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Emefiele: 2.9m farmers have benefitted from anchor borrowers’ programme

    Emefiele: 2.9m farmers have benefitted from anchor borrowers’ programme

Godwin Emefiele, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), says 2.9 million farmers have cultivated 3.6 million hectares across 21 commodities under the bank’s anchor borrowers’ programme (ABP). He

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Obiano: Armed herders are criminals — Anambra won’t tolerate them

    Obiano: Armed herders are criminals — Anambra won’t tolerate them

Willie Obiano, governor of Anambra, has described armed herders as criminals. There has been growing criticism of herders carrying guns following clashes with farmers in many parts of the country.

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Lalong: We wouldn’t have farmer-herder crisis if livestock plan was implemented

    Lalong: We wouldn’t have farmer-herder crisis if livestock plan was implemented

Simon Lalong, governor of Plateau state, says the country would not be having farmer-herder crisis if the National Livestock Transformation Plan (NLTP) was well implemented. The governor said this on

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Three farmers killed as bandits attack Ondo community

    Three farmers killed as bandits attack Ondo community

Akin Olotu, senior special assistant on agriculture to Rotimi Akeredolu, governor of Ondo, says three farmers have been killed following an attack on a community in the state. Olotu told

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Ganduje: Changing herders from nomads to settlers not a big deal

  Ganduje: Changing herders from nomads to settlers not a big deal

Abdullahi Ganduje, governor of Kano state, says it isn’t hard for nomadic herders to settle in one place. Clashes between

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‘Ban open grazing’ — Ibarapa indigenes propose solution to farmer-herder crisis

  ‘Ban open grazing’ — Ibarapa indigenes propose solution to farmer-herder crisis

Stakeholders in Ibarapa zone of Oyo state have called on the state government to find a solution to the clashes

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Lai asks politicians, religious leaders to refrain from divisive comments

  Lai asks politicians, religious leaders to refrain from divisive comments

Lai Mohammed, minister of information and culture, on Saturday called on political and religious leaders to refrain from divisive comments.

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MURIC to FG: Give bailout funds to herders to buy land for ranching 

  MURIC to FG: Give bailout funds to herders to buy land for ranching 

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has asked the federal government to give out bailout funds to herders to buy land

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Shehu Sani: The north should set up grazing reserves to end farmer-herder crisis

  Shehu Sani: The north should set up grazing reserves to end farmer-herder crisis

Shehu Sani, former senator representing Kaduna central, says the solution to the crisis between farmers and herders in the south-west

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CBN to release 300,000mt of maize in February

  CBN to release 300,000mt of maize in February

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), through its anchor borrowers’ programme, is set to release about 300,000 metric tonnes of

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