African Countries Spend 45 bil USD Annually to Import Food Items: AU Commissioner


Africa must feed itself and rely less on food importations, AU Commissioner for Agriculture, Rural Development, Blue Economy, and Sustainable Environment said. In a media briefing today, Commissioner Josepha Sacko said despite its 60 percent of arable land, Africa has been spending 45 billion USD annually to import food. “We must increase food production while […]

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Agriculture, Arable land, Crop, The Blue Economy, United States dollar
Source: African Harvesters