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Lagos govt lauds farmers for contribution to food security

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Stears. Lagos State Commissioner for Agriculture, Ms. Abisola Olusanya has applauded farmers for their contributions, hard work and vigour in ensuring that the food supply chain was not broken, especially during the COVID-19 lockdown. Ms. Olusanya gave the commendation at the December edition of the Eko City Farmers’ Fair and Farmers’ Appreciation Day Read More…

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141m Africans gain from better agric tech to boost food security – Adesina

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Njeri Mwangi, Eric Roset/Africa Progress Panel. The President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina says  141 million people have benefitted from improved agricultural technologies to enhance food security in the last five years he assumed office. Adesina made this known during the opening of the bank’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) held Read More…

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Lagos unfolds projects to shore up food security status to 40%

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Lagos State Government has unfolded various agricultural projects to shore up food security status and  ensure sustainability. The state Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr Gbolahan Lawal, made the disclosure on Thursday while rendering accounts of activities undertaken by the ministry in the last one year. The event was to commemorate the first year anniversary of Read More…