IITA partners with NASENI to develop technologies for agricultural solutions
A team of scientists, engineers, and administrators from the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI) visited IITA on 10 March. The visit was to establish a formal relationship between IITA and NASENI to design, develop, and transfer technologies for agricultural solutions for the Nigerian population. A Memorandum of Understanding MoU was signed to this effect.
The team: Nonyem Onyechi, Coordinating Director Planning and Business Development NASENI; Emmanuel Ajani, Deputy Director Engineering Infrastructure; Folashade Folahanmi, Assistant Chief Engineer; Emmanuel Abur, Chief Engineering Infrastructure Directorate; and Noratu Sanni, Chief Scientific Officer; met IITA’s Deputy Director-General, Partnerships for Delivery, Kenton Dashiell; Debo Akande, Head of Agribusiness and Mechanization; Femi Akeredolu, Deputy Head Facility Management Services (FMS); and Morenike Abu, Legal and Compliance Manager IITA.