Key factor in disinformation hindering adoption of agricultural biotechnology in Nigeria – DG NABDA

The National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) lamented that misinformation is one of the key factors that have hampered the adoption of agricultural biotechnology in Nigeria. He said decades of negative biotech news were responsible for the current skepticism among farmers. NABDA Director General / CEO Professor Abdullahi Mustapha said this …

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Populism is not good for the planet

Photo: rob walsh / Unsplash Not all populists are climate deniers, but virtually all climate deniers are populists. From 1990 to 2018, the number of countries with populist leaders increased from four to 20. The best known was President Donald Trump. Right-wing populists often include scientists in their characterization of …

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