I-Go Africa Launches I-Go Lima mobile app to Increase Agricultural Production in Kenya & East Africa

Nairobi, Kenya – September 8, 2022

Sustainable agriculture is largely driven by interconnected systems across the value chain.  To this end, I-Go Africa (Kenya) and Go Africa Global announces launch of the I-Go Lima mobile app on Google Play Store. the I-Glo Lima mobile app serves a platform to connect farmers with mechanized, milling services and other services provided by I-Go Africa to bring to market forward looking solutions that will digitize agricultural production and sales in Kenya and East Africa.

The I-Go Lima Mobile app is powered by  Safaricom’s market leading M-PESA  service to maximize ease of use and flexibility for all users. Visit the Google play store and download the I-Go Lima app today.

Scan QR Code:

or download At: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.igo.igoafrica

 

Indigenous Go Africa (I-Go Africa) led by Hilary Akhaabi, PhD, is pioneering rice production in Kenya by providing mechanized services to farmers in the Bunyala Rice Scheme. I-Go Africa has entered into partnerships with Cooperative societies within the Bunyala Rice Scheme to provide mechanization services with the fleet of tractors and harvesters it owns. I-Go Africa also purchases rice paddy and provides value addition and package rice for sales to local markets via its partnerships with local distributors.

We have built this platform to ensure farmers get access to services, that increase production,, and productivity as well as access to  markets for their finished products,, through the Victoria Grain, rice brand,” states Dr Akhaabi, Lead Director at I-Go Africa. “I-Go Africa is also open to partnering with various cooperative societies and distributors today and in the evolving future for this and other partnership opportunities that may arise over time.

Special thanks to our partners for which such an accomplish would not have been possible.

Government agencies:

National Irrigation Authority, Busia Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and  Busia County Government.

Equipment, Infrastructure, Logistics, and Technology partners:

CMC Kenya, Digifarm Farm Engineering Industries Limited (FEIL), FMD Kenya, FM WORLD Hello Tractor, LAKE AGRO,  PAN African Group,  Safaricom, SHAKTIMAN, SRITARAM, and, and

Financial Partners:

Absa Bank Kenya, Ecobank Kenya, National Bank of Kenya and NCBA,

About the I-Go Africa

Indigenous Go Africa (I-Go Africa) is a subsidiary of Go Africa Global LLC, a New York-based firm focused on agribusiness enabled by cutting-edge technology.  Https://GoAfricaGlobal.com

For More information.

Go Africa Contact:

Dr Akhaabi

+254 20-514-8160

info@I-GoAfrica.com

or visit the Google Play Store at: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.igo.igoafrica

Update for I-Go Africa Kenya (What we do, Our Values & Mission)

Global Announcement for I-Go Africa Kenya 

Below is a brief summary of the core objectives for Go Africa in Kenya & East Africa at large:

Vision 

We envision African economies that are integrated and participate competitively in global trading systems.

Mission

  • Establish strategic partnerships to promote value addition in the food production processes.
  • Promote strategic marketing partnerships between African food producers, suppliers and buyers.
  • Drive use of new and improved technologies, while building technical and human resource capacity to enhance food production and marketing processes

Update for I-Go Africa Kenya

After his studies in the United States and a 16-year long career in corporate America, Kenyan-American Mr. Hilary Akhaabi, Ph.D, decided to return to his motherland to embark on a new journey, in pursuit of his dream to achieve food security in Kenya.

He identified local talent who share the same vision and possess credentials in trade policy, as well as experience in regional and global trade. Together, they incorporated Indigenous Go Africa Limited (I-Go Africa) a Kenyan based affiliate of Go Africa LLC and began operations in 2021 specializing in rice production.

I-Go Africa’s goal is to offer a sustainable agriculture model through value addition while empowering women and youth among other marginalized groups

Welcome Mr. Edwin Reynolds to the Go Africa Team!

Organizational Announcement

We would like to take this opportunity to introduce Mr. Edwin Reynolds to the Go Africa Team as Director, Go Africa Global Ltd (UK)  & Go Africa LLC  (Ghana).  Kindly join us in welcoming him to the team. Mr. Reynolds will be responsible for relationship management, logistics management, Facilities development & management (Ghana),  and securing commodities trading transactions for global markets on the behalf Go Africa.

