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How N2Africa is attracting Borno State youths to agriculture

  • September 2, 2015
  • adedayo

2Africa is a large scale, science-based research-in-development project funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation with a focus on putting... Continue Reading

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I am committed to ensuring that Africa feeds itself, says AfDB President-elect, Adesina

  • July 1, 2015
  • adedayo

“Poverty cannot be a comparative advantage of Africa. So we have to create lots of wealth and lift hundreds and millions of... Continue Reading

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DR Congo to adopt IITA Agripreneurs model

  • June 30, 2015
  • adedayo

The Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Matata Ponyo Mapon has identifield agriculture as a major sector which can... Continue Reading

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IITA Youth Agripreneurs explores partnership with Swedish University of Agriculture

  • May 28, 2015
  • adedayo

Members of IITA Youth Agripreneurs (IYA) are exploring opportunities including exchange programs between IYA and students in Agricultural and Rural Management at... Continue Reading

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Strengthening the capacity of youth agripreneurs

  • February 28, 2015
  • adedayo

The IITA Youth Agripreneurs (IYA) recently participated in a three day training on Agripreneurial and Business Management sponsored by Mr Ekiyor... Continue Reading

IYA receives 2,860 applications for training on mechanization

  • July 20, 0201
  • adedayo

Following an online advertisement for a proposed training on mechanization by the IITA Youth Agripreneurs, the youths have received about 2,860... Continue Reading