African Devpt Bank Group president Adesina bags 2017 World Food Prize - fnbnews.com

Akinyumi A Adesina, president, African Development Bank Group was the recipient of the 2017 World Food Prize. This was announced at the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently. He will receive the $250,000 prize for his work in African ...

Leader in African ag movement wins World Food Prize - Missouri Farmer Today

Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank, was announced June 26 as the 2017 World Food Prize Laureate at a ceremony at the USDA. U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue gave keynote remarks and applauded the selection.

Adesina's World Food Prize: an honour well deserved - The Nation Newspaper

The piece of heart-warming news that our own Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, current President, African Development Bank and former Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development under President Goodluck Jonathan has been named the 2017 World Food Prize ...

The World Food Prize and Ivanka's India tour: This week in development - Devex

The U.K. puts trade at the center of its post-Brexit development agenda, Ivanka Trump gets an invite to India for GES 2017, and Nikki Haley defends U.S. policies. This week in development. Akinwumi Adesina was awarded the 2017 World Food Prize for his ...

Nobel Prize For Food: Enugu Lauds Adesina - The Tide

Enugu State Government, has said that President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina, deserved the award of Nobel Prize for Food and Agriculture, also known as World Food Prize Laureate. The state's Commissioner for Agriculture, ...