Sunday, 1st October 2023

Food Insecurity

25 Sep
As drivers of food provision in the home, women must thrive to return to the old ways of practicing gardening and farming in homes, to sustain their families. This will not only restore agriculture to the homes to address food security, it is also capable of solving the challenges facing the agriculture sector to reduce…
5 Jul
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been urged to use research and modern technological techniques to proffer solutions to challenges of poverty, food insecurity and others plaguing the country.
23 Apr
There are ominous signs that food insecurity is likely to deteriorate in Nigeria this year, as security challenges escalate further in some parts of the country, Kaduna State especially.
17 Apr
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Ireland’s international development programme, Irish Aid, at the weekend, announced funding to build more sustainable food systems to help fight global hunger and prevent the next food crisis in sub-Saharan Africa.
20 Jan
The Director General, National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA), Dr. Rufus Ebegba, said the Federal Government is conscious of the contemporary challenges affecting agricultural capabilities in the country. Ebegba, who disclosed this during the National Biosafety-cum-Biosecurity Conference held recently, said government will deploy safe technology to boost food production in the country. He noted that the…
22 Dec 2022
Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Mohammad Mahmood Abubakar, the other day, shared his understanding on issues of food insecurity and the perennial herder-farmer crisis. Abubakar’s rather poor judgment on those critical issues is unfortunate.


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