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Ministry of Agriculture to support IITA Youth Agripreneurs

  • April 2, 2016
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The Honourable Minister of Agriculture in Nigeria, Chief Audu Ogbeh has promised to negotiate about 100 ha of land for the... Continue Reading


IFAD officials visit IYA, Abuja

  • March 30, 2016
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Delegates from the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) in March, 2016 visited the IITA Youth Agripreneurs (IYA) in Abuja to... 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


We are catching them young

  • February 22, 2016
  • adedayo

In a lot of societies, young people of secondary school age view agriculture as a profession for the old, rural 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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Borno State Youth Agripreneurs get start-up grant

  • December 20, 2015
  • adedayo

ollowing the workshop organized by the IITA Youth Agripreneurs for 40 Youths in Borno state in September 2014 and 2015, the... 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
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As part of the integration of their research for development (R4D) activities, IITA-Kalambo and the Catholic Archdiocese of Bukavu in the... Continue Reading

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IITA Youth Agripreneurs Train Youths in Borno, Nigeria

  • September 21, 2015
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On September 16, 2015, the IITA Youth Agripreneurs (IYA), as part of the N2Africa Borno project, concluded a training workshop for 20 young men... Continue Reading

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Who is doing what to promote the Borno Youth Agripreneur Initiative

  • September 8, 2015
  • adedayo

2Africa–Global Management is partnering with relevant stakeholders both in the public and private sectors to create an enabling environment and attract... Continue Reading