05-12-2020 | 07:24:00
The Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations said that significant gains had been made in the fight against the desert locust upsurge in East Africa and Yemen.
05-11-2020 | 11:20:00
Germany has reaffirmed its commitment to the long-term improvement of livelihoods and food security in Mali through an EUR 11 million contribution to the United Nations World Food Programme’s life-changing activities in the country.
05-11-2020 | 07:14:00
Angola produced 8,000 tons of coffee in 2017 – a fraction of the more than 230,000 tons it produced annually in the early 1970s when it jockeyed with Côte d’Ivoire and Uganda for the title of Africa’s top exporter.
05-09-2020 | 13:04:10
The Climate Resilient Agribusiness for Tomorrow project has co-invested € 2 million in grants to 14 private sector companies working in agriculture value chains in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.
05-09-2020 | 06:28:00
Olam International and its wholly owned subsidiary, Olam Treasury Pte. Ltd., have secured multi-tranche financing facilities aggregating $176 million.
05-08-2020 | 11:03:00
The European Union (EU) and partners are collaborating to create jobs for at least 5,000 people in Ghana.
05-08-2020 | 08:37:00
Poultry producers in Ghana are exploring new ways to facilitate training and conduct business online, while restrictions from the global outbreak of COVID-19 threaten to disrupt their livelihoods.
05-07-2020 | 16:05:00
Zambian Breweries is championing commercialization of cassava through the production of Eagle Lager and is targeting to buy the crop from 5,000 farmers this year.
05-07-2020 | 13:55:00
Silafrica has announced it is introducing the Smart Crate Technology for Twiga Foods, a Kenyan company.
05-07-2020 | 08:47:00
Restrictions on cross border movement imposed in response to the Coronavirus pandemic by countries in the region, have adversely affected the supply of seeds which may lead to food insecurity.
05-07-2020 | 06:03:00
The Government of Japan announced an additional US$14.8 million in funding to meet the essential food security needs of vulnerable populations in Zimbabwe through the World Food Programme (WFP) and the Government of Zimbabwe.
05-07-2020 | 06:01:00
Grain market in Africa is continuing to exude a bullish performance according to a report by IndexBox, citing that the revenue in 2018 amounted to $109 billion.
05-06-2020 | 11:09:00
Retail and food service store, FreshStop at Caltex has partnered with food delivery app, Mr D Food to allow customers to order their food, snacks and drinks for delivery through the Mr D app.
05-06-2020 | 11:05:00
The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) has signed a $100 million financing agreement with Egypt’s GASC to cover the government’s essential strategic commodity needs.
05-06-2020 | 09:58:00
Over 40 million people across West Africa face desperate food shortages in coming months, with COVID-19 restrictions being a new factor adding to people’s vulnerability, according to the World Food Programme (WFP).