Lagos Govt to Partner Denmark on Food Security

The Lagos State Government has said it is open to collaboration with the Kingdom of Denmark to ensure food security in the state. The Governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, emphasised the importance of agriculture as one of the major focuses of his...

Malnutrition Among Women, Girls Alarming, Lagos Govt Cries Out

In response to the country’s increased malnutrition rate among women and girls, the Lagos State Government during the weekend distributed food packs to 600 women. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation (WAPA), Mrs Oluyemi Kalesanwo...

Lagos Empowers Fish Farmers

In order to ensure food security in the state, the Lagos State Government has distributed free inputs and production assets to 20,000 fish farmers across 20 local government areas and 37 council development areas.  The Commissioner for Agriculture, Lagos state,...

Food Security, Human Survival Tied to Agriculture- Olusanya

Ms Abisola Olusanya, the Hon.Commissioner of Agriculture for Lagos State, has described agriculture as the spinal cord for food security and continuing human existence. She added that the rice consumption need of Lagosians was calculated at a minimum of one trillion...