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Lagos APPEALS, ALF collaborate to train 250 agro-entrepreneurs

Reading Time: 4 minutes Image Credits: Mastercard Foundation/Jennifer Huxta. The Lagos State Agro-Processing Productivity, Enhancement and Livelihood Improvement Support (APPEALS) project and the Africa Leadership Forum (ALF) are collaborating to train 250 beneficiaries on accessing second level financing. Mrs Oluranti Sageo-Oviebo, State Project Coordinator, APPEALS, said this on Wednesday in Lagos, during the graduation of the first batch of Read More…

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AfDB to support development of 5 SAPZs in Africa

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: Alamy, Eric Roset/Africa Progress Panel. The African Development Bank (AfDB)  says it plans to support the development of Special Agro-industrial Processing Zones (SAPZs) on the continent. President of the bank, Dr Akinwumi Adesina said this at the 5th Annual Meeting of the Africa Economic Zones Organisation (AEZO) held in Tangier, Morocco on Thursday. Read More…