Maximise Hidden Potentials in Agriculture, NAMCON Urges Govt.

To address the scourge of unemployment in the country, the National Agricultural Mechanisation Cooperative of Nigeria (NAMCON) has urged the government to maximise hidden potentials in the agricultural sector. Specifically, the President of NAMCON, Dr Aliyu Waziri,...

Getting youth back to agriculture as service providers

Authors: Ramya Kulkarni (CRP-GLDC MEL Team) and Jean Claude Rubyogo, Leader, Flagship Program 6: Common Bean for Markets and Nutrition For reduced market barriers, diversified enterprise and livelihood opportunities. How are youth being gainfully employed as...

Nigerian youths charged to embrace agriculture

The Executive Director, Foundation for peace, Hope and Conflict Management, Rev. Fr. Professor Anthony Bature, has • said that agriculture remains a veritable means of eradicating poverty and ending food insufficiency in any nation. Charging Nigerian youths to take...

Sweetpotato key to eradicating malnutrition in SA

Innovation through Public Private Partnerships underway to provide nutritional food to communities Malnutrition has been a challenge in South Africa for a very long time, with a particular impact on children under 5 years of age. This is reflected in the recently...