AFDB’S AKINWUMI ADESINA GETS TUNISIAN HIGHEST HONOUR

Some great men walk through life laurel-less, unrewarded for their contributions to the unending advance of humanity. Others acquire too many feathers unto their undeserving cap, bogus honours which are soon stripped off by the revealing eyes of time. The President of the African Development Bank, Nigeria’s very own Akin Adesina, however, gets his due recognition. His achievements are so great, and the arena so public, that everything he does to improve the continent’s fortunes in agriculture is laid bare for an approving audience. It was yet another honour for…

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100- YR OLD ASAGBA OF ASABA HONOURED WITH DOCTORATE DEGREE AT DELSU

Akpokona Omafuaire WARRI— Delta State governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has urged graduates of Delta State University, Abraka, to pursue excellence everywhere they go, just as he promised to establish 20 graduates of agriculture in entrepreneurship in tandem with his SMART agenda. The governor made the call yesterday during the 25th anniversary of the school and its 11th convocation, as he promised to continue to support the institution to achieve excellence. Prof. Victor Peretomode, Vice Chancellor of the institution, in his address,  thanked the governor for supporting the university as he…

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