Prioritise eradication of poverty this Africa Day:  Yaya Touré

Prioritise eradication of poverty this Africa Day: Yaya Touré

Gnégnéri Yaya Touréis one of the most adored sportsmen in the world; the Manchester City midfielder recently clinched his second English Premiership title in three years. Widely respected for combining passing ability, physical power and technique on the football field, Yaya is the reigning Confederation of African Footbal...
Taking Your Voice to Your Leaders

Taking Your Voice to Your Leaders

Several of us at ONE were in Abuja last week to attend events surrounding the World Economic Forum on Africa (WEF), which presented a number of opportunities to lobby, advocate and draw attention to the Do Agric, It Pays campaign amongst a number of business and political leaders.
D’Banj shares his own brand of Garri at Do Agric launch in Nigeria

D’Banj shares his own brand of Garri at Do Agric launch in Nigeria

ONE launched the Do Agric, It Pays campaign in Abuja, Nigeria on March 20 with the help of our friends. There were over 150 participants, representing farmers, senators, international organisations, government officials and celebrities, including D’Banj – the Do Agric champion and newly minted agro–entrepreneur.
19 artists, 1 message: ‘Do Agric, It Pays’

19 artists, 1 message: ‘Do Agric, It Pays’

19 of Africa’s hottest recording artists have come together to record a new track, ‘Cocoa ‘na Chocolate’ exclusively for ONE.org. It’s one of the continent’s biggest ever musical collaborations, and has a loud message for African leaders: Do Agric, It Pays!