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Web TV out to boost youth interest in African farming

Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 05:50
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Mr Maiga and Ms Hosenally surpassed their aims in the first year, with 45,000 fans on Facebook and about 800,000 viewers for their broadcasts.

Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso)

WITH the logo of his Internet TV station on his black T-shirt, Inoussa Maiga energetically plucks corn stalks in northern Burkina Faso for a programme on farming in Africa.

Mr Maiga, 30, launched Agribusiness TV in May in the Burkinabe capital Ouagadougou