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About Us

MAFA Integrated Farms owns several medium sized farms in Kano and Kaduna States including the 36 Hectare Integrated farm at Marke village in Makarfi LGA and 20 Hectare rice farm at Kaleku village in Rogo LGA of Kano State. The 20 Hectare farm is by a Perennial River that can be used for irrigation.

Our Marke farm is strategically located along the Kano Zaria expressway and is surrounded by large farms that are open to partnerships.

Why Choose Us

MAFA integrated farm has and is developing four business streams being:

Excellent Environment

At MAFA, we believe in building a conducive workplace that encourages curiosity and digital thinking.

Diversity and Inclusion

What sets us apart is OUR DIVERSITY- of people, cultures and networks. For us in MAFA, diversity is strength.

Capacity Building

Guided by our sustainability framework we work towards staff development and updating our existing processes.

Quality Products

We are passionate about getting premium quality products for Our Customers.


We work on renewing our processes, and introducing new techniques for excellent results.


We are dependable and Honest with our commitment to our Businesses at all time.

Product Exports

Through MAFA Integrated farm export service, we specialize in the export of high-quality
agricultural products such as grains, nuts, and sesame. Our mission is to provide our customers with
the finest and freshest products from the fields of our trusted farmers. We have years of experience in
the industry and have established a reputation for providing top-notch products and outstanding
customer service.




Cocoa Bean
Soya Bean


Bitter Kola
Kola nut
Cashew Nuts

Investors Relations

Our business model/ sustainability plan aims to compliment the efforts of the Federal Government in ensuring food security. By operating a vertically integrated, consumer driven business, MAFA Group intends to maximize long-term, sustainable financial returns while positively impacting on host communities.

Return of Inspiration and empowerment
Giving people hope and a sense of purpose.
Return of social and cultural capital
Bringing back jobs, business activity, education, and security.
Return of financial and economic capital.
Realizing long-term sustainable profit.


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Our Livestock Farming

Our long-term plan is to expand the beef cattle and sheep and to introduce goats in the enterprise to achieve production of quality beef, mutton, and goat meat. We also invest in Dairy cattle of a suitable breed for milk production and processing.

Our Livestock’s farming including growing of pasture for Cattle, Sheep and Goats. Our Forage production is being carried out at Marke farm and the company is making efforts in the production and conservation (into hay) of improved forage species like Rhodes, Briacharia and alfalfa for feeding animals during the dry season.

Our Fishery Farm

The company has a full-scale hatchery, 4 concrete ponds and a massive earthen pond for raising catfish.

Our capacity is currently 50,000 fishes, Alongside, we produce more than 1,000 litres of milk per day from our exotic breeds of cow which we sell to milk processing companies.

Backward integration Programme

We have over 500 rice paddy farmers under our backward integration program in Jigawa, Niger, Kano and Anambra respectively.

We provide them with high quality farm inputs; and are skillfully supervised by our team of expert extensionist.

Our Cropping Operations

We are  implementing all aspects of the cropping operation. These include the following:

  • Land Clearing, Kaleku, Rogo LGA, Kano          
  • Fertilizer Preparation, Kaleku, Rogo LGA, Kano 
  • Harrowing at our Farm, Makarfi LGA, Kaduna
  • Rice Farm at Marke, Kano State.

In all cases, MAFA’s aims to optimize the crop production practices using appropriate technologies and innovations such as zero/minimum tillage, use of high yield/water efficient varieties, etc. 


Managing Director 

Anwar holds a master’s degree in electrical Power Engineering from Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne and a Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. He is registered with the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN). 

He has 16 years professional experience in dealing with complex macro-issues that threaten company profitability and longevity. As Director of Operations in MAFA Group, he is part of the team that conceived the idea of the group and nurtured the idea into a reality. 

Anwar has managed diverse multi-racial and multi-generational teams to deliver high impact projects including various public and private universities, a centre for disease control in Kano state financed by Pfizer, electricity transmission expansion projects in Eko Atlantic city, Victoria Island and Ikoyi as well as North-western Nigeria. 

Meshack Ossai

Director, Finance and Admin

Meshack Ossai holds an MBA in Finance and Investment, Diploma in IFRS from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Six Sigma Master Black Belt from Six Sigma Global Institute, Boston, Massachusetts USA. He is a Chartered Accountant and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria.

He joined Zenith Bank in 2007 and has over a decade of experience in financial management and branch operations. His areas of expertise include financial reporting and analysis, lean process improvement, business process management, actuarial and quantitative solutions, finance transformation, capacity building and training. 

He is currently involved in multi-sectoral projects ranging from agriculture and agro-allied developments applying lean process methodologies to optimize agro-allied production in Nigeria.

Abdulfattah Mohammad

General Manager, Production 

Abdulfattah is a graduate of Industrial Chemistry from Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University and holds Master of Business Administration from University of Nicosia, Cyprus. 

Abdulfattah is the General Manager (Production) of MAFA Rice Mill Limited with 15 years cognate work experience in manufacturing. 

Prior to joining MAFA Rice Mill, he was Quality Manager with AshakaCem Plc where he led the successful re-certification of AshakaCem Ltd ISO 9001-2008 to ISO 9001-2015: 2018 and the successful certification of AshakaCem Ltd ISO 14001-2015 EMS certification: 2019.

Adewumi Lydia

Head Human Resource & Admin

Lydia is a graduate of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering from FUTA (Federal University of Technology, Akure). She holds an MBA (HR specialization) from Bayero University, Kano. She also has a master’s degree in Developmental Studies from Bayero University. 

