6 Sep 2022
A former president of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Dr. Kanayo Nwanze, has been appointed board chairman of Agrorite, an agro commodity exporter in Nigeria.
4 Apr 2022
There was hardly a time in history when developing countries, particularly those in Africa, needed the Consultative Group of Institutes of Agricultural Research (CGIAR), which is about food, security more than they do now.
17 Jun 2019
Danish economist and environmentalist Inger Andersen today took up her new role as Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme...
14 Jan 2019
In 2018, agricultural productivity and production were hampered by many factors, and from the available records, food production was far from sufficient, especially in rice production.
27 Dec 2018
The Consultative Group on International Agriculture and Research’s (CGIAR) estimation of gari production per annum in Nigeria is nine million metric tonnes.
17 Oct 2018
Nigeria has been described as home to the second largest malnourished children in the world.
20 Aug 2018
One out of three children in Nigeria is malnourished and around 45% of infant mortality is linked to malnutrition worldwide. FEMI IBIROGBA writes about the dual approaches of crop and food fortification to tackle the challenge.