Sunday, 24th September 2023


29 Jul
A PRO-poor advocacy platform, Inclusion for All (I4ALL) and the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) have decried the digital inclusion barriers faced by rural women in Nigeria’s agricultural value chain.
29 Jun
Lagos Chapter 206 of the American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS) has underscored importance of fostering strategic and structured partnership between the private security industry and government-controlled security agencies.
2 Dec 2022
The outgoing Director-General of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan, Oyo State, Dr. Emmanuel Nteranya Sanginga has been lauded for developing a strategy that turned around the narrative of the Africa’s biggest research organisation.
20 Nov 2022
Outgoing Director General, the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Dr. Nteranya Sanginga, has expressed dissatisfaction over the lackadaisical attitude of most African governments and critical stakeholders
13 Oct 2022
The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), the National Agricultural Seed Council (NASC) and Ajayi Crowther University (ACU), Oyo Town, have urged students and other
7 Sep 2022
Prof. Lateef Sanni of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) has urged the Nigerian Stored Products Research Institute (NSPRI) to collaborate with universities and other research institutes to bridge the gap in food security.
15 Jul 2022
The collaboration between the National Root Crops Research Institute (NRCRI), Umuahia, Abia State, and the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan, Oyo State, seems to be recording immense contribution ..
26 Jun 2022
The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan, and Mastercard Foundation has engaged the organized private sector to create profitable partnerships with youth-led agribusinesses
19 Jun 2022
The IITA GoSeed, a private seed company of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), says it has made significant progress in 2021 with the sales of improved cassava planting materials averaged $267,277 despite COVID-19 restrictions.
22 May 2022
The first phase of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) funded training on Cassava Seed Entrepreneurship for business development
22 Apr 2022
Adopting improved hybrid varieties, use of fertiliser or manure and maximising plant population per hectare by Nigerian farmers have been identified as ways to increase production and productivity of maize in the country.
4 Apr 2022
National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has called on Nigerians to vote out any governor or political party that does not support, or is found to be working against local council autonomy.


5 hours ago
NEW YORK, 22 September 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- African Union Heads of State and Government, global health leaders and development partners today issued a joint call for urgent action to address the looming malaria emergency. They warned that failure to act now will put at risk both the African Union’s target of eliminating malaria in Africa…
6 hours ago
Phrank Shaibu, the Special Assistant on Public Communication to former Nigerian Vice President Atiku Abubakar, has unveiled what he described as "the 10 big lies" that have so far characterized the administration of President Bola Tinubu. Shaibu, in a statement issued on Sunday, said the “big lies” were evidence that Tinubu’s only plan was to…
7 hours ago
It is no news that social media directly affects our state of mind. Vinton Cerf and Robert Khan who are credited with inventing the Internet probably never considered the psychological impact of their invention. Martin Cooper, who developed the first hand-held phone, also played a part in this by making phones portable, so that we…
7 hours ago
Son Heung-min's double earned Tottenham a point from a pulsating 2-2 draw against Arsenal, as Liverpool moved into second in the Premier League with a 3-1 win over West Ham on Sunday.
8 hours ago
Tottenham came from behind twice to rescue a pulsating 2-2 draw against Arsenal thanks to Son Heung-min's double in Sunday's north London derby.