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Nov 27
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13:00 - 14:00

Policy Dialogue on Food Security

  • Emmanuel Ijewere - Vice President, Nigeria Agribusiness Group
  • Olusegun Ojo - Director General, National Agricultural Seed Council
  • Ade Adefeko - Vice President and Head Corporate & Government Relations, OLAM Nigeria
  • Tope Daramola - Chairman, Shonga Farms Limited
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14:00 - 14:15

The role of Finance in Agriculture

  • Alex Elphinstone - Programme Director, Adam Smith International
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14:15 - 15:00

LUNCH

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Showing of Streams
10:00 - 10:45 45 mins
Seminar Room 1
Innovative Partnerships & Alliances for Youth and women Empowerment in Africa
  • Vanessa Adams - Vice President Country Support and Delivery, AGRA
  • Alex Elphinstone - Programme Director, Adam Smith International
  • Keke Bongos-Ikwue - Life Programme Consultant/Coordinator, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Malachy Akoroda - Director, GCP21
  • Aaron Adu - Senior Representative, Global Shea Alliance
10:00 - 10:45 45 mins
Seminar Room 2
Weed Management and its Effects on Yield in Roots and Tubers Value Chain
  • Paul Ilona - Country Manager, Harvestplus
  • Friday Ekeleme - Principal Investigator, Cassava Weeds Management Project, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)
  • Apapa Apapa - Senior Representative, Rivers State ADP
11:00 - 11:40 40 mins
Seminar Room 1
Strategies For Improving Adoption And Use of Improved Certified Seeds By farmers across all value Chains
  • Sola Ajayi - Deputy Vice Chancellor Technical, University of Ibadan
  • Kabir Ibrahim - President, All Farmers Association of Nigeria
  • Johnson Onyibe - Professor, National Agricultural Extension Research and Liaison Service
  • Hemant Nitturkar - Project Director, Building an Economically Sustainable, Integrated Cassava Seed System in Nigeria (BASICS)
  • Richard Olafare - Senior Representative, SEEDAN
11:00 - 11:40 40 mins
Seminar Room 2
Best Practice Post Harvest Storage Solutions For Maize As A Tool In Increasing Productivity
  • Aaron Baldwin - Head of Farms and Agronomy, Flour Mills Nigeria
  • Ibrahim Esther Afor - Associate Program Officer, AGRA
  • Donna Etiebet - Head corporate finance, Doreo Partners
  • Heather Akanni - Technical Adviser to Hon. Minister of Agriculture FMARD (Quality control & standards), FMARD
11:40 - 12:25 45 mins
Seminar Room 1
Common Cultural Practices That Can Improve Soil Health and Productivity
  • Victor O. Chude - Registrar/C.E.O., Nigeria Institute of Soil Science
11:40 - 12:25 45 mins
Seminar Room 2
The Role and Impact of Effective Agricultural Logistics on Agribusiness Sustainability in Nigeria
  • Olusegun Falade - Head, Agri Input, Agro Allied FMN
12:25 - 13:00 35 mins
Seminar Room 1
Forward Integration Opportunities In Aquaculture And Fisheries Industry And Its Potential Impacts On The Gross Domestic Product
  • Enene Ejembi - Senior Representative, Verbatim Virtual Solutions
  • Kayode Oyeleye DVM - Policy Analyst, Agribusiness Advisor, Veterinarian and Journalist, Agribusiness Advisor
13:00 - 14:00 60 mins
Policy Dialogue on Food Security
  • Emmanuel Ijewere - Vice President, Nigeria Agribusiness Group
  • Olusegun Ojo - Director General, National Agricultural Seed Council
  • Ade Adefeko - Vice President and Head Corporate & Government Relations, OLAM Nigeria
  • Tope Daramola - Chairman, Shonga Farms Limited
14:00 - 14:15 15 mins
The role of Finance in Agriculture
  • Alex Elphinstone - Programme Director, Adam Smith International
14:15 - 15:00 45 mins
LUNCH
15:00 - 15:45 45 mins
Seminar Room 1
Investment Opportunities In Livestock And Poultry Value Chains In Addressing The Problem Of Food Safety And Economic Development
  • Kayode Oyeleye DVM - Policy Analyst, Agribusiness Advisor, Veterinarian and Journalist, Agribusiness Advisor
  • H.E. Ambassador Pule Mphothere - Bostwana's Ambassador to Nigeria, Bostwana Embassy in Nigeria
  • Hajia Karima Babangida - Director Agricultural Extension, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD)
  • Enene Ejembi - Senior Representative, Verbatim Virtual Solutions
15:00 - 15:45 45 mins
Seminar Room 2
Cross Border Strategies For Combatting Smuggling Of Rice In The ECOWAS Region
  • Ade Adefeko - Vice President and Head Corporate & Government Relations, OLAM Nigeria
15:45 - 16:30 45 mins
Seminar Room 1
The Role Of Agricultural Insurance In Increasing Investment In Agribusiness And Economic Development
  • Yinka Daramola - Principal Manager, Zenith General Insurance Co. Ltd
  • Rasheedat Adebisi - Senior Representative, AXA Mansard Insurance
15:45 - 16:30 45 mins
Seminar Room 2
Mobile Cassava Processing Innovation (MOCAPI) – Transforming the cassava Value Chain in Nigeria
  • Caroline Trimborn - GIZ Project Coordinator, Green Innovation Centre for the Agriculture and Food Sector (GIAE), Nigeria
  • Francis Omoniyi - Sales Director West Africa, Bosch
  • Bola Asiru - Director, Project Development & Design, Federal Institute of Industrial Research, Oshodi (FIIRO)
  • Moderated by: Yasmin Kumi - CEO, Africa Foresight Group (AFG)