Interswitch is planning to roll out the business payments solution it has launched in Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda and two unnamed countries in West Africa.
Coffee earnings nearly doubled in January compared to the corresponding month last year on the back of higher prices and volumes, promising a good year for farmers who have suffered dwindling incomes in recent years.
Nairobi, Kenya//– A free tool that will help farmers and pastoralists across Africa to predict and control locust behaviour has been launched.
The recent enactment of the Tea Bill into law came as a relief to farmers, some of whom had lost hope in the future of the industry.
Fast food is growing in popularity with Ghanaians. Wikimedia Commons James Boafo, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) Fast food – food sold in an outlet, drive-through, or restaurant either as preheated or precooked, and served or packaged as take-away – is ubiquitous in developed countries.
Juba, South Sudan, February/ — The African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) on Wednesday signed protocols to disburse a $14 million grant to the Government of South Sudan to boost agricultural markets in a project to be implemented by the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).
A Fulani herdsman waters his cattle on a dusty plain between Malkohi and Yola town Emmanuel Arewa/AFP via Getty Images Janet Ogundairo, University of Ibadan and Feyisitan Ijimakinwa, University of Ibadan The Fulani in the Ibarapa community of Oyo State, southwestern Nigeria, are mostly migrants from the northern part of the country.