News On Dehydrated Potato Products from Africa
World Potato Congress 2026 to be held in Nairobi, Kenya
May 23, 2023World Potato Congress Inc. has announced that World Potato Congress 2026 will be held in Nairobi, Kenya. The theme for the event is 'Developing Global Potato Partnerships for Enhanced Food Systems, Food Security and International Trade'.
Lamb Weston Nigeria introduces Poundo Potato Flakes
May 12, 2022Lamb Weston has introduced Poundo Potato Flakes to the Nigerian market and stresses the need to improve the margin in the potato value-chain
Nigeria based BlackPace Group brings potato supply chain and potato processing knowledge to Rwanda
September 07, 2017The government of Rwanda has signed a multimillion dollar deal with a Nigerian investor, the Blackpace Africa Group, to revamp and develop Rwanda’s potato industry and help make the country a key producer and exporter of potato products.
Nigeria: Plateau, BlackPace sign $65m MoU to increase potato production
August 06, 2017BlackPace Africa, an Africa-focused investment management and advisory firm, and the Plateau State government have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) towards a joint development arrangement to upscale potato production in the state and set up a potato processing facility in Jos, the state capital.
Cros Agro is planning a French Fries and Potato Flakes processing factory in Nigeria
April 18, 2017Cros Agro Allied Ltd, a Nigerian agribusiness company, has announced a commitment to invest $65 million in the country’s potato sector, which includes the realization of the production of French fries and potato flakes
Rwanda potato farmers to get Processing Plant
October 23, 2014Plans are underway to construct an Irish potato processing plant in Musanze District to cut down post-harvest losses, Tony Nsanganira, the State Minister for Agriculture, has said.