NIRSAL Facilitates $373m Loan to Agric Sector

The Managing Director/Chief Executive, Nigerian Incentive Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL), Mr. Aliyu Abdulhameed, has said the agency facilitated over $373...

Nigeria to resume export of Zobo leaf to Mexico

The Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS)said Nigeria will now resume the export of hibiscus to Mexico. This was made know by the Coordinating director,...

agrofood & plastprintpack West Africa 2018 is coming to Abidjan

The 5th edition of the International Exhibition agrofood & plastprintpack West Africa will take place for the first time in Abidjan on 20 to...

World Food Programme (WFP) and Cote D’ivoire create Centre of Excellence...

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and the Government of Cote d’Ivoire today signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the creation of a...

Rising temperatures will push millions of people in Africa into poverty...

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a report detailing progress and pathways to liming global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius. Responding to the report,...

Scientists’ develop resistant variety to Banana wilt disease

A team led by scientists from the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) have announced a breakthrough in the search for banana varieties that...

IFAD and the Lab partner to drive finance to African smallholder...

In the margins of the United Nations General Assembly, the Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance (the Lab) and the International Fund for Agriculture...

AFDB and Purdue University to hold conference on successful technologies for...

The African Development Bank and Purdue University are organizing the Scale Up Conference on Agricultural Innovations from September 25-27, 2018, to address how to...

Could the future of food in the world depend on what...

Addressing a standing room only crowd of global agriculture experts at the FAO headquarters in Rome, 2017 World Food Prize Laureate and President of...

CRU and AFAP create financing opportunity for African fertilizer and agribusiness...

CRU Events and The African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership (AFAP) are working with partners across Africa to offer brownfield projects seeking capital investment, the chance...