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Delegation from Dr Congo in IITA to understudy IYA model

  • June 1, 2017
  • adedayo

In preparation for the kick-off of the ENABLE Youth Program in DR Congo, a delegation from the Ministry of Agriculture in... Continue Reading

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African youth are capable of revitalizing Agro-Allied

  • December 25, 2016
  • adedayo

President of the African development Bank, Dr Akinwumi Adesina has reiterated the fact that Africa’s youth, if given the chance and... Continue Reading


IITA Youth Agripreneurs to be beneficiaries of another AfDB/EIB financing facility – BOOST Africa

  • December 23, 2016
  • adedayo

The President of the African Development Bank Dr Akinwumi Adesina has directed that IYA should be included as part of beneficiaries... Continue Reading

IITA Youth Agripreneurs, Abuja diversifies into grasscutter farming

  • November 20, 2016
  • adedayo

The drive to attain wealth and self-sufficiency in meat and animal products calls for the total exploitation of all potential sources... Continue Reading

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IITA Tanzania Youth Agripreneurs given kudos for promoting agribusiness in the country

  • November 5, 2016
  • adedayo

The Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Vocational training in Tanzania, Prof. Joyce Ndalichako has expressed her interest in the youth... Continue Reading


IYA completes the first-phase training on N2Africa Project

  • July 15, 2016
  • adedayo

IITA Youth Agripreneurs (IYA) has concluded the first phase of the training exercise on the N2Africa Borno Project. The first phase... Continue Reading

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IITA Youth Agripreneurs Partners with Hello Tractor on Mechanization

  • July 14, 2016
  • adedayo

IITA Youth Agripreneurs is partnering with Hello Tractor to train young Agripreneurs in Nigeria on the use of a ‘Smart Tractor’... Continue Reading

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Ethiopian Ambassador commends IYA

  • adedayo

The Ethiopian Ambassador to Nigeria, Samia Zekaria, paid an official visit to the office of the IITA Youth Agripreneurs (IYA) in... Continue Reading

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Nigerian Army chief visits IITA Youth Agripreneurs Explores partnership opportunities

  • June 28, 2016
  • adedayo

ajor General Laz Ilo, the General Officer commanding Division 2 of the Nigerian Army, Oyo State has commended the IITA Youth... Continue Reading

IITA Youth Agripreneurs-Kinshasa (IYAKIN) promotes oyster mushroom’s culture

  • June 20, 2016
  • adedayo

IITA Youth Agripreneurs-Kinshasa (IYAKIN) has diversified into the production and marketing of edible mushrooms called ‘Oyster’. Mushrooms production and marketing offer... Continue Reading