Severe drought ravaging Somalia, coupled with conflict and evictions, has displaced more than 137,000 people from their homes from January to March, the United Nations refugees agency said Thursday
As preparation begins for the 2019 farming season, officials of the National Agricultural Seed Council ( NASC) on Thursday to the streets of Abuja on an awareness campaign on the importance of usin
Northern Kenya’s arid and semiarid lands (ASALs) are food- and water-insecure regions dependent on limited and highly variable rainfall.
Experts have warned that the fight against global poverty has taken a backward step after the publication of new figures showing foreign aid has fallen for a second successive year.
Mozambique's first disaster was a cyclone. The second has been cholera. Now hunger could be the third.
Kampala — The government has warned of impending famine in most parts of the country, cautioning traders to limit food exports and families to start food rationing.
An international consortium has sequenced the entire genome of durum wheat -- the source of semolina for pasta, a food staple for the world's population, according to an article published today in
The continued dry spell across several parts of the country could depress economic growth and lead to an increase in inflation over the next one year.
The new Kenya economic update shows that boosting agricultural productivity can help reduce poverty, particularly in rural areas
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