Farmers face threat of climate change worldwide
By TVC News Nigeria
06 December 2019 | 6:40 am
Climate change is the most serious environmental threat facing farmers worldwide, it affects agriculture in several ways including its direct impact on food production. TVC news correspondent Ibrahim Isa paid a visit to some farmlands in Kano and reports on how farmers are adapting to the effect of climate change in the state
Gunmen have killed dozens of people in two separate attacks in Nigeria. Villagers in Kaduna and security forces in Sokoto state have fallen victim to suspected islamists and criminal gangs. Also on the show: In an industry dominated by men, we bring you a report on the women workers changing the landscape of the Central African Republic. Finally, we take a look at one of Libya's cultural jewels: Leptis Magna. An archeological site shunned by tourists due to the country's insecurity.
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Villagers count the dead after gunmen from a suspected criminal gang attacked the village market in Goronyo in northwest Nigeria's Sokoto state, killing 43 people.
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