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9 Sep
Lagos State government, in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), has begun the rehabilitation of its coconut belt with a view to ensuring the sustainable production of coconut seedlings....
10 May
The need to have accurate and reliable agricultural data has been stressed by experts in the sector.
10 Mar
Thirty-five people, 25 of whom were from the same family, died in the district of Muecate, province of Nampula in Mozambique, BBC reported Wednesday citing Mozambican authorities. Mozambique government-owned TV station TVM reported that 35 people died after reportedly eating meal prepared from wild plants and fruits. However, TVM reported that 20 of those 35…
6 Mar 2020
Muslim faithful have been urged to desist from spending extravagantly and channel their excess wealth towards alleviating poverty and fulfilling the needs of the poor as a service to humanity.
15 Nov 2018
Stakeholders in the agricultural sector have insisted that the ranching system in conjunction with continuous dialogue among key players is the way out to the persistent clash between farmers and herders in the country. Besides, they also advocated effective policy implementation to mitigate the menace. The stakeholders spoke at a two -day policy dialogue on…
9 Aug 2018
Until now several studies have shown that besides the traditional use of insects such as crickets, termites and grasshoppers as part of the Nigerian diet for their nutritive values, they could be bioengineered for the treatment of cancer, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV), wounds, obesity, malnutrition among other benefits. According to a 2013…
21 Mar 2018
Following the Federal Government’s request to oil and  gas  firms to provide support in alleviating the sufferings of the victims of insurgency in the North  East  region of the country, Eni in partnership with the  Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have drilled a photovoltaic powered boreholes for internally displaced persons (IDPs) and host communities in the North East.       The boreholes…
8 Dec 2017
The Food and Agriculture Organistaion (FAO) and the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) on Friday distributed farm machinery to nine groups in Ebonyi.
29 May 2017
In a bid to ensure Nigerians have easy access to more data on agriculture, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in Nigeria will hand over the Computer Assisted Personal Interview (CAPI) system developed through the Agricultural Market and Information System (AMIS) project to the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

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After 21 months of protracted closure and public suspense on reopening for Church Services at The Synagogue Church Of All Nations SCOAN, life will begin to beam again as from Sunday, December 5, 2021, at its Ikotun-Egbe, Segun Irefin sprawling headquarters in Lagos as its gate would be open for its global members who have all been yearning for the church to begin the usual live service programs.
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