Tagged: Dr Akinwumi Adesina

IYA Congratulates AfDB-President

Adesina Honorary Degree

The Director General of IITA and the IITA Youth Agripreneurs joined other well-wishers to felicitate with the President of the African Development Bank Dr Akinwumi  Adesina on Saturday, March 18 for the honourary doctorate degree of science (D.Sc Honoris Causa) conferred on him by the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) in Ondo State. The …Read more »


African youth are capable of revitalizing Agro-Allied

President of the African development Bank, Dr Akinwumi Adesina has reiterated the fact that Africa’s youth, if given the chance and allowed to participate effectively in Agro-Allied industries will rejuvenate the agriculture sector, create wealth and become gainfully employed in the sector. Dr Adesina stated this during his opening speech at the African Economic Conference …Read more »