Tag: Poverty

Women farmers helpless as COVID-19 deepens poverty in Nasarawa

Mrs Jumai Yohana, 52, stood in front of the camera in the middle of her melon farm at Ikposoge village in Obi LGA of Nasarawa state as she responded to…

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World Bank Projects pandemic may push 5m more Nigerians into poverty

No fewer than five million Nigerians will be pushed into the poverty bracket, due to the effects of COVID-19 pandemic, according to a forecast by the World Bank. The multilateral…

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