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DG Sanginga appointed as Grand Patron of Naija Farmer Reality TV Show

DG Sanginga appointed as Grand Patron of Naija Farmer Reality TV Show

In recognition of his invaluable contribution to modern Agriculture and the well-being of ordinary Nigerians and Africans, NTA- Startimes in partnership with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has appointed IITA Director General, Dr Nteranya Sanginga as Grand Patron/Partner of “Naija Farmer Reality TV Show.” Receiving the Certificate of Partnership on behalf of…

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Early career researchers benefit from CONNECTED’s capacity development efforts

Early career researchers benefit from CONNECTED’s capacity development efforts

The Community Network for African Vector-Borne Plant Viruses (CONNECTED) and IITA organized a training program at the IITA Ibadan campus, from 4 to 8 November. Seventeen early career professionals from 10 African countries received training on the application of molecular diagnostics for plant virus surveillance. CONNECTED is a vector-borne disease network with a mandate to…

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IITA Bioscience Center hosts training on molecular techniques
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IITA Bioscience Center hosts training on molecular techniques

IITA Bioscience Center in collaboration with the Capacity Development Office, organized a five-day training workshop on molecular biology techniques, for National Agricultural Researchers (NARs) across Universities and Research Institutes in Nigeria. The training, which was targeted at familiarizing students and researchers with the science of biotechnology through hands-on training, took place on 4–8 November at…

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