7th African Grain Trade Summit opens in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania as grain stakeholders set new horizons for the sector
[Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 5th, September 2017]. Today marked the official opening of the 7th Africa Grain Trade Summit (AGTS) the platform for grain policy advocacy and lobbying for the Eastern Africa Grain Council members and stakeholders.
The Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries & Livestock of the United Republic of Tanzania, Hon Dr. Charles Tizeba graced the ceremony marking the opening of the 7th African Grain Trade Summit, Africa’s most important Grain sector event. Among key dignitaries in attendance was H.E, High Commissioner of the Republic of Rwanda to Tanzania, Ambassador Eugene Kayihura, H.E Inmi Patterson, Charge Dáffaires US Embassy in Tanzania, H.E High Commissioner of the Republic of Malawi in Tanzania,Hawa Olga Ndilowe, The Deputy Secretary General of the East African Community in charge of Productive and Social Sectors, Hon. Christophe Bazivamo, among others.