News

June 10, 2019

AfricaYam visits BTI and NextGen ahead of the project’s proposed second phase

The AfricaYam Project Leader, Dr. Patrick Adebola and IITA Yam Breeder, Dr. Asrat Amele recently visited Boyce Thompson Institute, BTI […]
April 24, 2019

AfricaYam Project Training on ‘R’ Statistics

The AfricaYam project held a 3-Day Training Workshop on ‘R’ Statistic in Abuja, Nigeria from the 30th of March to […]
April 24, 2019

AfricaYam Project Training on YamBase

The AfricaYam project held a 1-Day Training Workshop on YamBase in Abuja, Nigeria on the 29th of March 2019. The […]
April 8, 2019

AfricaYam holds its 2019 Annual Meeting in Abuja

The AfricaYam Project held its 5th Annual Progress Review and Work Planning Meeting from 24th-29th of March, 2019 at Grand […]
March 5, 2019

Yam Seedlings Dispatch to Growers

In February, 2019 the IITA Yam Improvement Program, with the support of projects from BMGF, the AfricaYam and YIIFSWA-II, and […]
November 22, 2018

AfricaYam trains Research Technicians on the use of YamBase

Participants were drawn from AfricaYam staff in IITA and partners representatives from Nigeria, Ghana, Republic of Benin and Cote d’Ivoire […]
November 19, 2018

Research indicate Yam extract as possible treatment for cancer, diabetes and more

Researchers from the Department of Pharmacognosy, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State, led by J. O. Olayemi and E. O. […]
October 29, 2018

AFRICAYAM PROJECT WINS BEST POSTER AWARD

The poster paper of the AfricaYam project on “yam anthracnose phenotyping” presented by Dr. Kolade Olufisayo, who works as PDF […]
October 18, 2018

2018 Trial Information

October 15, 2018

VISIT BY DDG-R4D TO WAH SCIENTISTS IN IBADAN

IITA Deputy Director General, R4D, Dr. Saethre, May-Guri with the Head of Administration, West Africa Hub (WAH), Sylvia Oyinlola were […]
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