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Neighborhood Banking Scheme: Hope for a generation

Neighborhood Banking Scheme: Hope for a generation

I live in Abuja the capital city of Nigeria. By the time I was 24,  I had graduated from college and completed my compulsory national youth service. I had hoped that completion, I would be retained at a real estate firm where I had previously worked- this did not work...

Neighborhood Banking Scheme: Hope for a generation

I live in Abuja the capital city of Nigeria. By the time I was 24,  I had graduated from college and completed my compulsory national youth service. I had hoped that completion, I would be retained at a real estate firm where I had previously worked- this did not work...

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Solving Real World Problems with Agriculture- Agrikore Part 2

Agrikore is a block-chain based smart-contracting, digital financial services & customer relationship management system for Agriculture. It organizes & digitizes the value chain so that the various actors – Farmers, Agro-dealers, Input producers, Produce Off-takers, bankers, commodity exchanges, warehouse receipt operators, logistic companies etc in the value chain can create & capture economic value sustainably because the economic activities are now visible in a single transparent ecosystem.

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Investing in Nigeria’s Agribusiness Value Chain

Cellulant, was a major contributor at the 2018 World Agriculture Day symposium organized by the Nigeria Stockbrokers Agribusiness Group this June. Themed “Tapping into Investment Opportunities in Agribusiness Value Chain” the event took place at the Nigeria Stock...

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Meet the Boss: Bolaji Akinboro

1. What part of your job keeps you awake at night? I constantly think about how to use technology to capture the full potential of the agriculture value chain in Africa and help the continent achieve self-sufficiency and bring down the food import bill. Africa...

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The Blockchain Solution for Africa’s Agriculture- Agrikore Part 1

The Agriculture market in Africa, despite its $330billion size in 2015 and projected to grow to $1Trillion by 2030 is not organized. Agrikore provides this on its block-chain core. It makes this wealth addressable & accessible to all through a comprehensive system consisting of the technology, business processes, and operating models that delivers a systematic organization of the actors in Agriculture in a manner that it is extremely de-risked and investable on a large scale. This has never been done before. It is a game changer for communities, countries & continents.

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Transformational Stories

Transforming Bauchi through SME financial inclusion

We have given locals the power to be a strong position for financial inclusion in the growing economy The sun is blazing hot and people are have gathered around, standing, sitting, squatting and listening to a presentation about a new financial inclusion technology...

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Creating Lasting Efficiency in the Agricultural Value Chain

I am a farmer by choice. This is  because it gives me the opportunity to produce something good and the ability to generate immediate income from my harvest. Six years ago, a few of us made the choice to join the Agrikore platform even though it was relatively new. I...

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Finding financial freedom in the midst of pregnancy

I am not the only one who now has peace of mind…we are many women in the scheme I was married to a paramilitary man and we lived a happy comfortable life with our five children in Anka LGA of Zamfara State until one night in October 2016. That night, Boko Haram...

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Working with our communities to create impact

Cellulant Chairman Dr. Sam Kiruthu, right, together with Felix Nthigah present a cheque to officials of Consolata Shrine Parish. Felix Nthigah, MD of Cellulant Kenya, and his team have partnered with Consolata Shrines Parish to support the construction of the Allamano...

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