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Monsanto: More testing will follow GM maize release in SA

The new drought-tolerant maize trait, MON 87460, has been approved by the Executive Council of the GMO Act for conditional general release in the Republic...

Outrage greets Mosanto GM maize deal in South Africa

Non-governmental and farmer organisations from South Africa, Tanzania, Mozambique, Kenya and Uganda have condemned the go-ahead given by the South African GMO authorities for Monsanto...

Civil society, farmers oppose US human trials of Uganda-bound ‘super banana’

The Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA), a Pan African platform comprising civil society networks and farmer organisations working towards food sovereignty in...

‘Africa can feed Africa without GMOs’

Experts at the Africa Climate Change conference in Marrakech, Morocco have restated Africa’s capacity to feed itself now and in the future without genetically...

‘How GM foods advocates promote poverty, dependency in Africa’

The recent article, GM scaremongering in Africa is disarming the fight against poverty, published in the Guardian’s PovertyMatters Blog on 21 July 2014, is...

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Tambuwal pledges 40,000 seedlings to ‘Go Green Project’

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has pledged to support "Go Green Project" with 40,000 seedlings to be able...
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Climate change: Why Nigeria’s long-term strategy is being elaborated

A group of stakeholders that met remotely on Friday, August 12, 2022, to explore issues related to the nation’s...

Zamfara NG-CARES inaugurates planting of 21,350 trees

Nigeria COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus Programme (NG-CARES) on Thursday, August 18, 2022, inaugurated the planting of 21,350...

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Tambuwal pledges 40,000 seedlings to ‘Go Green Project’

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has pledged to...

Climate change: Why Nigeria’s long-term strategy is being elaborated

A group of stakeholders that met remotely on Friday,...