Exportation

Assessing NEPC’s path to diversification, growth

With the mandate of diversifying Nigeria’s economy from mono-product to multi-product, the Nigeria Export Promotion Council, NEPC, appears to be turning the challenges posed...
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The Green Alternative – Nigeria’s Agriculture Promotion policy

The Agriculture Promotion Policy 2016-2020 document, “The Green Alternative” is the outcome of an intensive consultative process starting in November 2015 through April 2016,...

Creating employment and boosting the economy through improved agricultural productivity

Agriculture is a very important tool for achieving the Millennium Development Goal. Developing Agriculture in Nigeria remains one of the key tenets of President...

How Digital Technology Is Changing Farming in Africa

According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the world population will reach 9.1 billion by 2050, and to feed that...

The Two Sisters Reviving Ghana’s Chocolate Market with ’57 Chocolate

’57 Chocolate is the pioneer bean to bar chocolate business in Ghana defined by creativity and luxury. This venture uses resources grown within the...

World Food Prize goes to African Development Bank president

The son of a Nigerian farm laborer who rose out of poverty to earn graduate degrees in agricultural economics and spent his career improving...

Nigerian Startup Releaf Secures $120,000 Investment to Connect African Agribusinesses to Customers they can...

Since 1960, agriculture has served as the backbone of Nigeria’s economy, and yet there still remains endless opportunities for growth in agricultural value chains....