27 Dec 2021
General Olusegun Aremu Obasanjo (rtd) cannot be dismissed with a wave of the hand in any circumstance or situation. He is a pride of the Nigerian nation in particular and a jewel of the African nation in general.
28 Nov 2021
Director General International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Nteranya Sanginga, yesterday, disclosed that over 7, 214,803 million people have been lifted out of poverty, which represents about 62.2 per cent of the target of 11.6 million persons...
22 Aug 2019
The Director General of the International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Dr Nteranya Sanginga, has called on Biotechnology Society of Nigeria...
19 Aug 2019
A double-digit investment in the agricultural sector backed by a vibrant rural infrastructural network will help states in Nigeria to accelerate the transformation of agriculture...
11 Nov 2018
Cote D’Ivoire, Africa’s largest cocoa producer, has sent a delegation to Nigeria to understudy the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture...
13 Jun 2017
Nigerian Minister of Finance, Honorable Kemi Adeosun, visited the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) on 10 June to learn about the IITA Agripreneurs Program (IYA) and the African Development Bank-funded ENABLE Youth (Empowering Novel Agri-Business-Led Employment) Program. The Minister and her party were welcomed by IITA Director General Nteranya Sanginga and senior staff,…
15 Jan 2017
Obasanjo said the launch of the report provided a framework that would “unlock the potential of our nation and emancipate our dear country from the shackles of hunger and poverty.”
12 Jan 2017
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has launched a Zero Hunger Strategic Initiative to end hunger and poverty in Nigeria by the year 2030.
4 Dec 2016
Besides, he said failure to invest in agriculture would deprive the continent of necessary jobs and further fuel the spiralling rate of unemployment among the youths.
14 Oct 2016
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, GCFR, will on Tuesday, October 18 lead the panel of discussion at the Lift Above Poverty Organisation (LAPO) 23rd yearly forum in Abuja.