The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, and Oni of Ife will lead stakeholders within the agricultural sector to debate sustainable methods to spice up the cocoa business worth chain within the nation on the 2022 Nationwide Cocoa Competition.
The convention, which is organised by the Cocoa Farmers Affiliation of Nigeria, in collaboration with Ondo State Authorities, CAN, FMARD, FMITI, Harvestfield Trade Restricted , CRIN ,Ondo State Cocoa Council and the Ooni of Ife Outreach with the theme: ‘Stakeholders’ Collaboration to Make Nigeria Cocoa Trade Sustainable,’ is to be anchored by Professor Oguntade at (FUTA) and scheduled to be held in Dome, Akure, Ondo State, on October 13, 2022.
The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Improvement, Dr. Muhammad Mahmood Abubakar; Minister of Trade, Commerce and Funding, Niyi Adebayo; Managing Director, Starlink World and Preferrred Restricted, Adeyemi Adeniji, may also dialogue on repositioning the cocoa business to spice up income on the state and federal ranges.
The Governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu might be honored on the occasion, whereas His Imperial Majesty, the Ooni of Ife may also obtain an investiture on the competition.
The Managing Director, Harvestfield Industries Restricted, Prince Martins Awofisayo, will give the keynote handle.
There might be a launching of the Yoruba model of the Cocoa GAP Handbook and the launching of the institution of the Cocoa Academy Centre on the occasion.
The occasion may also have in attendance all commissioners for agriculture of all cocoa-producing states, all administrators of produce of cocoa producing states, representatives of cocoa exporters and representatives of the cocoa stakeholders in Diaspora .