Latest articles from Esther Ngumbi

Farming’s bottleneck: Youth credit - Getty

Farming’s bottleneck: Youth credit

Only 3 percent of funds loaned by African banks go to agriculture, and even less is available to youth or small-scale farmers. This needs to change.

Ending gender discrimination in land ownership - Getty

Ending gender discrimination in land ownership

Increasingly women are becoming heads of their households, but they rarely control the land that supports their families because of legal discrimination.

Technology and agriculture

New tech seeds Africa’s agricultural revolution

The seeds of the agricultural revolution that Africa has longed for have arrived, spawned by research and tech developments incubated in America, Europe and Australia.

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