About Mr. Ewin Reynolds

Mr Reynolds founded Natural Food Supplies Ltd (NFS) to optimize production, reduce costs, introduce innovation, and technology and create market linkages with Africa and the United Kingdom’s food supply chain. Within this objective alignment, Mr Reynolds is a Director in Go Africa Global Ltd (UK) & Go Africa LLC (Ghana).

He is a Civil Engineer and Project Manager by training and a Mechanical, Electrical & Systems (M&E) Project Manager and Physical Commodity trader by profession. With over 15 years of experience in the Agriculture, Agro-Processing, Commodities Trading and Construction industry, Mr Reynolds also serves as an Engineering Solutions adviser for an Agro-processing technical company in London that operates in Africa. Mr Reynolds is a citizen of the UK and Ghana with country experience in Ghana, Tanzania, and Cote D’Ivoire.

Mr Reynolds has over 11 years of project management experience in delivering notable projects throughout the overall project lifecycle for many blue-chip clients on challenging and prestigious projects, including Victoria and Albert Museum, Palantir and Tottenham Hotspurs New Stadium.

Education

  • MSc In Project Management – Northumbria University, United Kingdom
  • BSc Civil Engineering – Nottingham Trent,  United Kingdom
  • IET Member

 

 

Welcome Mr. Matheus A. Zanella to the Go Africa Team!

Organizational Announcement

We would like to take this opportunity to introduce Mr. Matheus A. Zanella to the Go Africa Team as Senior Trading Manager, Brazil  Kindly join us in welcoming him to the team.  Matheus will be responsible for relationship management and securing commodities trading transactions for Brazilian commodities for global markets on the behalf Go Africa.

Mr. Matheus A. Zanella will also work in collaboration and co-operation other Go Africa teams globally to ensure supplier and customer wellness throughout ecosystem.  We look forward to Mr. Zanella and the opportunities the global markets present.

For More information Email: Info@GoAfricaGlobal.com or MZanella@goafricatrading.com

Welcome Ms. Miriam Otipa to the I-Go Africa team! (Kenya)

Organizational Announcement

We would like to take this opportunity to introduce Ms. Miriam Otipa to I-Go Africa as the Chief agronomist & production manager. Kindly join us in welcoming her to the team.  Miriam will be responsible for performing agronomy, process mapping assessment and reporting across all operations within the Rice Production operation unit. She will report directly to the CEO.

Ms. Miriam Otipa will also work in collaboration and co-operation with the Head of Operations, Rose Alukhome to develop, implement and manage production plans and systems of I-Go Africa.  In order to fully understand the cropping plan for each year and create work plans for all machinery, and farm inputs.

Reporting into Ms. Miriam Otipa will be the marketing manager Mr. Kobare.

For More information Email: Info@I-Goafrica.com

 

Welcome Mr. Lahai Leslie Lymon to the Go Africa Team!

We are honored to welcome Mr. Lahai Leslie Lymon to the Go Africa Team!

Mr. Lymon’s, role is Business Development Director, Go Africa ME  DMCC, Coverage is inclusive of the United Arab Emirates,  Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Countries, and Africa.

In this capacity, Mr. Lymon brings dedication, creditability and transparency for Go Africa and our customers in UAE and global markets.

We are looking forward to the transformation that Mr. Lymon will offer to our business in the evolving future!

About Mr. Lahai Leslie Lymon 

Mr. Lymon has over over 15 years of experience in business development and Political advisory spanning through Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia, and is fluent in French, English and conversational Arabic.

Mr. Lymon graduated with a specialty  in International Relation and Political Science from  Hult Business School / Huron University in 2005, where Mr. Lymon also studied for his Masters (M.A.) in International Relations. Mr Lymon  leverages on his vast global contacts network, geographical knowledge, cultural awareness and sensitivity, to ensure a favorable, profitable, sustainable and efficient conclusion in all his dealings.

Mr. Lymon is a British national originally from West Africa.

Mr. Lymon can be contacted via email at: llymon@goafricaglobal.com

Welcome Mr. Wen Yi ,Liang ( 梁文毅先生 ) to the Go Africa Team!

