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Improved Weed Control Helps Nigerian Farmers Record 27tons Per Hectare

By CHRIS EKEKE, Abuja The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) Cassava Weed Management Project (CWMP)  has helped On-Farm Demonstrations in Ogun State produce average yields of 27 tons per hectare. In a statement to LEADERSHIP yesterday, it said this surpasses the national average of about 8 tons per hectare. The statement revealed

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European Union says IPOB not a terrorist organization

Anietie Udobit,Abuja   The European Union (EU) has condemned and rejected the unilateral classification of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a terrorist organisation by the Nigerian Armed Forces. The Defence Headquarters of the Nigeria Army had earlier declared IPOB a terrorist organisation, claiming that its members had become violent and

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Emeka Offor

Coalition Tackles Sowore, Sahara Reporters over Emeka Offor

By JAMES EZEMA  An amalgamation of coalition of civil society organisations has urged the publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, to first finish his many defamation legal battles in courts before opening a new legal war front with Nigerian oil magnate, Entrepreneur and Philanthropist, Sir Emeka Offor. The groups, under the Joint

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