Nigeria; The Largest Producer of Rice in Africa

Nigeria is the continent’s leading consumer of rice, the largest producer of rice in Africa, and also one of the largest rice importers in the world. Rice, a major commodity, is the third-most consumed staple food in Nigeria after maize and cassava, and has become a...

Eastern Africa Farmers Federation (EAFF) Call to Action for Cop27.

The Eastern Africa Farmer’s Federation (EAFF), comprising 24 farmer organizations from 10 countries, has signed a shared call to action to enhance the role of farmers in climate policy. The EAFF’s members represent apex farmer associations, co-operatives, and...

FG Commences Nationwide Distribution Of 40,000 MT Grains 

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Mohammad Abubakar, has flagged off the nationwide distribution of 40, 000 metric tonnes of assorted grains to displaced vulnerable Nigerians and women groups. In his remarks during the ceremony at the camp for...