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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

Kenya Hortipreneur Youth Group launches new product

  • July 12, 2016
  • adedayo

Identifying the gap in the demand for potato crisp in the market, the Kenya Youth Agripreneurs also known as the Kibwezi... Continue Reading


We would take Agriculture to the next level – Youth Agripreneurs

  • May 2, 2016
  • adedayo

The IITA Youth Agripreneurs have reiterated the need for adequate skills in agribusiness, institutional support from concerned stakeholders and an enabling... Continue Reading


IYA applauded for embracing agriculture

  • April 4, 2016
  • adedayo

The IITA Youth Agripreneurs have been applauded for taking a giant stride in embracing agriculture as a business. The applaud came... Continue Reading

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IYA, Abuja inspects gurara dam facility

  • adedayo

Following the commitment from Nigeria’s Honourable Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbeh on the negotiation of a 100ha parcel of land... Continue Reading

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Ministry of Agriculture to support IITA Youth Agripreneurs

  • April 2, 2016
  • adedayo

The Honourable Minister of Agriculture in Nigeria, Chief Audu Ogbeh has promised to negotiate about 100 ha of land for the... Continue Reading

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Youth Agricultural Program launched in Delta State

  • March 7, 2016
  • adedayo

On 11 February, Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL), operator of the joint venture (JV) between the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and... Continue Reading

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ICT can help revive the agricultural sector – Rita Kimani

  • February 20, 2016
  • adedayo

The use of ICT in agriculture has being identified as one of the best ways to enhance access to finance for... Continue Reading

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IITA Director General Wins Debate on Engaging Youth in Agribusiness

  • October 31, 2015
  • adedayo

Africa’s statistics on youth unemployment can be overwhelming but to a visionary it is an untapped resource with the potential of... Continue Reading

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Youth, an Engine of Growth for Sustainable Development in DRC

  • September 28, 2015
  • vpoire

As part of the integration of their research for development (R4D) activities, IITA-Kalambo and the Catholic Archdiocese of Bukavu in the... Continue Reading