Agriculture

The Brief: The IFC Invests in Ghanaian Businesswomen

The International Finance Cooperation has launched financial and and advisory plans targeted at Ghanaian businesswomen.

AfDB President, Adesina, Urges America to Invest in Agriculture in Africa

Adesina - "We must now turn the rural areas from zones of economic misery to zones of economic prosperity. This requires a total transformation of the agriculture sector."

Liberia: EU Supports Agricultural Development

Throughout the developing world, an increasing importance is placed on the vitality and resilience of the agricultural sector and related infrastructure. Agriculture plays one...

Sifca to Invest in West African Palm-Oil Expansion

Africa’s biggest palm-oil refinery, Sifca Group, located in Ivory Coast plans to spend $417 million in the next five years on plantations and factories...

Blumberg Grain to invest $250 million into Nigeria’s Agriculture sector

Blumberg Grain, a leading US based food security company, providing vertically integrated crop and food storage systems, technology and management, has executed a Letter...

Ghana: Abraaj Group acquires 100% stake in Fan Milk International

A leading investor operating in growth markets, The Abraaj Group has announced its agreement to acquire a 100% stake in Fan Milk International (FMI),...