Posted on :Monday , 18th November 2019
Africa is currently the second most populous continent in the world, its current population is 1.2 billion. This growing population of Africa could reach 2 billion by 2030 and 2.5 billion by 2050 as per the United Nations projections. This shows that one in five consumers globally will be African.
Africaâ€™s agribusiness sector is expected to reach $1 trillio. . .
Posted on :Friday , 1st November 2019
Twigaâ€™s mobile platform connects retailers with farmers and food manufacturers. These makes food economical and more accessible to a region with a growing population and food crisis.
This leads to increase $23.75m in equity from Goldman Sachs and existing VC investors the international Finance Corporation (IFC), TLcom Capital, Wamda Capital and Creadev, as . . .
Posted on :Wednesday , 30th October 2019
A Kenyan delegation will convene in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on 22nd to 25th October 2019 on a grain trade mission to explore business opportunities for grain trade and processing between Ethiopia and Kenya.
It will help to bridge cross border trade gap and enhance food security.
Efforts to increase intra-regional trade between Ethiopia and East African Commun. . .
Posted on :Tuesday , 8th October 2019
The Corporate Affairs Director at Bakhresa Group, Mr Hussein Sufian, said that the rebranding coupled with the expansive production capacity of 2,750 tonnes per day, guarantees sufficient wheat products for the domestic market and surplus to be exported to the regional markets.
Posted on :Wednesday , 21st August 2019
The government of Kenya has partnered with South Korea on an agricultural mechanisation project that seeks to increase productivity.
The governments will work jointly under the Korea Africa Food and Agricultural Corporation Initiative (KAFACI) project, which is targeting small-scale farmers.
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