We are honored to welcome Mr. Wen Yi ,Liang ( 梁文毅先生 ) to the Go Africa Team!

Mr. Liang’s, role is Lead Trading Manager for RCEP countries for Go Africa Global & Go Africa Asia PTE Limited (Singapore) .

In this capacity, Mr. Liang brings dedication, creditability and transparency for Go Africa and our customers in China and the Global Markets.

We are looking forward to the transformation that Mr. Liang will offer to our business in the evolving future!

About RCEP
This zone is The largest economic block which includes China, Japan, South Korea and The countries in Asia.

about Mr. Wen Yi ,Liang ( 梁文毅先生 ) 

Mr. Liang was born in China and was educated in the countries such as China , Canada , Italy and USA from where he was made the honorary citizen of New Britain, Connecticut. He has about 40 years working experiences in different countries in Europe , Africa, Middle East , USA and Asia.

Some of his recent and present experiences are as follows.
1.President of Wh Business Center in Los Angeles , USA for 10 years
2.President of Beijing JNU Investment Co.
3.President of Beijing JNU Health and Science Co.
4. President of Beijing Wilmer Implant Center
5. Partner in China of UAX  university ,Spain
6. Representative  in China of ABSA — American Board of Surgical Assistant
7. Chairman of Shanghai Redwood Equity Investment INC
8. Chairman of World Dental Meeting JNU
9.  Partner of JNU America
10. Advisors for projects eg. sugar plants now in some of the China Economic zones and Go Africa is invited to be the supplier.
As the lead sales manager in China, Mr. Liang is willing and ready to meet with all who are involved with the agriculture products such as sugar, soybean, corn , coffee, oil, etc.
His email:wliang@goafricaglobal.com
His cell phone: (86)18606310030

Happy New Year From Go Africa!

The Go Africa Global Team would like to wish our Customers, Partners and the Global Community a happy & Prosperous New Year! Visit is at Https://GoAfricaGlobal.com Https://GoAfricaTrading.com

Go Africa Global AQSIQ & GACC Registrations (全球 和 註冊)

Go Africa 全球 AQSIQ 和 GACC 註冊

Go Africa Global and its entities are pleased to report that we are registered with ASQIQ and GACC

Go Africa Global (USA)  AQSIQ of Exporter registration number is: 84021000085
Go Africa Global  (USA): AQSIQ registration is 84021000085
Go Africa Trading  (USA) :GACC registration is 84021000090
Go Africa Global  (USA): AQSIQ registration for Animal Feed is 84021000085
Go Africa Global  Ltd (UK) AQSIQ registration is 82621000092
Indigenous Go Africa Limited  (Kenya): AQSIQ of Exporter registration number is: 40421000026
Go Africa Asia PTE Limited  (Singapore) : Exporter AQSIQ registration number is: 9702210018
Go Africa Global Pty LTD (South Africa) L Exporter AQSIQ Registration number. 71021000107
http://ire.customs.gov.cn/entire/controller2?SERVICE_ID=REGISTRY_EXPORT_ENTERPRISE_SEARCH_SERVICE&
GACC registrations:
1 70221000204 Go Africa Asia PTE. LTD. Singapore
2 71021000107 Go Africa Global Pty LTD South Africa
3 40421000026 Indigenous Go Africa Limited Kenya
4 82621000092 Go Africa Global Ltd United Kingdom
5 84021000190 Go Africa Global LLC. United States
6 84021000089 Go Africa Trading United States
7 84021000090 Go Africa Trading LLC United States
8 84021000085 Go Africa Global United States

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Go Africa Global 及其實體很高興地報告,我們已在 ASQIQ 和 GACC 註冊

Go Africa Global (USA) 出口商註冊號 AQSIQ 為:84021000085
Go Africa Global(美國):AQSIQ 註冊號為 84021000085
Go Africa Trading(美國):GACC 註冊號為 84021000090
Go Africa Global(美國):AQSIQ 動物飼料註冊號為 84021000085
Go Africa Global Ltd (UK) AQSIQ 註冊號為 82621000092
Indigenous Go Africa Limited(肯尼亞):AQSIQ 出口商註冊號為:40421000026
Go Africa Asia PTE Limited(新加坡):出口商 AQSIQ 註冊號為:9702210018
Go Africa Global Pty LTD(南非) L 出口商 AQSIQ 註冊號。 71021000107

http://ire.customs.gov.cn/entire/controller2?SERVICE_ID=REGISTRY_EXPORT_ENTERPRISE_SEARCH_SERVICE&


