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Reports of a positive impact are being received from recipients of the seeds donated exactly 1 year ago, in 2017, to help alleviate the food crisis in northern Nigeria as a result of the conflict between the Nigerian army and armed opposition groups.
Today, Africa’s most populous nation – Nigeria – takes a giant stride forward in the fight against aflatoxin in food.
The women of IITA join millions around the world in celebrating the International Women’s Day (IWD) today, 8 March.