World Food Day
World food day: Stakeholders harp on healthy diets, zero hunger for Nigerians
In commemoration of the 2019 World Food Day, experts have called for collective efforts of all stakeholders, for a healthy diet to secure the future of the country.
Expert blames diabetes, tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS on poor nutrition, others
Executive Director of Borno State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (BOPHDA), Dr. Sule Meleh, has attributed diabetes, tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS to poor nutrition, which lacks capacity to boost immune system.
2018 World Food Day: Farmers showcase produce at maiden Lagos farm fair
Signs of food insecurity across the world means there is considerable work to be done towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goal of Zero Hunger by 2030.
Family food garden
October 16 is World Food Day. With the global population expected to reach over 9billion by 2050, there is a continuous need to increase food production and buffer stocks. Countries around the world, especially developing countries where hunger and food scarcity is more acute, are resorting to various counter strategies to meet growing demand and…
Scientists advance food security, invent 'giant rice'
Experts from the China said they had spent 10 years cultivating the new grain, which was unveiled on October 16. The theme of 2017 World Food Day is “Changing the future of migration. Invest in food security and rural development.”
Lagos sets to mark World Food Day
Ahead tomorrow’s World Food Day, the Lagos State government has restated its commitment to ensuring food security for its populace, through its various agricultural programmes.
Unilever celebrates World Food Day
For the third year in a row, Knorr, Unilever’s largest brand, in partnership with United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), has marked the 2016 World Food Day with the #ShareAMeal campaign.
Ondo pro-farmers graduate, get loans to mark World Food Day
The Ondo State Government will tomorrow (Monday), mark the 2016 World Food Day with the graduation of over 400 young University graduates, trained to become Pro-farmers and Agropreneurs.