• FG to reduce importation of milk in 2019, says Ogbeh

    FG to reduce importation of milk in 2019, says Ogbeh

    Nigeria is presently in short supply of 600,000 tons of dairy milk and is partnering with major national and international stakeholders in the dairy sector to inject a considerable volume and drastically reduce importation of milk in 2019, the Federal Government has said.

    The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, represented by the Director of Animal Production and Husbandry Services, Dr. Egejuru Eze, said this during the just concluded two-day multi-stakeholders roundtable conference in Abuja with the theme: “Milky […]

  • My husband beats me for drinking his two cans of milk – Wife tells court

    My husband beats me for drinking his two cans of milk – Wife tells court

    A 26-year-old housewife, Aishat Kazeem, has urged an Ojaoba Sharia Court of Arbitration to dissolve her 18-month marriage to her husband, Dikrulai, following constant beating by the latter.

    In her petition before the court, Aishat, a mother of two , said that Dikrulai had already ordered her to pack out of their matrimonial home for alleged consumption of two tins of evaporated milk.

    “My lord, as Dikrulai always did, he told me to leave his house because his two children and I […]