4thAug

Nigeria In Food Crisis Says UNN

Lagos (AFP) – Urgent funding is needed to keep thousands of people alive in Boko Haram-hit northeast Nigeria, the UN said Monday, stressing that the situation borders on famine and compares to crises in Darfur and South Sudan. Aid agencies have been warning increasingly of food shortages in hard-to-reach areas of Borno state, while one

4thAug

Embracing The Need For Food Banking In Nigeria

A volunteer of the Lagos food Bank Initiative Mr. Elijah David has expounded on the need for food banking in Nigeria and why people should embrace and replicate the initiative. In his words, he noted as follows: “Beyond every reasonable doubt, the need for the creation of food banks cannot be over emphasized, it’s quite

4thAug

New Hunger Index Shows Nigerians Are Seriously Hungry

Everyone was always hungry. The poorer you were, the hungrier you were, and with the hunger came weakness and irritability. It became difficult to think clearly and you needed to think/o clearly to work out how to survive the next day, how to get food. You were sure you could still work if you could