Posted by: APO | 24 November 2016

‘Immediate action’ needed as millions in north-eastern Nigeria face food insecurity – UN

Warning that ongoing unrest and rising inflation have left more than five million people in restive north-east Nigeria facing acute food insecurity, the United Nations agriculture agency today appealed for $25 million through May 2017 to support irrigated vegetable production and micro-gardening in the dry season, as well as rebuild livestock systems. In a [situation update](http://www.fao.org/emergencies/resources/documents/resources-detail/en/c/454771/),… Read more on http://africa-newsroom.com/press/immediate-action-needed-as-millions-in-northeastern-nigeria-face-food-insecurity–un?lang=en


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