Food Systems: Stakeholders Underline the Need for Genome Editing

The African Union (AU) has acknowledged the role of Nigeria’s decisiveness in the formation and sustainability of biotechnology for Africa’s development. This was disclosed by Ms. Florence Nazare, the Acting Director of Knowledge, Management, and Programs at the...

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...

AFAN Predicts That There Will Be Food Shortages In Nigeria Early 2023

AFAN Predicts That There Will Be Food Shortages In Nigeria Early 2023 According to the All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), Nigeria will have trouble supplying food between December 2022 and March 2023. In order to prevent future food crises, the AFAN also urged...

NAITS To Curb Livestock Rustling, Improve Livestock Business – FG

In a bid to address the challenges bedeviling the livestock sector, the Federal Government has launched the National Animal Identification and Traceability System (NAITS) to identify, track and curb livestock rustling in Nigeria and improve the business Speaking...