Netherlands partners IITA on food security, youth employment

The Chairman, Golden Finger Farms and Ranches Limited, Major Gen Ezra Jakko (Rtd.) (3rd left, front row); the ED/Vice Chair, GFFR, Ms Grace Jakko; the Minister of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Kingdom of the Netherlands, Mr Geoffrey van Leeuwen (middle); the Netherlands Ambassador to Nigeria, Wouter Plomp (4th right); Team Lead, Youth in Agribusiness (YAS) project at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Ms Aline Mugisho; and others during the minister's visit to the GFFR farm being an agrihub for the YAS project in Abuja on Monday.
The Chairman, Golden Finger Farms and Ranches Limited, Major Gen Ezra Jakko (Rtd.) (3rd left, front row); the ED/Vice Chair, GFFR, Ms Grace Jakko; the Minister of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Kingdom of the Netherlands, Mr Geoffrey van Leeuwen (middle); the Netherlands Ambassador to Nigeria, Wouter Plomp (4th right); Team Lead, Youth in Agribusiness (YAS) project at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Ms Aline Mugisho; and others during the minister's visit to the GFFR farm being an agrihub for the YAS project in Abuja on Monday.

By Felicia Imohimi Mr Geoffrey Leeuwen, Minister of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Kingdom of Netherlands, said on Monday that his country would partner with [Read More…]

Food Security: Shettima assures FG’s commitment to partner with IITA

From left, Board Chairman of International Institute of Tropical Agriculture(IITA) Prof. Roel Merckx ; Director General , IITP, Dr. Simeon Ehui and Vice President Kashim Shettima during a courtesy by Board members of IITP to the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Thursday

By Salisu Sani-Idris Vice President (VP) Kashim Shettima, has assured the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) of Federal Government’s partnership towards ensuring food security [Read More…]