Reimagine Talks | Stage 1

Host: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s Goalkeepers

The Goalkeepers Global Goals Award winners 2020 in discussion with Goalkeepers Advisory Board member Dr. Angel Adelaja.


Dr. Angel Adelaja
Founder & CEO, Fresh Direct Nigeria

Dr. Angel Adelaja is a development consultant and entrepreneur. She is the founder and CEO of Fresh Direct Produce and Agro-Allied Services (Fresh Direct Nigeria), an urban farming and Ag-tech company in Abuja, Nigeria. Fresh Direct Nigeria brings fresh premium organic produce closer to market with its stackable container farms. The company brings together communities and technology, focusing on engaging youth in agriculture. Angel focuses on women and youth empowerment, utilizing grass roots campaigns, technology, and innovation to assist these groups in solving global issues.

September 22, 12:45
12:45 — 13:30 EST (GMT-5) (45′)


Angel Adelaja (Fresh Direct Nigeria)


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