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Insect-resistant cowpea demonstrations across Nigeria aim to build farmer support for GMO crop

Collins Nnabuife | 
The Institute for Agricultural Research, Ahmadu Bello University (IAR/ABU) Zaria and the African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) have concluded arrangements ...
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Nigerian farmers, scientists celebrate success of GMO insect-resistant cowpea field trial

Collins Nnabuife | 
Nigerian [bean] farmers have commended the performance of .... Pod Borer Resistant (PBR) Cowpea .... on the field over the ...
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Nigerian biotech expert says GMOs won’t replace conventional seeds, refutes common GMO myths

Rose Gidado | 
[Editor's note: The following is an interview with Rose Gidado, Country Coordinator of the Open Forum for Agricultural Biotechnology (OFAB) in ...

Biotech ‘critical’ tool for Nigeria’s food security and industrialization

Adelowo Oladipo-Minna | 
Despite the availability of biotechnology and all its potential, Nigeria is yet to fully tap from biotechnology to feed its ...

Genetically modified foods are safe

Femi Ibirogba | 
The following is an excerpt. Mr Wasiu Odofin is the Director/Chief Executive Officer of the National Centre for Genetic Resources ...

Nigeria: President urged to sign Agricutlural Biotechnology Bill

Dapo Falade-Abuja | 
The following is an excerpt. Senator Bukola Saraki has urged President Goodluck Jonathan, to, as a matter of urgency, give ...