GACC 註冊:
1 70221000204 Go Africa Asia PTE。有限公司新加坡
2 71021000107 Go Africa Global Pty LTD 南非
3 40421000026 Indigenous Go Africa Limited 肯尼亞
4 82621000092 Go Africa Global Ltd 英國
5 84021000190 Go Africa Global LLC。美國
6 84021000089 Go Africa Trading 美國
7 84021000090 Go Africa Trading LLC 美國
8 84021000085 Go Africa Global 美國
Go Africa Global jí qí shítǐ hěn gāoxìng dì bàogào, wǒmen yǐ zài ASQIQ hé GACC zhùcè

Go Africa Global (USA) chūkǒu shāng zhùcè hào AQSIQ wèi:84021000085
Go Africa Global(měiguó):AQSIQ zhùcè hào wèi 84021000085
Go Africa Trading(měiguó):GACC zhùcè hào wèi 84021000090
Go Africa Global(měiguó):AQSIQ dòngwù sìliào zhùcè hào wèi 84021000085
Go Africa Global Ltd (UK) AQSIQ zhùcè hào wèi 82621000092
Indigenous Go Africa Limited(kěnníyǎ):AQSIQ chūkǒu shāng zhùcè hào wèi:40421000026
Go Africa Asia PTE Limited(xīnjiāpō): Chūkǒu shāng AQSIQ zhùcè hào wèi:9702210018
Go Africa Global Pty LTD(nánfēi) L chūkǒu shāng AQSIQ zhùcè hào. 71021000107

Http://Ire.Customs.Gov.Cn/entire/controller2?SERVICE_ID=REGISTRY_EXPORT_ENTERPRISE_SEARCH_SERVICE&


GACC zhùcè:
1 70221000204 Go Africa Asia PTE. Yǒuxiàn gōngsī xīnjiāpō
2 71021000107 Go Africa Global Pty LTD nánfēi
3 40421000026 Indigenous Go Africa Limited kěnníyǎ
4 82621000092 Go Africa Global Ltd yīngguó
5 84021000190 Go Africa Global LLC. Měiguó
6 84021000089 Go Africa Trading měiguó
7 84021000090 Go Africa Trading LLC měiguó
8 84021000085 Go Africa Global měiguó

Press Release: Introducing Go Africa FSVP+

Press Release:

From: Dr. Samuel Jones, MD

 

Go Africa implements a comprehensive food health & safety program offering for its suppliers.

In concert with Go Africa Health LLC, Go Africa Global & Go Africa Trading LLC are proud to announce Go Africa FSVP+.

Introducing Go Africa FSVP+:

Go Africa FSVP+, leveraging aspects of the U.S. FDA’s Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) & Foreign Supplier Verification Program (FSVP), has began the rollout of a customized program adhering to the U.S. FDA & local country standards for the formal registration and certification of its suppliers in Africa and throughout the world.

 

The objective of the Go Africa FSVP+ initiative is to ensure our global customers get the highest quality of commodities, retail products, and related consumables that can be procured via the Go Africa value chain and ecosystem.

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Go Africa has adapted and applied numerous enhancements to the established FSVP standards to ensure increased transparency, compliance, and reporting from its suppliers.

FSPCA – Certificate of Training Human Food Dr. Samuel Jones 3-11-2012

As part of the Go Africa FSVP+ program, each processed product by a foreign supplier will formally be assigned a FDA registration number.

 

Go Africa has begun the global rollout of Go Africa FSVP+ global to its growing network of suppliers.

For more information:

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Contact Dr. Samuel Jones, MD

Email: GA-FSVPPlus@goafricaglobal.com

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Special notice: the U.S. FDA FSVP is administered by the Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance (FSPCA) in partnership with the Institute for Food Safety and Health (IFSH) at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), International Food Protection Training Institute (IFPTI) & Association of Food and Drug Officials (AFDO).