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Fertilizers will not fix the food crisis in Africa

Taipei Times 17 May 2024
... as mycorrhizal fungi, which are essential for nutrient cycling and plant health ... This month, the AU’s Africa Fertilizer and Soil Health Summit in Nairobi addressed soil degradation and food insecurity.

African countries launch initiative to address unfolding health emergencies

Xinhua 16 May 2024
Participants attend the launch of a regional health project in Nairobi, capital of Kenya, May 15, 2024 ... NAIROBI, May 16 (Xinhua) -- African countries on Wednesday launched an ambitious initiative to ...

4 rescued, several trapped as demolished building collapses in Kenya

Xinhua 14 May 2024
NAIROBI, May ... Three of the rescued individuals were taken to a nearby health facility, while one with minor injuries received treatment at the scene, Nairobi County Police Commander Adamson Bungei said.

GovChat’s founder lists tech firm Suppple on Luxembourg Stock Exchange

Independent online (SA) 14 May 2024
At the level of the continent in public administration initiatives, Suppple operates in cities like Dakar and Nairobi who use its software for managing public services including social welfare, public health and urban planning.

Xinhua world news summary at 1530 GMT, May 13 13 May 2024
GAZA -- The Hamas-run health authorities on Monday warned that the health system in the Gaza Strip could collapse within hours due to a severe fuel shortage ... (Gaza-Health System-Collapse) ... NAIROBI -- ...

Kenyan students plant bamboo to help offset huge trash dump next door

Beijing News 12 May 2024
NAIROBI, Kenya - Armed with gardening hoes while others cradled bamboo seedlings, students gathered outside their school in Kenya's capital ... The Dandora Secondary school in the capital Nairobi, Kenya, April 22, 2024.

WHO warns of food-borne diseases in Kenya amid flood crisis

China Daily 11 May 2024
NAIROBI -- The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday warned of a possible surge in food-borne diseases in Kenya due to the ongoing floods crisis ... in an alert issued in Nairobi, Kenya's capital.

African Leaders Pledge To Increase Local Fertiliser Production

MENA FN 11 May 2024
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Nairobi – In the wake of the Africa Fertiliser and Soil Health Summit, held in Nairobi from May 7-9, which saw over 4,000 agricultural stakeholders gather, the African ... .

2024 Africa Fertilizer and Soil Health Summit Concludes with Four Major Endorsements.

Business Ghana 11 May 2024
African Heads of State and Government have concluded the Africa Fertilizer and Soil Health Summit where they endorsed the Nairobi Declaration on Fertilizer and Soil Health, underscoring the crucial ...

Chinese agricultural technologies attract visitors at Africa fertilizer expo

People Daily 10 May 2024
NAIROBI, May 9 (Xinhua) -- Benedict Russo, a farmer in his late 40s, was among the hundreds of visitors who attended the Africa Fertilizer and Soil Health Summit in Nairobi, Kenya, to explore the latest agricultural technology products on display.

West African bloc launches hub to boost soil health

Xinhua 09 May 2024
NAIROBI, May 9 (Xinhua) -- The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) late Wednesday launched a fertilizer and soil health hub to enhance productivity of arable land in West Africa and the Sahel region.

African leaders endorse plan to boost soil health, fertilizer use

Xinhua 09 May 2024
NAIROBI, May 9 (Xinhua) -- African heads of state and government endorsed a comprehensive action plan on Thursday to restore soil health through increased fertilizer application in food production.

Second Africa Fertilizer and Soil Health Summit to Address Looming Soil Health Crisis

Business Ghana 09 May 2024
The African Union’s Africa Fertilizer and Soil Health Summit (AFSH24) has kicked off today in Nairobi, Kenya, drawing together over 4,000 participants including 8 heads of state and government, ...