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The Executive Members of Nigeria Association of Agricultural Journalists ( NAAJ) visited the office of Lagos State Coconut Development Authority (LASCODA) to foster relationship on Agriculture matters and establish strategic partnership with the establishment.
Lagos State Coconut Development Authority (LASCODA) is a parastatal of the Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture.
According to the President of NAAJ, Mr Emmanuel Ogbonnaya, the official visit was parts of the programme of the Association to engage all Agricultural agencies and establishments in promoting and monitoring agricultural policies, products and services.
While receiving the Agricultural journalists, the General Manager of LASCODA, Mr Dapo Olakulehin thanked the association for the good work and promised that the agency will partner with Nigeria Association of Agricultural Journalists in all ramifications.
Meanwhile, Ogbonna led executives reiterated that NAAJ will continue to set agenda for all agricultural stakeholders and promote policies that will uplift Agricultural sectors of the economy.
On the NAAJ team were Mr. Chibuzor Oluchi ( Secretary), Mr. Barnabas Eshiett (Financial Secretary), Mr. Rasaq Oke (Treasurer) and Mrs. Martina Ogbonna (Ex-officio)
Up NAAJ… communicating Agro

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Rasaq Oke

Rasaq Oke hold a Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.) Honours degree in Food Science & Technology from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife. He is a seasoned Food Technologist and Agribusiness expert with wide and rich industry experience that cut across reputable organization like Guinness Plc, Crown Cork and Seal, Pfizer Pharmaceuticals (now Neimeth Pharmaceuticals), Livestock Feeds Plc. and Tantalizers Plc. He is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of FOODDOTCOMACADEMY SERVICES, Managing Consultant with RESPITALITY CARE COMPANY (RCC), and Publisher/ CEO of FOODPRENEURS PUBLISHING COMPANY, the publisher of FOODPRENEURNEWS, a print and online food magazine ( Mr. Oke is an accomplished food entrepreneur, consultant, administrator, instructor, and facilitator. He is a member of the Governing Council of the Nigerian Institute of Food Science and Technology (NIFST) and the Head,-Editorial Board of the NIFST Food Forum Magazine; An Executive Member of the Nigeria Association of Agricultural Journalist (NAAJ). He is an Full Member and Secretary of the Membership, Certification and Education Committee of the Governing Council of the Nigerian Institute of Training and Development (NITAD). He a a Media and Communication Consultant to the Lagos State Fadama Coordination Office (SFCO) and the Lagos State Coconut Development Authority (LASCODA) in addition to being a Technical Partner to the Lagos State Consumer Protection Authority (LASCOPA). He is married with children and loves playing table tennis as well as travelling.

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