Total trains 60 youths in agricultural entrepreneurship: Total Upstream Companies in Nigeria, through its TOTALpreneur programme, has trained 60 youths in agriculture and other basic skills. They were trained at the OFFERCentre Institute of Agriculture in Oluponna, Osun State. Read more

Motsoaledi warns of outbreak of deadly listeria bacteria: An outbreak of food-borne listeria bacteria had claimed 36 lives and infected almost 600 people in SA, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi said on Tuesday. Newborns and the elderly were especially at risk. Read more

France tops sustainability index, US, Arab states show room for improvement: France remains in first place in the 2017 edition of the Food Sustainability Index (FSI), followed by Japan and Germany, with good performance across the FSI’s three pillars (food loss and waste; sustainable agriculture; and nutritional challenges). Read more

World Bank support to Nigeria energy sector hits $3billion: The World Bank on Tuesday disclosed that its contribution to the Nigeria’s national electrification projects in support of the energy sector has grown in portfolio to over $3billion. Read more

Leave a Reply