AfDB, IFAD partner to strengthen food security in Africa
The African Development Bank(AfDB) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) and the CGIAR System Organisation have formed an alliance to address rising hunger on the continent.
Reps move to ascertain level of food security in Nigeria
The House of Representatives on Wednesday moved to ascertain the level of food security in the country, following the adoption of a motion by Rep. Dennis Idahosa (APC-Edo State) on the floor of the House in Abuja. Moving the motion, Idahosa noted that the Agricultural sector had witnessed policy changes since Vision 20:2020 was launched…
There can’t be food security without safety, says don
Dialogue has been described as a tool for improving the safety of life and food security in Nigeria, especially in the northeast zone.
Don canvasses policy shift to ensure food security
To enhance food security and industrialisation, a professor of Industrial Microbiology, Olakunle David Teniola, has urged the Federal Government to overhaul its strategic...
Varsity to actualise FG policies on agric, food security
The Vice Chancellor of Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Abia State, Prof. Maduebibisi Ofor Iwe, has assured of his administration’s readiness to actualise the Federal Government policies...
Insecurity and looming food crisis
The handwriting of imminent food shortage in Nigeria had been on the wall for many years, long before concerned global organizations sounded the warning...
FUOYE VC pledges collaboration with Fayemi on food security in Ekiti
The Vice Chancellor, Federal University Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE), Prof. Abayomi Fasina, has assured Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti that the institution will collaborate with his administration to ensure food security in the state.
NIHORT advises trainees to ustilise kits for food security, agribusiness
In a remark, he described as ‘Listen, Invest and Help Others,’ Director of Research, the National Horticultural Research Institute (NIHORT), Dr Lawrence Taiwo-Olajide