Monthly Archives: December 2013

Experts link hunger to AIDS in Africa

By David Njagi Poor nutrition may have accelerated the spread of AIDS in Africa, and could slow treatment and care for people living with HIV and AIDS, experts have warned. According to Prof. Onesmo Ole Moiyoi, of the Agha Khan … Continue reading

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Nairobi hosts plant breeding academy

By David Njagi For the next five years, the newly launched African Plant Breeding Academy at the World Agroforestry Center (ICRAF) in Nairobi will train 250 budding scientists on generating superior breeds from orphan crops. Led by the African Orphan … Continue reading

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