Jan 29 2016
I was a finalist at the 1776 challenge cup hosted by Generation Enterprise in Lagos. The high point of this event were not the pitches but my conversation with two remarkable individuals, Seyi Abolaji of Wilson’s Juice and Tobi Oke of Intel Capital. This post would dwell mainly on the conversation with Seyi.
I first came […]
Feb 01 2015
A Nagropreneur’s Story – “I worked For Three Months Without Pay to Learn the Rudiments of Fishery Business”
The popular saying goes: “there’s nothing you can’t achieve with hard work and belief in your cause”. This long-held maxim certainly applies to the very inspiring story of Adenuga Adeniyi, the NAA 2014 Nagropreneur of the year who was one of the fortunate 27 Nagropreneurs who received grants from the Federal Government during the Agrifest […]
Feb 21 2014
Mr Adeyemi Adeshina a seasoned fish farmer Speaks with Tokurah Majid Jeremiah of Agropreneur Naija!
. He sheds more light on his experiences in agriculture and fish farming and noted”access to markets”as not a major issue in his line of farming. Hear him open up in this one to one chat with him in his living […]
Jan 31 2014
We kick off our mentor ship corner for the 2014 with an exclusive interview with Olayinka Alawode, an award winning Agric-journalist and Senior Correspondent with Businessday Nigeria. She tells us her journey in Agriculture and we indeed believe youth can pick on or two things from her story.
AGROPRENEUR Naija! – Please tell us your name […]
Aug 23 2013
“At present, the involvement of youth in agriculture is very low and a great source of concern”‘ -FEMI BOLAJI, CEO Wauley Farms
In July 2012 Femi Bolaji the CEO of Wauley Farms in Kogi State granted Agropreneur Nigeria an interview to share his experience so far in Agribusiness and Agriculture. He sheds light on his upbringing, his time at the Lagos Business School(LBS) and what the future is like for upcoming agric entrepreneurs.The farm’s current project is […]
Aug 20 2013
EDITOR’S NOTE- It is important that as young entrepreneurs we learn from older ones and mentors. In this month of July, we kick off with the story of Psaltry International Limited owned by Mrs Oluyemisi Iranloye a biochemist by training but whom has proven to be an agro-preneur. Her farm converts cassava to starch on […]
Aug 16 2013
Audu Ogbeh has many accolades attached to his name but i respect him most for the passion he has for agriculture. As CEO of Efugo Farms, he has amassed a tremendous amount of agricultural knowledge. Not only he is knowledgeable, but he is always ready to share his knowledge to the younger generation at a […]