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Nigeria on track to commercialize GMO cowpeas, rice, sorghum, corn and cotton

The Biosafety Bill was signed into law in 2015, putting Nigeria on the map of countries with requisite regulations for ...
Nigeria to commercialize GMO cowpeas and cotton by 2018

Nigeria to commercialize GMO cowpeas and cotton by 2018

The National Agriculture Seed Council (NASC) has commenced sensitisation of Nigerian seed companies in preparation for the commercialisation of Genetically ...
Fall armyworm threatens Nigerian crops; genetic engineering offers only long-term solution

Fall armyworm threatens Nigerian crops; genetic engineering offers only long-term solution

Nigeria remains Africa’s largest [corn] producer, growing nearly 8 million tons annually. It is closely followed by South Africa, Tanzania, ...
Nigeria faces drought, famine, malnutrition and hunger, but GMOs offer hope

Nigeria faces drought, famine, malnutrition and hunger, but GMOs offer hope

A report recently published by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) says a total of 8.1 million people ...

Nigeria’s Environment Minister: Biotech vital to success of country’s Great Green Wall initiative

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The Minister of Environment, ...