Picture of Dr Nteranya Sanginga, Director General, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture; Chiji Ojukwu, African Development Bank; Senator Abdullahi Adamu; former President Olusegun Obasanjo; Tony Elumelu, Tony Elumelu Foundation; Prof Isaac Adewole, Minister of Health; Mr Stanlake Samkange, World Food Programme; Dr Kelechi Igwe, Deputy Governor of Ebonyi State; and Sani Dangote, Dangote Group; during the launch of the “Synthesis Report of the Nigeria Zero Hunger Strategic Review” in Abuja.Synthesis Report of the Nigeria Zero Hunger Strategic ReviewPicture of staff at the Aflasafe FactoryPicture of Members of the Next Generation Cassava Breeding team visit cassava trials at LZARDI in Tanzania.
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