Informa Life Sciences is part of the Knowledge and Networking Division of Informa PLC
This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067.
CEO at Wandieville Media
Yewande’s passion for inquisitive questioning, creative visuals, storytelling and her vast experience in the Agriculture sector gave her the ability to connect media to Agriculture which created Wandieville Media, a communication and educative media company founded by her to provide a positive impact on Global Development Issues through campaigns, powerful visual and captivating stories.
Prior to this Yewande worked with Dangote Farms on different Agriculture projects. She managed the Tomato Processing Facility Project in Kano State, Pineapple Farm and Concentrate Factory in Oban, Cross River State to name a few, working with out-growers and focusing on extension services.
Yewande has worked closely with Central Bank of Nigeria (NIRSAL), Bank of Industry, World Bank and the International Finance Cooperation (IFC). She has been involved in a lot of policy level writings and discussion on behalf of Private Sectors with the Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Trade & Investment and Central Bank of Nigeria dealing with policy issues, tariffs, import duties, writing proposal to government, empowering farmers, farming challenges within the community, private sector investment challenges etc.
She’s passionate about impacting Smallholder Farmers, Women Farmers, School Planting Programs, Research & Technology involving how to feed 9 billion people in the world by 2050. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science from the University of Oklahoma.