SAO AGRO: Is the SAPZ framework A game-changer for agro-industrialization?

Blessed with vast expanses of fertile land and a rich variety of natural resources, Africa holds a promise of becoming a faint when it comes to food production globally. Yet in the midst of these natural blessings, Africa as a whole continues to struggle to build sustainable agricultural practices.   Founded by the African Development […]

Challenges and Innovations Shaping Nigeria’s Oil Palm Industry

Nigeria, Africa’s most populous nation, relies heavily on rural areas where 90% of the population engages in subsistence farming, with oil palm production playing a significant role. Oil palm (Elaeis guineensis) has been a vital economic crop in Nigeria since before colonial times. Recognizing its potential, the British established plantations focused on palm oil production […]

Farming for the Future: Is SAO Agro’s Farm Estate in Ore a Beacon of Agricultural Progress?

Amidst the rustling leaves and fertile soils, a significant transformation is underway, driven by the expertise of SAO Agro- a leading force in agribusiness- paving the way for progress throughout Nigeria and sub-Saharan Africa. Covering an expansive 20,000 hectares of land, we harbor the aspirations of a continent eager for transformation. Beyond mere cultivation or […]

SAO Agro’s Journey to the Development of its 20,000Ha Oil Palm Estate.

SAO Energy: From undergoing energy audits, and designing solar systems to commissioning, we ensure we connect the unconnected.

In the heart of Ore, Ondo State, South-West Nigeria, our remarkable vision took root. It all began with an ambitious dream – a dream to create something monumental, something that would echo through generations. This is the story of our oil palm journey.   A Dream Takes Root Our story began with a commitment to […]


Picture of a farm SAO Agro farm.

We are excited to report that we increased our food production and processing output by over 500% and implemented a revolutionary mechanized farming training program (the first of its kind in Nigeria). Throughout these endeavours, our corporate objectives remained clear: to foster socio-economic growth through employment opportunities and boost national food production. Tackling Crucial Food […]

AGRF 2021 Summit featuring SAO Group

The AGRF 2021 Summit brought together a diverse range of speakers to showcase the possibilities in transforming African food systems and inspire commitment and action from all contributors present.


SAO Agro, a leading large-scale agricultural investment company received “The Pathfinder in Agribusiness” 2021 award which was presented to the company by the Ondo State Agribusiness Empowerment Centre (OSAEC)