agricultural evolution news

Soybean Appreciates in June Trading, Overtops Others Till-Date

One of the most cultivated leguminous vegetable in Nigeria, Soybean attracted the most gain in agricultural commodities trading on AFEX exchange during June and continued to outstrip paddy rice, cocoa, sorghum, ginger and maize season-till-date. The crop gained 3.4 percent week-on-week, moving from an average of 151 points during the first week to 156.50 between […]


AFOG Project 2019

African Oil and Gas News (AFOG) is a registered company with the Nigerian Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) to bridge the gap between Oil & Gas Prospecting Companies in Nigeria and their Host Communities. African Oil & Gas (AFOG) is presently in collaboration with Oil and Gas Producing Host Communities in Orhionmwon, LGA in Edo State […]

agricultural evolution news

FNS2019: NIRSAL Advocates Smart Agric Financing Using the M2M Model

Given the enormous potentials embedded in the agricultural sector and the need to create opportunities beyond an oil-dependent economy where agriculture stands out, the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk-Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) has proposed a smart agricultural value chain financing system based on its Mapping-to-Markets (M2M) strategy. On NIRSAL’s part, it is determined in its […]

political news updates

I Gave Obasanjo N100 Million, PDP N500 Million in 1998, Orji Kalu Tells Court

The lawmaker representing Abia North Senatorial District and former governor of the state, Chief Orji Uzor Kalu, yesterday told a Federal High Court, Lagos, how he gave former President Olusegun Obasanjo N100 million in 1998 when he (Obasanjo) was released from prison custody. He also said that he gave the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) N500 […]

political news updates

Delta@28: ‘Despite Strides Made, There is Room for Improvement’

• House of Assembly tribunal adjourns, reserves ruling for Warri North petitionAs Delta State rolled out the drums in celebration of its creation yesterday, August 27, the former Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Comrade Ovuozourie Macaulay, has declared that despite strides achieved so far in developing the state, there was room for improvement. Macaulay […]


Nnamdi Kanu Threatens to ‘Arrest’ President Buhari in Japan

• As Counsel Debunks Alleged IPOB Violence Threat To Southeast Elected Officials AbroadFew days after members of his group gave former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu the beating of his life in faraway Germany, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu has asked his members to disgrace and arrest President Muhammadu Buhari […]

global science/tech development

Adewale Oparinde: Nigerian-American Wins International Grant with his Agrictech Company

Adewale Oparinde has won an international grant with his EZFarming, an agriculture-centered tech startup. EZFarming aims to expand small holders farm into commercial sizes by providing more access to funds and enabling marketplace. The founder of the startup said he is grateful for the opportunity, adding that it would help the company’s purpose Nigerian-American agrictech […]

global sports news

Manchester United vs Crystal Palace: Red Devils Suffer 2-1 Premier League Defeat

Manchester United vs Crystal Palace’s Premier League game ended 2-1 in favor of the visitors. Rashford, Paul Pogba and David De Gea would have themselves to blame for United’s defeat. This is Crystal Palace’s first ever win over Manchester United in EPL at Old Trafford Manchester United on Saturday, August 24, suffered their first defeat […]