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Africa’s Top 10 most food-secure countries


IOA published the Africa Top 10 most good secure countries

In On Africa (IOA) recently listed the top ten African countries with the highest level of food security. Africa has several challenges when it comes to ensuring a food-secure continent, such as extreme environments.

A country’s food security is determined mostly by health indicators, such as the percentage of malnourished children, and measurement of the extent of external food aid provided by organisations such as the World Food Programme.

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These ten nations also have export-driven trading economies, where movement of food stuffs has been going on for centuries. Such trade assures availability of food even when local crops are affected by natural disaster. However, many of these countries are perennial food exporters, having long succeeded in growing surplus food for the international market.

These are the Top 10 countries below