Experts list ways to tackle malnutrition
Experts have stated that Nigeria stands a better chance at curtailing the scourge of malnutrition if stakeholders in the health, agriculture and beverages sectors ...
Nigeria has deficit in supply of food items – Ogbeh
Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, says the country has deficit in the supply of food commodities.
Government plans buy-back from farmers to boost food security
The Federal Government has disclosed plans to commence buy-back from farmers at a guaranteed minimum price, to check rising prices of food items in the market.
Government alone can’t solve farmers, herdsmen clash, says Abubakar
Former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, yesterday, said solution to the persistent bloody clash between herdsmen and farmers across the country should not be left to government alone.
NEC hints on bumper harvest, low food prices
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo, spoke at a joint news briefing with Governors Adams Oshiomhole of Edo and Jubrilla Bindow of Adamawa at the end of the NEC meeting, presided by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.
Obasanjo to lead discussions on food security
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, GCFR, will on Tuesday, October 18 lead the panel of discussion at the Lift Above Poverty Organisation (LAPO) 23rd yearly forum in Abuja.
Ogbeh assures Nigerians on food security, as Lagos plans summit
Efforts are in top gear by the Federal Government to boost food security and export of agricultural products, said the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh.
Irish government allocates N5bn to FAO for IDPs in the Northeast
The government of Ireland has allocated 1mn Euro (N5bn) to the Food and Agricultural Organisation for the emergency food distribution programme for the Internally Displaced Persons in the Northeast.