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FAO says 19.4m Nigerians face acute food insecurity

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) says no fewer than 19.4 million Nigerians may face acute food and nutrition insecurity between June and August. Mr...

WFP, FAO identify 23 countries as ‘highest alert’ hunger hotspots

The World Food Programme (WFP) and the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) say in the next four months, conflict, COVID-19 and the climate crisis...

Threat of food insecurity: The real reason

Nigeria, a country of over 200 million people, blessed with beautiful climate, mineral resources and large arable land is still grappling with the problem...

Food insecurity: No place at the dining table

Sharing a meal is one basic need of humans but for too many the question “what’s for lunch” doesn’t have an easy answer. Food...

World Oceans Day: West, Central Africa face food insecurity from overfishing

Inger Andersen, Director-General of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN), in a messeage to observe the World Oceans Day, discloses that...

IIED: How climate change threatens food security of urban poor

Policies to increase food security in the global South focus too much on rural food production and not enough on ensuring poor people can...

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UN warns of worsening drought in Horn of Africa in four decades

The United Nations (UN) top relief official has warned of the worsening drought in the Horn of Africa region...
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China launches key river improvement programme in Yangtze River Delta

A key river improvement programme was launched in the Yangtze River Delta region on Monday, May 16, 2022, with...

LAWMA arrests 65 persons for environmental abuses

The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has arrested 65 persons at various locations around the state for environmental abuses. The...

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UN warns of worsening drought in Horn of Africa in four decades

The United Nations (UN) top relief official has warned...

China launches key river improvement programme in Yangtze River Delta

A key river improvement programme was launched in the...