Africanfarmer Mogaji, legally changed his first name to Africanfarmer in June 2005. He is the CEO of FarmCredit.ng, an organization designed to provide intelligent and timely financing as inputs to youths and farmers with a minimum of O level education, operating in the production and processing value chain.
His 23 years of robust field experience in livestock and crop production has made him a trusted authority, which he leverages and serves as an agribusiness analyst on numerous media platforms such as Channels TV, TVC News, Arise TV, Lagos TV, and Business Day.
Africanfarmer is passionate about youth and women development and expresses in facilitating in Fate Foundation, Enactus, Leap Africa, National Directorate of Employment, Ashoka Change Makers platform, and FCMB Sheventures Program.
Africanfarmer is a graduate of Agribusiness management from Lagos Business School, Social Sector Management from Enterprise Development Centre. He serves on the Alumni Governing Council of Lagos Business School and Public Relations officer of Federal College of Agriculture, Akure. He is a board member of ICON Cooperative West Africa. He is an Ashoka Fellow, IVLP Fellow, and Cochran Fellow. He is the current Chairman, Agriculture and Agro-Allied Group, Lagos Chamber of Commerce & industry.
He gives back to the community by hosting AgricBusiness NG on Lagos Talks 91.3FM Mondays 5.30 pm with over 420,000 weekly listeners, where he demystifies Agribusiness. He is the author of Farming By Revelation and Green Gold.
He is convinced he will be the second Nigerian to win the prestigious World Food Prize after Dr. Akinwumi Adesina.