Monday , March 30 2020

Farmers laud Obaseki’s sustained investment in agriculture

Smallholder farmers in Edo State have applauded the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration for its investment in the state’s agriculture sector, noting that the sustained investment will further compliment the government’s efforts at attaining food sufficiency, driving job creation and improving livelihoods. The commendation came on the heels of the commencement …

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Coronavirus: Edo govt ramps up efforts, issues stringent directives to transporters, hoteliers

…begins sanitisation of streets, markets …private, public hospital to adopt uniform protocol in handling patients The Edo State Government has issued new directives to hoteliers and transporters in the state, as it strengthens measures to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state. The Deputy Governor, Rt. Hon. Comrade …

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COVID- 19: FG tracing 4,370 people

Abuja – The Federal Government says it is tracing no fewer than 4,370 people that have contacts with index cases of the novel Coronavirus epidemic (COVID-19). The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made this known on Thursday in Abuja, while giving update on the measures being taken …

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Buhari not coughing, not on ventilator – FG

Abuja, March 26, 2020 (NAN) The Federal Government on Thursday debunked the rumour that President Muhammadu Buhari `has been coughing and now on ventilator”. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, while giving update on the measures being taken by government to tackle the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic by …

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Obaseki’s Agripreneur reforms: Edo govt begins tilling, harrowing, others ahead of farming season

As part of efforts by the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration to attain food sufficiency, drive job creation and improve livelihoods, the Edo State Government has commenced tilling, harrowing, ploughing, among other preparations ahead of this year’s farming season in government-backed farm settlements across the state. Special Adviser to the Governor …

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