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Food crisis

11 Sep
Worried by the long-standing global food crisis, Oxfam has appealed to countries, including Nigeria to urgently implement progressive taxation measures and use them to invest in powerful and proven measures that reduce inequality.
28 Jun
Revemi Trade Limited has trained cassava farmers, particularly youths and women in Delta State on cultivating, harvesting, processing and marketing the products.
5 May
The number of people without enough to eat on daily basis reached all-time high last year and is poised to hit “appalling” new levels as the Ukraine war affects global food production, the United Nations (UN) has said.
2 May
The Group President, African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina has advised that “Africa must prepare for the inevitability of a global food crisis.”
29 Apr
Stakeholders in the financial and agricultural value chain, yesterday in Abuja, disclosed a fresh move aimed at addressing the growing food insecurity in Nigeria.
10 Apr
Primate of The African Church, His Eminence, Emmanuel Josiah Udofia, has urged the Federal Government to be proactive in putting an end to insecurity, the current food crisis,
23 Mar
An expert in agriculture, Nuel Chinedu, has said Nigeria needs aggressive investments in the agricultural sector to overcome food crisis and challenges in the nation’s power sector.
16 Feb
The near-term inflation outlook appears increasingly unpredictable, as the petrol shortage crisis and the rising cost of diesel have added to other challenges driving up prices of essential commodities...
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
1 Oct 2021
Small-scale farmers and agricultural economists have harped on the importance of agricultural interventions of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) valued at N798.09 billion
3 Sep 2021
Nigeria is endowed with fertile land suitable for all seasons’ agricultural production. With arable land areas of about 70.8 million hectares, which is rich in soil veritable for vegetation
17 Nov 2020
Following the outcome of the #EndSARs protests, ActionAid Nigeria has charged the Federal Government to give definite timelines within which to respond to youths’ demands.


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Massive flooding on Sunday overran Ajaokuta-Ganaja-Lokoja road in Kogi which links the metropolis to the eastern part of the state.
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The Lagos State Environmental Enforcement and Special Offences Unit impounded 150 motorcycles for violating traffic rules in the last one week.
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Just as most beliefs, the Yoruba culture includes a world of myths, allegories, poetry and the love and wisdom of the Ifa divination system which helps to remind the Yoruba people of their past and customs that have survived through history and have helped shape their literature and religion as we know it today. Yoruba…
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September 10 of every year is dedicated to preventing suicide in our society. The 2022 World Suicide Prevention Day theme is “Creating Hope through Action.” The World Health Organization estimates that about 703,000 people die from suicide every year. That translates to about one suicide death every 44 seconds and 1,926 deaths every day. The…
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Police Service Commission (PSC) has extended the closure of its recruitment portal for the 2022 batch of constables in the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) by one month.