Expert wants industries to invest in seed production

The Project Leader of the Building an Economically Sustainable, Integrated Cassava Seed System project, Phase 2 (BASICS-II), Prof Lateef Sanni has called on the industrial sector to invest in the seed industry to guarantee their sources of raw materials. While...

Ghana: Government to support Coffee Sector

The government has introduced Coffee Development Programme to support the growth of the industry. The programme, spearheaded by the Ghana Cocoa Board, has already led to the doubling of output to above 12,000 tonnes per annum with yields about 1.4 tonnes per hectare....

Ericsson To Award Student Innovations Tackling Climate Change

Ericsson will be launching its annual Ericsson Innovation Awards (EIA) 2020, a global competition that offers university students around the world the chance to develop new, innovative ideas with support from Ericsson experts.  Themed; “Reclaim the...

Restructuring the Kenyan food system post Covid-19

Restructuring the Kenyan food system post Covid-19 The shocks caused by the Covid-19 pandemic have had a ripple effect on every single sector of the Kenyan economy. The cessation of local, and international travel brought the transport sector to its knees, and...