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15 feared dead in farmers, herdsmen clash in Adamawa
2 Aug 2016
Nigeria farmers and cattle herdsmen fight over rights to farm land
17 Jul 2016
In one week alone, more than 80 people have been killed in Nigeria, in disputes over rights to farm land. Farmers say they were attacked when herdsmen tried to take over private farm land to graze cattle.
Nigeria’s rice farmers push for local consumption
3 Jul 2016
Nigerians are paying more for rice, the country’s staple food. While economic factors are being blamed for the increase, many local farmers see it as an opportunity to make more from their crops.
Zimbabwean tobacco farmers suffer from drought
23 Apr 2016
Annual tobacco production in Zimbabwe is expected to fall by 15 percent.
Group protests over herdsmen, farmers clash in Makurdi
17 Mar 2016