(1) Two-wheel tractors
(2) Cultivators which stir and pulverize the soil
(3) Cultipackers which crushe dirt clods, remove air pockets and presses down small stones, forming a smooth, firm seedbed
(4) Chisel ploughs used for deep tillage with limited soil disruption
(5) Harrows used for breaking up and smoothing out the...
NIGERIAN sprint queen Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor has been recognised by the Guinness Book of World Records as the only athlete on earth to have attended Athletics Diamond Meetings an unprecedented 67 times.
Ms Okagbare-Ighoteguonor, 32, is a track and field athlete who specialises in long jump, 100 metres and 200 metre...
(1) This year, about one third of Nigeria’s $33bn annual budget shall be funded by borrowing. We simply do not generate enough wealth as a nation to raise a paltry $33bn despite having a population of 200m
(2) Sadly, Nigeria is a mono-economy with about 95% of government revenue coming from crude oil exports. With...
SUPER Eagles skipper Ahmed Musa is set to sign a contract with English Premier league side West Bromwich Albion (WBA) over the coming week after him impressed manager Sam Allardyce with his fitness in training.
Over the last few weeks, Mr Allardyce has indicated that he wants Musa to strengthen his attack as part of his...
NIGERIA'S ongoing economic woes got considerably worse last month as December crude oil production tumbled to low of 1.17m barrels a day as output was curtailed in line with Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) agreements.
Following the global economic slowdown brought about by the coronavirus pandemic,...
(1) We shall be opening one mechanised division of the Nigerian Army in each of the 19 states of northern Nigeria to combat insecurity, terrorism, kidnapping, banditry and the murderous Fulani herdsmen
(2) During the course of 2021, we will establish at least one battalion of the Nigerian Army in...
10m tonnes of steel
20m pre-paid electricity metres
5m electricity transformers
20m mobile phone handsets
2m automobiles must be assembled locally
10m flatscreen TV sets
10m tonnes of maize
5m tonnes of sugar
10 tonnes of rice
50m pairs of footwear
1,000 railway carriages
20bn kg of milk
NIGERIAN senators have warned that other countries could impose travel restrictions on Nigerians if the federal government fails to administer Covid-19 vaccines to its citizens when mass vaccinations start shortly.
With several pharmaceutical companies having successfully developed a Covid-19 vaccine, a mass vaccination...
FOREIGN military mercenary armies who helped contain the Boko Haram insurgency in the dying months of Jonathan era have vowed never to return to Nigeria again even if asked to by the government after the shabby way they were treated.
Last weekend, Boko Haram beheaded 43 farmers in Borno State, prompting calls for the...
NIGERIAN health officials have warned members of the public against travelling to the UK and four other countries as well as receiving visitors from there because of the high risk of contracting the Covid-19 virus.
Like most African countries, Nigeria has been spared the worst of the coronavirus pandemic but the country...