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Food and Agriculture Organisation

16 Jul
The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations (UN) has said that about 4.1 million people in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states will be at the risk acute food insecurity in July, this year.
8 Jul
Oxfam International has reacted to the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) report on ‘State of Food Insecurity and Nutrition in the World 2022’
7 Jul
If well-developed, Nigeria’s catfish sector could offer better jobs and alleviate poverty without additional burden on the environment.
19 Jun
Unless policy formulation and implementation in agriculture is driven by data, Nigeria’s quest food security may remain unattainable.
20 Mar
According to the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), female farmers account for 40 per cent of the global agricultural work force. They also represent close to 50 per cent of the world’s 600 million smallholder farmers...
6 Feb
Acute hunger and food insecurity may worsen in Nigeria in the next few months, if urgent steps were not taken to forestall the looming famine.
5 Dec 2021
The high rate of protein deficiency in the country has been described as a national pandemic and a huge drain on her human capital.
5 Dec 2021
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
19 Sep 2021
Contrary to the postulation of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) that Africa is unlikely to end hunger by the 2030 deadline set by the United Nations
18 Jun 2021
Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has raised the alarm over the worsening state of food security in the country.
22 Mar 2020
Even though Nigeria’s gas reserves hover above 200 trillion cubic feet (tcf) with daily production of about eight billion cubic feet (bcf), the continuous importation


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President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with the leadership of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum over the reported cases of flood across the country.
1 hour ago
Byline : Imane Charioui, Director of Francophone Africa, WorldRemit DOUALA, Cameroon, 7 October, 2022,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Right from birth, kids begin to actively pick up skills and knowledge as they engage with different environments. From the social skills they learn at home to the hygiene skills taught at school, all contribute to their development, but…
2 hours ago
A Bowen University Professor of Environmental Microbiology, Olatunde Samuel Dahunsi has emerged as the first Nigerian Scientist to win the Harvard Radcliffe Fellowship in 2022/2023 cohort of 50 fellows.
2 hours ago
Over the last twelve years, Nigeria has grown to master the practice of local content, to the extent of mentoring other resource-rich countries such as Uganda in promoting their own industries. Nigeria is one of the few countries to have enacted a primary regulation dedicated to it, with a broad objective to domicile a share…
3 hours ago
The Federal Roads Safety Corps, (FRSC), has issued a road diversion alert to travellers along the Abuja-Lokoja road due to recent flooding around Kortonkarfi in Lokoja, Kogi state.