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Namibia experiencing worst drought in 90 years, says official

Namibia is currently experiencing the worst drought in 90 years and is finding ways to deal with climate change and stimulate agriculture in the...

UN warns of growing influx of refugees into Ethiopia amid drought,...

The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has warned of a growing influx of Somalis that are seeking refuge in Ethiopia, amid worsening drought...

Thailand launches cloud-seeding operations to tackle drought

Drought According to the Director-General of DRAA, Surasee Kittimonthon, six aircraft from the Air Force and Army...

India’s PM calls for water conservation push as drought hits crops

India’s PM calls for water conservation push as drought hits crops Drought New delhi,June 30,2019  Indian Prime Minister,...

UN calls for urgent resources to avert drought crisis in Somalia

UN calls for urgent resources to avert drought crisis in Somalia Drought George Conway, acting Deputy Special Representative...

 Zimbabwe nearly doubles bread price as economic woes mount

  Zimbabwe nearly doubles bread price as economic woes mount Bread now costs 3.50 RTGS dollars a loaf, up from 1.80 on Monday, according to prices...

Woods’ comeback great lesson, says No. 1 golfer

Woods Lagos, April 16, 2019 Andrew Odoh, the number one Nigerian golfer, says Tiger Woods’s comeback teaches that the power to succeed lies within. Odoh...

Trump to honour Tiger Woods with Presidential Medal of Freedom

Award “Spoke to @TigerWoods to congratulate him on the great victory he had in yesterday’s @TheMasters, & to inform him that because of his incredible...

Tiger Woods’ Masters win gives Nike investors another reason to cheer

Reason In his signature red shirt and black shoes with the Nike “swoosh” logo, the 43-year-old came back from a series of setbacks to claim...

Farmer urges FG to boost plantain production as foreign exchange earner

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By Kudirat Musa
Abuja, Jan. 17, 2019 (NNN) A farmer, Mr Sunny Adejoh, has urged Federal Government to boost plantain and banana production as a foreign exchange earner and for economic diversification.

Biotechnology tools will fast track development of gum Arabic value chain...

He made this known at the end of a two-day Stakeholders Session on Sustainable Exploitation of Gum Arabic for Socio-economic
Development of Nigeria on Tuesday in Abuja.

NiMet urges farmers to plant early maturing, draught resistant crops

NiMet gave the advice in its 2019 Seasonal Rainfall Prediction (SRP) report obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NNN) on Friday in Abuja.

Kenya should adopt climate-smart seeds to boost food security: UN Official

Kenya should adopt climate-smart seeds to boost food security: UN Official