Bola Amoke Awotide

Bola Amoke Awotide, a Nigerian, is currently the Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) officer (based in Bamako, Mali) for the Climate Smart Agricultural Technologies (CSAT) project for Mali and Niger. Her academic qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in Agriculture (University of Ilorin, Nigeria) with background training in agricultural economics, crop production, animal science, agricultural extension, … Continue reading Bola Amoke Awotide

Steven Cole

Steven Cole, a US Citizen, is the new Senior Scientist (Gender Specialist) for IITA, based in the Eastern Africa Hub in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. He obtained his PhD in Biological Anthropology from the University of Arizona in 2012.  He also holds a MSc degree in Agricultural and Resource Economics and a BSc in Health … Continue reading Steven Cole

Jean Paul Nlend Nkott

Jean Paul Nlend Nkott, a Cameroonian, is the Participatory Extension Specialist  of the CocoaSoils Project. He is based in Abidjan, Cote d’ivoire. He obtained his scientific baccalaureate in his youth and was admitted to the prestigious National Agricultural School of Cameroon (ENSA) where he graduated five years later with a degree in Agricultural Engineer, Option … Continue reading Jean Paul Nlend Nkott

Amos Onasanya

Amos Onasanya, a Nigerian, has taken up the position of Project Manager for Youth Employment in Agri-business and Sustainable Agriculture (ABUAD-IITA-AfricaRice IFAD Project). He is a Molecular Biologist, Biotechnologist and Plant Pathologist. He has an extensive experience in youth education and agribusiness training. His academic qualifications include HND Biochemistry and Applied Chemistry (1994) from Federal … Continue reading Amos Onasanya

Samuel Fashokun

Samuel Oluseyi Fashokun has joined IITA/TAAT Program in Ibadan, Nigeria as Program Accountant. He is a Nigeria citizen. He qualified as an Associate Chartered Accountant in 2002 and Fellow Chartered Accountant (FCA) in 2013 of The Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria (ICAN). He holds a first degree in Accounting and Master of Business Administration … Continue reading Samuel Fashokun