Friday, 20th May 2022
Breaking News:


11 hours ago
The Food and Agriculture Organisations (FAO) of the United Nations (UN) is training 51 facilitators of the Farmers’ Field School (FFS) in the North-east zone.
27 Mar
The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), among other partners have harped on the need to increase support for livestock
20 Mar
The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has disclosed plans to train about 60 veterinarians, to curtail zoonotic diseases outbreaks across the country.
16 Mar
The United Nations in Nigeria has projected that the food economy in the West Africa and Sahel sub-region would hit $480 billion in 2030 with the non-agricultural sector accounting for 49 percent of the value added.
14 Mar
Women and girls, especially in rural communities, continue to face the brunt of the climate crisis that exacerbates pre-existing inequalities, jeopardises their food security and feeds instability and migration,..
13 Mar
The Cadre Harmonise Analysis Report conducted by the United Nation Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), and other partners in 21 states and the FCT has revealed that over 14 million Nigerians...
23 Feb
Shortage of tractors and critical implements for farm mechanisation has hit the country as land preparation for the 2022 dry and wet season cultivation begins across agro-ecological zones.
6 Jan
Global food prices reached a 10-year high in 2021, rising by an average of 28 percent compared to the previous year, the UN's Food and Agricultural Organization said Thursday.
5 Dec
Following reports that the country records N38t yearly to post-harvest losses, Smallholder Women Organisation of Nigeria (SWOFON) has called for massive investment targetted at curbing post-harvest losses
7 Nov 2021
The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has alerted that the food crisis might hit over 16.9 million Nigerians in 2022, as consumption is expected to slightly worsen, due to a possible reduction in household
17 Oct 2021
In a bid to boost food security through collection of credible and timely data, the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) has donated ICT equipment to the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
23 Sep 2021
World Food Programme (WFP), Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and United Nations Women have completed livelihood projects initiated by the European Union (EU) in Borno State.


The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom, has assured aspirants for the various political seats in 2023 of peaceful, free, fair, and transparent primaries.
6 mins ago
China on Friday hit out at Ottawa for blocking Chinese telecoms giants Huawei and ZTE from Canadian 5G networks, describing the ban as "groundless" ban and based on spurious security risks.
6 mins ago
Lagos and nine other African cities have signed a declaration recognising clean air as a human right. The air quality declaration called C40 Clean Air Cities Declaration, made alongside Abidjan, Accra, Addis Ababa, Dakar, Ekurhuleni, Freetown, Johannesburg, Nairobi, and Tshwane, now made it a matter of necessity for the state to improve climate and health.…
7 mins ago
Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has lifted the curfew imposed due to the recent killing of a student of the State College of Education, over alleged blasphemy.
9 mins ago
Belarus on Friday launched new criminal charges against the co-founder of the opposition Telegram channel Nexta, Stepan Putilo, accusing him of organising a "terrorist" organisation, the Belta state news agency reported.