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OXFAM commends ECOWAS for commitment to gender parity

The Country Director, OXFAM, Mr Constant Tchona, has commended the  ECOWAS parliament for its commitment  to gender equality.

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The Ugandan love of grasshoppers and how to harvest them

It is grasshopper season in Uganda, where they are seen as a nutritious delicacy – either boiled ...

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Obasanjo to chair Zero Hunger meeting in Sokoto

GODWIN ATSER, Ibadan Nigeria’s former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo will chair activities of the Nigeria Zero Hunger ...

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IITA Director General, Dr Sanginga addresses presidential delegation from Sudan seeking collaboration on cassava transformation

…As Sudan and IITA sign MoU GODWIN ATSER, Ibadan The Director General of the International Institute of ...

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Tackling youth unemployment: Cote d’Ivoire sends mission to Nigeria to tap IITA youth agripreneur model

GODWIN ATSER, Ibadan Cote d’Ivoire, Africa’s largest cocoa producer, has sent a delegation to Nigeria to understudy ...

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World Food Day: How IITA is addressing food security in Africa, by IITA Boss

GODWIN ATSER, Ibadan Research outputs by Africa Food Prize winner, the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), ...

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North East: IITA and AfDB to help Taraba transform cassava in the framework of TAAT …Trains 60 extension agents

From GODWIN ATSER, Ibadan  The international Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) says it plans to work closely ...

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Global hunger continues to rise, new UN report says

821 million people now hungry and over 150 million children stunted, putting hunger eradication goal at risk. ...

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NIGERIA: Fast moving train crushes 52 cattle

About 52 cattle grazing along rail track have been crushed by fast moving Kaduna-Abuja-bound train, Commissioner of ...

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Achieving solutions with farmers isn’t radical: why is it so hard? By Kenny Ewan

A stranger enters the room, from another world, and tells a long-time team to do things differently.

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