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IITA, AfDB Host Maiden African Young Agripreneurs Forum

The maiden edition of the African Youth Agripreneurs Forum and Agri-Pitch Competition, with the team: Demonstrating Success of Agribusinesses in Job and Wealth Creation...

AFDB To Increase Agriculture Lending By USD 2.4 Billion Over The Next Decade ...

By Adeyemi Bamidele Ezekiel The President of African Development Bank, AFDB, Dr. Akinwunmi Adeshina, on Tuesday, in Ibadan, reiterated the Bank’s pledge to increase agriculture...

IITA, AfDB Host Maiden African Young Agripreneurs Forum

By Adeyemi Bamidele Ezekiel The maiden edition of the African Youth Agripreneurs Forum and Agri-Pitch Competition, with the team: Demonstrating Success of Agribusinesses in Job...

AFDB To Increase Agriculture Lending By USD 2.4 Billion Over The Next Decade ...

By Adeyemi Bamidele Ezekiel The President of African Development Bank, AFDB, Dr. Akinwunmi Adeshina, on Tuesday, in Ibadan, reiterated the Bank’s pledge to increase agriculture...

$13 Million Fund Targets 15,000 Nigeria And Tanzania Youth With Agrifood Employment

A five-year, $13 million collaboration between Michigan State University and The MasterCard Foundation will help 15,000 young people access employment and entrepreneurship opportunities in...

Nigeria’s ‘Great Farm’ Model Bears Fruit In Time Of High Insecurity

The Buhari administration has set two targets for farming: to reduce the country’s food import bill — currently about $6bn a year, according to...