According to reports, the Kano State Government on Sunday donated food items worth N2.5 million to enable prison inmates in the state celebrate Eid-el-Kabir.
The items comprised three cows, 14 rams, 40 bags of rice, 16 jerry- cans of vegetable oil and other food items.
The Secretary to Kano State Government (SSG), Alhaji Usman Alhaji, told officials of Kano Central Prisons, Kurmawa, at the presentation ceremony, that the gesture was to assist the inmates celebrate Eid-el-Kabir with ease.
“It has been a tradition […]
Amidst the economic hardship currently being faced by Nigerians, popular Super Eagles player, Ahmed Musa, has gifted food items to the less privileged in Jos.
As Super Eagles players return to the country to participate in the just concluded AFCON qualifiers in Uyo, Leicester City club record signing, Ahmed Musa, was pictured days after the match personally helping the less privileged by sharing food items to some needy Nigerians at his mansion in Jos, the Plateau state capital.
His kind gesture has […]
An elderly woman has left many people in shock after she stole food items at a popular supermarket and hid it in her panties.
The elderly shoplifter was disgraced after stealing at a supermarket and hiding it in her panties
An elderly woman has been disgraced after she was caught red-handed on camera stealing food items and hiding it in her panties at a Mexican supermarket.
She was later caught by the security and left totally ashamed when forced to remove the items […]
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh yesterday reeled out worrisome statistics, which showed that the country spends over $22 billion (N7trillion) annually on importation of various food items like wheat, rice, fish, and poultry products among others.
But the Federal Government said the continued importation of products that could be produced locally was a big threat to local production.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who unveiled the agricultural roadmap christened: “The green alternative: Agriculture promotion policy-2016-2020”, said the government was […]
The Oyo state governor, Abiola Ajimobi has promised that his administration will provide food items every quarter of the year to help people of the state manage the biting economic hardship in the country.
The governor made the pledge yesterday in Ibadan, the state capital, while speaking at the third phase of the “Ajumose Food Bank’’ initiative.
Ajimobi pointed out that the move was targeted at reducing hunger and starvation among people of the state.
Wife of the governor, Florence Ajimobi, declared that […]
As part of its philanthropic gesture, the Dangote Foundation has delivered food items to alleviate the suffering of the vulnerable and the indigent in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
The food items, worth millions of Naira, was last Thursday presented to the Minister of the FCT, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello.
Receiving the items, the Minister said he was impressed by the gesture and promised to ensure that the beneficiaries get the products.
The Acting Secretary of Social Development, Bolanle Irene Elegbede, who represented […]
Twenty-six ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos from May 3 to May 19.
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated this in its publication – `Shipping Position’, on Tuesday in Lagos.
NPA explained that the expected ships contained buck wheat, bulk sugar, general cargoes, frozen fish, crude palm olein, bulk charcoal, bulk gypsum, containers, diesel and petrol.
The document noted that eight ships had arrived the ports, waiting to […]