Burkina Faso launches two projects to ensure food self-sufficiency

Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso (PANA) – Burkina Faso has launched two major projects with the objective of boosting agricultural productivity and ensuring food security in the West African nation. The projects, worth a total of 38 billion CFAF (US$65 million), were … Read More

Gambia: Jammeh reiterates plan to ban importation of basic foods

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Banjul, Gambia (PANA) – President Yahya Jammeh has said he is “determined to end the importation of basic food items by 2016 without fail.” “Our traditional Gambian dishes are being replaced by unhealthy and for most Muslims, haram junk food, … Read More