Introduction of Victoria Grain Brand Rice Products (I-Go Africa)

Product/Marketing  Announcement

I-Go Africa (Kenya) announces the introduction of its line of rice products for the East African Market called Victoria Grain.

Victoria Grain is the brand of rice products, distributed by Indigenous Go Africa Limited (I-GO Africa). I-GO Africa works with over 2000 farmers in over 3000 acres of rice to ensure uniformity in the production of rice from research, laboratory, seed plant, rice mill, and packaging plant. We have pioneered a hybrid method where both the farmer and Indigenous Go Africa benefit from the exclusive relationship.

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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. Charles Kumah to the Go Africa Team!

Organizational Announcement

We would like to take this opportunity to introduce Mr. Charles Kwame Kumah to the Go Africa Team as Director, Field operations, Go Africa LLC  (Ghana).  Kindly join us in welcoming him to the team. Mr.  Kumah will be responsible for relationship management, Field Operations, logistics management, & Commodities procurement & Sales (Ghana).

About Mr. Charles Kwame Kumah

Mr. Kumah is a Cashew Value Chain expert with training from GIZ/ComCashew Master Training Programme (MTP) and other international training programmes as well as many international Cashew Conferences including (SIATA) and ACA in Abidjan, Ivory Coast with specialty in cashew processing development and management, value chain linkages, formation and managing of farmer co operatives, procurement and supply of agro products in West Africa and cashew value chain Curriculum development.

Mr. Kumah is currently a short term expert to ComCashew/GIZ in developing a Cashew Value Chain Curriculum for HND and BTech for Universities in Ghana after his previous experience as a Short Term Expert to GSDI/GIZ where He help developed Cashew Value Chain curriculum for COTVET which is been used by Ghana Education Service. Chief Operation Officer (COO)of Edwin Kumah Commodity Africa Limited (EKCAL). He sits on the board of Association of Cashew Processors Ghana (ACPG) as well as Cashew Council Ghana (CCG) and a shadow board member of Tree Crop Development Authority (TCDA) of Ghana an authority set up by the Government of Ghana to develop six (6) crops including cashew to the level of cocoa in Ghana.

Mr. Kumah holds a Bachelor Degree in Education from University of Education, Winneba, Construction Technician Diploma from Kumasi Technical University and Advance Diploma in Business Studies from Institute of Commercial Management, UK.

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

Go Africa now accepts all major cryptocurrencies

Go Africa is pleased to announce that we now accept all major Cryptocurrencies via our e-commerce platforms as a payment / Settlement option at checkout.

Visit our E-Commerce platforms:

B2B

Https://GoafricaStore.com

Https://GoAfricaCafe.com

Https://GoAfricaMarketplace.com

B2B

Https://GoAfricaTrading.com

 

About Go Africa Global

Mission Statement:

To develop a world-class innovative products, services and solutions in Africa and globally that provides holistic value to all our customers, partners, and stakeholders. “Envisioning the Future of Africa”

Vision Statement:

To continuously improve and add value via innovation throughout all aspects of the value chain for products, services & solutions from Africa and other regions to global markets while building a sustainable business which protects the interests of all stakeholders.

For more Information:

Visit: Https://GoAfricaGlobal.com

Contact us at: 101 Avenue of the Americas,  9th Floor, New York, 10013,  Phone +1-646-838-1330 ,fax +16468097671 Email: info@GoAfricaGlobal.com

 

Go Africa Global Joins Stanford Seed and the Aspire Business Growth Program

Nairobi, Kenya – March 8, 2022

Go Africa Global endeavors to stay on the cutting edge of technology in the food commodities sales arena internationally.  To that end, our company co-founder and chairman, Dr. Samuel Jones, has seized the opportunity to participate in the African Management Institute’s incubator program, the Aspire Business Growth Program, sponsored by Stanford Seed of the Stanford Graduate School of Business. This Incubator is developed exclusively for Africa’s ambitious business owners and their senior leadership team.  It equips leaders with the core skills, tools, and strategies to grow their businesses, lead teams, and diversify revenue streams.  We are happy for this new development.