Lydia was the head of Aftersales Coscharis motors, Kano where she attended to major issues of customers’ vehicles for 10 years. She has an excellent knowledge of customer relation.

Currently the head of Human Resource of MAFA Group, Lydia is a self starter that approaches issues aimed at enhancing organizational and individual growth with objectivity. Her career goal is to employ the use of effective HR practices to develop, manage and motivate high performing workforce.


Spices Exports

Mafa Integrated Farms is a company that specializes in exporting spices to different countries. As a leading player in the spice industry, Mafa Integrated Farms offers a wide variety of high-quality spices, sourced from the best growers in the world. With a strong commitment to quality and customer satisfaction, the company exports its spices to customers in countries all over the world, ensuring that they receive the freshest and most flavorful spices available.

Some of the most popular spices exported by Mafa Integrated Farms include Ginger, Hibiscus and turmeric. These spices are known for their rich flavors and aromas, and are used in a variety of dishes, from savory to sweet. Mafa Integrated Farms works closely with its suppliers to ensure that the spices it exports meet the highest standards of quality and freshness.

Ginger is a fragrant, slightly sweet, and slightly spicy root that is widely used as a spice and a medicine. In cooking, ginger is used fresh, dried, powdered, or as an oil or juice, and is a common ingredient in spice blends, such as curry powder and garam masala. 

Overall, ginger is a versatile and flavorful spice that adds depth of flavor to dishes and has numerous health benefits.


Hibiscus is not typically considered a spice, but rather a flower commonly used for its flavor, color, and medicinal properties.

While hibiscus is not typically considered a spice in the traditional sense, its unique flavor and color make it a popular ingredient in a variety of dishes and beverages.

Turmeric is also gaining popularity as a dietary supplement due to its potential health benefits.

It is a root that is dried and ground into a bright yellow powder. Turmeric has a warm, slightly bitter flavor and is often used in savory dishes, such as curries and rice dishes. It is also a key ingredient in the spice blend, curry powder.



Grains Exports

Our grains are sourced from the best farmers in the country and are available in a variety of
varieties, including wheat, maize, millet, rice and more. Our grains are of the highest quality and are carefully selected to meet the needs of our customers.

Our grains comes in dry seeds that come from plants. They are a staple food in many cultures and are a good source of carbohydrates, fiber, vitamins, and minerals. 

They can be ground into flour for making bread, pasta, or other baked goods, or can be eaten as whole grains in dishes like porridge or as a side dish.

Our sesame products are made from the finest sesame seeds and are available in a variety of
forms, including whole seeds, hulled seeds, and more. Our sesame products are of the highest quality
and are perfect for use in a variety of recipes.

They are often used in cooking and baking, as well as in traditional dishes and condiments around the world. 

Soybeans are a type of legume that are now widely cultivated worldwide. They are a staple food in many cultures and are an important source of protein, especially for vegetarians and vegans. In addition Soybeans are also used in the production of industrial products, such as biodiesel, ink, and crayons.

The production of cocoa beans is an important industry in many countries, particularly in West Africa, where the majority of the world's cocoa is grown. 

Cocoa beans contain flavonoids and other natural compounds that are believed to have health benefits, such as improving cardiovascular health and reducing the risk of certain diseases. However, chocolate products made from cocoa beans often contain added sugar, fat, and other ingredients that can offset these health benefits.



Kola Nuts
Bitter Kola

Nuts Exports

We offer a wide selection of premium nuts, including almonds, cashews, peanuts, and more. All our nuts are of the highest quality and are sourced from the best growers in the country.

They are a rich source of healthy fats, protein, fiber, vitamins, and minerals. Some common examples of nuts include almonds, walnuts, pecans, cashews, pistachios, macadamia nuts, and hazelnuts. They can be eaten raw or roasted, added to baked goods and desserts, or used in savory dishes. Nuts are a popular snack food and are often consumed as part of a healthy diet, as they can help to reduce the risk of heart disease and other chronic health conditions.

As an organization, we contribute significantly to the economy of producing and shipping of Nuts Commodity, as well as provide income for farmers and rural communities within our reach.

The export of kolanuts is a significant industry in West African countries like Nigeria, where they are grown and harvested. Kolanuts are also used as ingredients in some soft drinks, energy drinks, and dietary supplements.

As an Organization, we ensure that the demand for kola nuts is available and meets the global demand, and  beverage industry.

Bitter kola is one variety of kola nut that is known for its bitter taste. Bitter kola is believed to have a range of health benefits, including boosting energy, improving digestion, and fighting infections. It is often chewed on its own, made into a drink.

We are a major exporters of Kolanuts and we supply in large quantities to a high demand globally due to its perceived health benefits and cultural significance. 

The production of cocoa beans is an important industry in many countries, particularly in West Africa, where the majority of the world's cocoa is grown. 

Cocoa beans contain flavonoids and other natural compounds that are believed to have health benefits, such as improving cardiovascular health and reducing the risk of certain diseases. However, chocolate products made from cocoa beans often contain added sugar, fat, and other ingredients that can offset these health benefits.



Zubairu Aliyu Yakubu

Head of Internal Control

Zubairu, holds a professional certification in accounting and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria.

He is the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of MAFA Rice Mill. He has over 10 years’ experience as a chartered accountant. Prior to joining MAFA Rice Mill, he spent over a decade in the banking sector with Afribank, Mainstreet bank and Unity bank.