Agriculture

Prof. Adewumi TAIWO

PROF ADEWUNMI TAIWO PROFESSOR OF FARM POWER AND MACHINERY The Development Agenda for Western Nigeria (DAWN) Commission joins the family, academia and other well-wishers across the globe in celebrating one of our worthy scholars, Professor Adewunmi Taiwo as he clocked 70 on Sunday, October 9, 2022. Adewunmi Taiwo was born on October 9, 1952 in …

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Gov. Makinde, Soyinka, Obasanjo, Agric Minister, DAWN Commission DG, Others, Attend Event

The first cassava-based sorbitol factory in Africa and second in the world, sited at Alayide village, Iseyin local government area of Oyo state was, on Thursday, inaugurated by Governor Seyi Makinde. Named Psaltry, the factory is second to the one in Indonesia and has the capacity to produce 25tons of sorbitol per day. Sorbitol is …

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DAWN Commission, BTG Africa, ODUACCIMA, MAN Unveil Prospectus For Southwest Trade Fair

On the 7th of April, 2022, DAWN Commission in collaboration with Better Together (BTG) Africa, the Odu’a Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ODUACCIMA) and the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) unveiled the prospectus for the Southwest Local Government Agricultural and Mineral Resources Trade Fair 2022.   The second edition of the Trade Fair, …

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Sunshine Chocolate Factory Pays DAWN Commission Courtesy Visit

…Presents Commission with made in Ondo State Chocolate bars, Idan  Yesterday, DAWN Commission received with great delight, Mr Kunle Aderemi (Invest Africa) and Mr Ayo Akinola of ShokVille Limited, Sunshine Chocolate factory, Ondo State and presented the Commission with their brand of made in Ondo State Chocolate bars (Idan). Idan is a success story with …

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DAWN Commission Pays Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN Courtesy Visit

A delegation from the Commission led by the Director-General, Seye Oyeleye paid a working visit to the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, SAN at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, yesterday.     Ongoing interventions and programmes being facilitated by the Commission were shared with the Vice President with particular reference to the ongoing implementation of the Framework …

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Agricultural Transformation Framework Onboarding Meeting

DAWN Commission, on Tuesday, 5th October, 2021 convened a virtual meeting of critical stakeholders on Agricultural Transformation and Food Security in Southwest Nigeria. The Director General of DAWN Commission, Mr. Seye OYELEYE, in his introductory remark stated categorically that the project is of utmost importance, based on current occurrences like climate change, hike in food …

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The Italy-Nigeria Agency for Commerce, Industry, Mining and Agriculture Pays Working Visit to DAWN Commission

DAWN Commission, on Tuesday July 27, 2021 played host to the Italy-Nigeria Agency for Commerce, Industry, Mining and Agriculture. The meeting was productive and fruitful with discussions on attracting investments to the Southwest States of Nigeria comprising Ekiti, Lagos, Ogun, Ondo, Osun and Oyo especially on a proposed integrated dairy farm project across the Region. …

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