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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

 

About Go Africa® Rice Agribusiness Operations

Hello Welcome to Go Africa Global

We are here today to provide an overview of our Rice Commodity products, and our rice production and processing operations, in Kenya and East Africa via, our subsidiary, Indigenous Go Africa, (I-Go Africa)

For this 3-phased initiative,, We have  partnered with the Kenyan National Irrigation Authority, which manages the infrastructure within, All rice schemes, including Bunyala Rice Scheme where the I-Go Africa Rice production operations are located.

Via Go Africa Trading and its business to business operations, and its E-Commerce platform, we provide the Global Markets different varieties of Rice products.  We currently offer  Sindano,  Basmati, and Jasmine rice varieties, in 25 kg, and 50 kg sizes.

Additionally via, (I-GoAfrica),  a subsidiary of Go Africa Global, we have  partnered with Magombe, Multipurpose Cooperative Society, and Busia Chamber of Commerce,  to drive sustainable agriculture, and drive value addition for Rice production and Rice Milling operations.

It is a 3-phased initiative, aimed at increasing yield, improving quality of the produce, and promoting, and marketing rice of Bunyala Rice Scheme.

We endeavor to produce up to 6 tons per day of retail ready, rice products for the local Kenyan, and East Africa Markets.

As part of phase 1, we partnered with CFAO, Agrigroup to produce and co-branded, Baraka fertilizer to ensure supply of this essential material in our rice production operations with our partners. Phase 1, has been successful and been underway for the past 5 months.

As part of phase 2, which is currently underway, we have partnered with CMC for tractors and Sanja Farm Machinery for the agricultural implements. The Field deployment of farm equipment for the production and harvesting of Rice has been underway for 2 weeks.

For Phase 3, the implementation and operation of the Rice Mill is currently underway with support of our Kenyan financial partners, ABSA Bank, NCBA, and Prime Bank. Our planned operational Date is some time in Q4 2022.

At Go Africa, we endeavor  to improve the countries and markets through sustainability and conservation initiatives.

At Go Africa, We collaborate with our inspection, Q&A, and compliance partners,, (Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS), CCIC, SGS, the USA FDA, and the USDA), to ensure the highest level of quality throughout the ordering, packaging, shipping and logistics processes.

Go Africa has launched and implemented a comprehensive food health & safety program, ensuring  its suppliers  and partner facilities are in alignment with the USA foreign supplier verification program (FSVP) rules and processes, in concert with the USA, (Food safety Preventative controls Alliance).  Thus, our customers and partners can rest with assurance that all products exported meet established health and safety protocols for all products that are exported to the USA and Global Markets.

We also offer custom and private labeling, packing and packaging options to suit your requirements. contact us for more information.

We also work to increase efficiencies by leveraging technologies such as  E-logistics, and E-bill of Lading,  to provide timeliness and transparency to our customers and stakeholders in the ecosystem.

Let us know how Go Africa can assist your with your requirements for Rice Products, or other commodities requirements.

Email us at quotes@goAfricaTrading.com or at info@I-GoAfrica.com or call us at +1646-838-1330  or, +25420,5148160

 

About Go Africa® Fertilizer production, and sales operations

Hello, Welcome to Go Africa Global,

We are here today to provide an overview of our Fertilizer production, and sales operations, in East Africa, and West Africa.

In Kenya,, via our Kenyan Subsidiary, I-Go  Africa,, we have partnered with CFAO group, (Toyota Tusho), to bring to market fertilizers, that are crop specific based on region-specific, soils tests.

Go Africa fertilizers, are blended in Africa, for African soils and are proven to increase yields across various crops.  We believe each crop deserves the right, balanced, nutrition, to grow and sustain high levels of productivity., The fertilizers we market are determined to be the right choice for the given crop, and are designed to provide for an optimum yield.

We are currently offering fertilizers for planting and top dressing for the following crops for sale throughout East Africa.

Go Africa fertilizers, for  Cereals  crops such  as maize, horticulture, vegetables, legumes and also Go Africa fertilizers, for  sugar cane,  Potato,  coffee, rice and tea.

Go Africa also has established Fertilizer operations in Ghana and Tanzania, please contact us with your requirements and let us know how we may assist in these markets.

Visit our website at Go AfricaGlobal.com, or GoAfricaTrading.com, for more information, or Email us at quotes@goAfricaTrading.com or at info@I-GoAfrica.com or call us at +1646-838-1330  or, +25420-5148160  and let us know how Go Africa can assist your with your requirements for Fertilizers, agricultural equipment, or other agricultural, or commodities requirements.