. 

Emir of Kano launches sensitization committee on Ebola prevention

Traditional Leaders have been charged to participate in crusade against the prevention of Ebola virus spread in their areas.

Editorials

Reviving the once lost cocoa farming in Ghana

22.05.2014

Like kola nut and palm oil, Cocoa farming is among the major cash crops cultivated in Ghana and it makes Ghana agricultural sector a leading sector that has improves the country’s gross domestic income over the years. Cocoa bean is the dried and fully fermented fatty bean of theobroma cacao that’s the cocoa tree
Overcoming the burden of maruca pest

22.04.2014

  Cowpea is regarded as the most important food grain legume in the dry savannas of tropical Africa, where it is been grown on more than 12.5million hectares of land   The traditional cowpea seeds planted by most African farmers suffer the effects of maruca pod borer which destroys the fruitful yield of th
The traveler's dairy (THE BEACH : A moment to remember).

24.12.2013

  My third weekend at Portland, Oregon, United States of America was an adventure worth remembering. My host took me on a tour to the Pacific Northwest coast of Oregon, named Cannon beach, which is 80 miles west of Portland and 25 miles south of Astoria. The captivating natural beauty of forests, ocean, beaches,
The traveler's dairy (The Nigerian northern in Portland)

14.12.2013

  I wondered what it would be like to be a Nigerian in the U.S. ever since I heard that I would be participating  in the ICFJ exchange program, which is also sponsored by  the bureau of education and cultural affair   The first thing that came my mind was: Are they trying to gather information
More Researches more carelessness

07.08.2013

  Nigeria with highest population in Africa, has most of its people depend on agriculture as their means of livelihood, especially those from northern part of the country where there is vast arable land conducive for rice production. Nevertheless, the country imports most of its rice from Thailand, Brazil. Ind