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My early years

I was born on the 21st of October, 1984 to the family of Dr. & Mrs Akumah. The first of 5 kids with four lovely younger sisters (Nkeonye, Osogom, Uzo and Chucks), I grew up not knowing I was the only boy because my parents always made sure, I did everything in the house irrespective […]

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Sharing my stories in life

Starting from the 21st of January 2019, I’ll be sharing my journey from the 7-year-old choir leader in Sokoto to running Farmcrowdy in 2018. This will be a monthly write-up in my own words (typos should be allowed…) sharing my own world on the 21st of every month in 2019. Hopefully, you’ll pick from my […]

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Africa | Agriculture | Farming | Innovation | Nigeria | Technology

Onyeka at SciDev.Net Sub-Saharan Africa English desk during the Africa Green Revolution Forum in Rwanda

I strongly believe technology in agriculture needs to improve yields as well as operations, with platform like Farmcrowdy you can go to the mobile app or on the website and decide whether you want maize, rice or soya farmer or cassava farmer and this is because Framcrowdy has created such platform which entails high level […]

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What I’ve observed as the best use of technology in Agriculture in my few months in the space

The layman’s understanding of agriculture has taken a new turn since the introduction of technology in agriculture. Agriculture and technology have been combined together to form a new term tagged as “Agritech”. Agritech can be regarded as the use of technology in agriculture, horticulture, and aquaculture with the aim of improving yield, efficiency and profitability […]

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