Nigeria: Dangote Reopens Savannah Sugar Company in Adamawa

The management of Savannah Sugar Company in Adamawa, a subsidiary of Dangote Group on Tuesday announced resumption of business after over one month of

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Tanzania: New maize hybrids on the horizon

 Maize famers have reason to celebrate as Tanzania joins other nations in introducing drought tolerant seeds, which will improve food security. The new innovations

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Kenya: Maize price rises to record Sh5,849 a bag despite State subsidy

The price of white maize has defied increased inflow of duty-free imports and season’s harvests to rise to an all-time high of Sh5,849 for

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Nigeria: Dangote Flour Grows Pre-Tax Profit By 144 Percent

Dangote Flour Mills Plc (DANGFLOUR), on Thursday, said its pre-tax profit for the half year (H1) period ended June 30, 2017, increased by 144.46

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Zambia: Zuma to Grace Agriculture Show in Lusaka

South African President Jacob Zuma will join the long list of foreign heads of state that visiting Zambia to compare notes with President Edgar

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Kenya: Kisumu tycoon to build sugar factory in Siaya County village

A Kisumu businessman and owner is putting up a Sh940 million sugar factory in Siaya County at a time when the industry is battling

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Zimbabwe: Maize Production Up 280pc – Report

The 2016/17 agricultural season registered a 280 percent increase in average household maize production from the previous year, the latest Zimbabwe Vulnerability Assessment Committee

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Rwanda: Minister Kanimba Calls for More Investment in Agri-Processing

The Minister for Trade, Industry and EAC Affairs, François Kanimba, has commended ‘Get It Rwanda’, a local company that washes and processes fruits and

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Tanzania: Digital Financial Inclusion to Boost Industrial Economy

Digital  financial inclusion for country’s farmers has been cited as catalyst to boost agricultural production which could in turn facilitate envisaged industrialisation in the

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Angola: Experts Defend Creation of Legislation to Protect Genetic Resources

The need for the creation of a national legislation to protect genetic resources against bioprospecting activities was defended last Monday, in Luanda, by the

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