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Ibrahima Ben Aziz Konate – Pursuing Agripreneurship to Reap the Rewards



Case Focus: Career Choice

By pursuing agriculture, Ibrahima Ben Aziz chose an unpopular path but has reaped the rewards of his business by defying odds. Read his case study and watch his video to understand how to follow the same path.


About the Entrepreneur: Ibrahima Ben Aziz Konate

Poultry d’Or founder, Ibrahim Ben Aziz Konaté is a young Ivorian business leader whose inspiration for this business came from a documentary in which he saw that Côte d’Ivoire continues to import poultry. He saw that there a gap in the market that needed to be fulfilled.

The company produces and distributes fresh poultry products and agro-foods. Their products are slaughtered, cleaned, packaged and delivered all in the same day and sold directly to the consumer.


About the series: #ISWY

#ItStartsWithYou is a docu-series that explores the stories of very young African entrepreneurs and the key moments that contributed to their success.

These stories have been chosen because of the passion, commitment, drive, and grit that these young people exhibited as they created their own pathways.


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