FAO: Over four million Nigerians hungry, malnourished

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) says over four million Nigerians go hungry and suffer from malnutrition due to insecurity and environmental factors. Conflict, pests and diseases, natural disasters, loss of biodiversity, economic challenges, habitat destruction, and devastating effects of COVID-19 are the causes according to FAO. FAO Representative to Nigeria, Fred Kafeero, made this … Read more

UN’s World Food Programme May Cut Food Supply To Nigeria’s War-Torn Region

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) may soon cut its food rations to women and children in Nigeria‚Äôs North-East east, says West Africa Regional Director Chris Nikoi. On Saturday, Mr Nikoi warned the over half a million people benefitting from its food aid may be shut out as funding sources shrink. He said this … Read more