Rice Considered 'Gold' in Nigeria

Updated: Tue 4 Mar, 09:06 am

Plans are in place to increase rice production by 2018 - In line with the demand placed by the growing population on a daily basis. read more »

Africa Blast West on Farm Subsidies

Updated: Wed 8 Oct, 06:44 am

African ministers at the Food and Agriculture Organization meeting on Rome say, wealthy countries are still subsidising their farmers and this undermines market access for some of the world's poorest … read more »

Seychelles: An Island at the End of the Earth

Updated: Mon 4 Mar, 07:53 am 2013

Although the country's tourism sector is still a major contributor to the economy, it has been surpassed by industrial fishing as its main source of foreign exchange earnings. read more »