Farmers lament as poor funding mechanism stifle agriculture

=By Funmi Falobi= Though Nigeria, the acclaimed giant of Africa is one of the countries thriving in agriculture in the continent, inaccessible funding opportunities largely hampers food production and agro allied investments by budding farmers and entrepreneurial agricultural investor.  This was the outcome of interaction with a number of agric entrepreneurs by sdnonline. It would … Continue reading Farmers lament as poor funding mechanism stifle agriculture

When IPC/Actionaid brought citizens to interface with LASG officials on inclusive participation

=By Funmi Falobi= Nigerian citizens have again been encouraged to participate in governance and engage the government in order to ensure development at the grassroots. This was the summation at a stakeholders’ policy dialogue on “Community Development Charter as a Tool to Enhancing Citizens/Inclusive Participation in the Electoral Process, Governance and Grassroots Development in Lagos … Continue reading When IPC/Actionaid brought citizens to interface with LASG officials on inclusive participation

Seek help when abused, group implores at rally on Gender Based Violence

=By Tobi Oyetunde= Against the growing spate of gender-based violence, two gender rights advocate groups have urged citizens facing any form of domestic violence to speak out and seek help early, rather than bearing the brunt of abuse, which may lead to loss of lives. This was made known at a rally by WOMEN ARISE … Continue reading Seek help when abused, group implores at rally on Gender Based Violence