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Agriculture

South Sudan: Farmers expect better crops with high-value seeds

The International Trade Centre (ITC) distributed the seeds across different locations in Juba County in Central Equatoria State, based on requests made by farmers...

China aids African countries with agricultural sciences

A renowned African plant scientist has praised China for sharing germplasm, or seed matter, of crop species with developing countries where agricultural research is...

Kenya: Combating antimicrobial residues in dairy value chain

With its large dairy industry, Kenya produces 652.4 million liters of milk a year; Dominated by small producers, the sector is unfortunately a driver...

Djibouti strengthens agri-food sector with World Bank support

The World Bank approved yesterday a new International Development Association (IDA) US$15 million credit to improve the competitiveness and resilience of selected agri-food value chains in...

Food systems leaders graduate from AGRA’s Center for African Leaders in Agriculture (CALA) Programme

Today, 78 emerging leaders in food systems graduated from the Centre for African Leaders in Agriculture (CALA) program hosted by AGRA. The center is...

Kenya: Government enhances cash for fertilizer

In the Supplementary Appropriation (No.3) Bill that was assented to by President William Ruto at State House on Thursday, KSh8.25 Billion has been added...

Food security and climate change on the limelight as the 24th Session of the African Forestry and Wildlife Commision begins

The African Forestry and Wildlife Commission of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) meets in Arusha, United Republic of Tanzania, this week...

Impact of FAO and FVC’s flexible finance in Africa

“Uganda is Africa in miniature,” said Susan Ngongi Namondo, United Nations Resident Coordinator in Uganda, at the wrap-up of the Flexible Voluntary Contribution (FVC)...

Tech companies meet Ghana’s small growers to address traceability concerns

Importers increasingly want to trace their food suppliers back to individual farms. That’s a tall order for Ghana’s small farmers, but meeting with local...

Cooperative response will address Cameroon’s capsid problem

Cocoa farmers in Cameroon have struggled for years to contain outbreaks of capsid bugs. Cocoa is a cash crop, so production losses can have...

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Jeffrey Okoro: As Kenya’s medical workers strike a community health crisis unfolds in the shadows

Kenya’s healthcare system is grappling with a crisis threatening the lives of its most vulnerable citizens, yet their stories have been hidden in the...

TotalEnergies to champion multi-energy investment strategy at Invest in African Energy 2024

Affirming TotalEnergies’ long-standing commitment to Africa’s energy development, senior vice president for Africa Mike Sangster will deliver an opening keynote at Invest in African...

Call for application: The 2024 GoGettaz Agripreneur Prize Competition invite applicants to showcase ventures

The 2024 GoGettaz Agripreneur Prize Competition invites agrifood entrepreneurs from across Africa to showcase their startup business ventures. Judges will be looking for innovative...

Andre Russell joins African SAP User Group board of directors as SAP representative

The African SAP User Group (AFSUG) proudly announces the appointment of Andre Russell as the newest addition to its Board of Directors, representing SAP....

Ghana’s Zeepay raises equity from leading institutions to support its expansion

Africa50 and Oikocredit lead equity investment in Ghanaian fintech Zeepay to support Africa expansion; The investment will support the expansion of Zeepay’s cross-border remittances and mobile...
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