Planting Without Soil …A Young Entrepreneur’s Innovation

Innovation is what’s driving today’s world. That’s why businesses are told to innovate or die. One area where innovation is really needed on our continent is the agriculture sector – and a lot of startups are trying in this regard. This week, the B&FT’s Inspiring Startups caught up with a young man whose passion for innovation made him ignore his …

GCIC Grant Facilitates Massive Growth at Hikma Farms

Hikma Agro Services, a business venture of the Ghana Climate Innovation Centre’s Cohort 4, has embarked on an ambitious seed yam multiplication programme with the goal to promote food security all year round. Chief Executive Officer of Hikma Agro Services, Amadu Mahama, gives his account on how the Ghana Climate Innovation Centre (GCIC) Technology and Product Development (TPD) grant made …

Sabon Sake Ready For Climate Launchpad 2019 Global Competition

Audrey S. Darko, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Sabon Sake is convinced that her business will win the Climate Launchpad 2019 Global competition in the Netherlands in November. In her words, diligence and hard work pay off. It took some time to meet up with her, especially as she has been doing some international travel, pitching her business to potential …