With Africa said to be facing her worse food crisis since 1945, the Director-General of a United Nations agency, Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), Qu Dongyu, has charged the continent’s leaders at an event in Japan, to tap into the Asian tiger’s high food safety, nutrition standards, and culture of healthy foods and diets in their fight to end hunger and improve nutrition.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday departed Abuja, Nigeria’s capital for Japan to participate in the seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7) holding in the city of Yokohama, from August 28-30.
This is not the best of times for construction workers in Japan but it is certainly a technology breakthrough, as Major Construction Company Shimizu Corporation has developed robots that can weld and lift materials at building sites.
Japan’s finance ministry on Monday acknowledged that documents in a suspected cronyism scandal had been doctored.
Trade chiefs from countries of the European Union (EU) and Japan are holding talks