What Do These Anti-GMO Activists Want?
LEGISLATION / PUBLIC POLICY

What Do These Anti-GMO Activists Want?

On Monday, 15th August, I was privileged to be a panelist at the ‘Experts meeting on Bio-safety & Bio-technology-GMOs’ organized by the Ministry of Environment and the Ministry of Agriculture. In attendance were the Minister’s of Science &Technology,Agriculture and Environment. In their opening remarks, they made it clear that they look to these conversations to … Continue reading

The Brekete Family Take On GMO’s
CULTURE / LEGISLATION / POLITICS

The Brekete Family Take On GMO’s

For anyone that does not know about the brekete family, This is worth watching….The brekete family is a social justice / community drive program that seeks justice for Nigerian’s from every facet of life….They are based in Abuja and have a HUGE following…If you have problems with government officials or policies you take the matter … Continue reading

Thoughts On The Millennium Development Goals (MDG’s GOAL1)
HISTORY / LEGISLATION / POLITICS

Thoughts On The Millennium Development Goals (MDG’s GOAL1)

While on the surface and based on the metrics of the MDG’s, Africa failed to meet targets, It is important to understand the root causes of these failures. Historical context Source: United nations economic commission for Africa(ECA), MDG 2014 report ; Assessing progress in Africa towards the millennium development goals. Historically, Africa’s  per capita income … Continue reading