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The cost of rice is skyrocketing in Nigeria — and farmers are worried people won’t be able to afford it for much longer

https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php Nigeria’s economy has relied on oil for decades, but after prices fell, the government started investing in rice. In August, Nigeria closed its borders to land imports in an effort to boost domestic rice production. But farmers are having trouble meeting demand because many are still harvesting the grain […]
The cost of rice is skyrocketing in Nigeria — and farmers are worried people won’t be able to afford it for much longer