The Senator representing Niger East Senatorial District, Senator Mohammed Sani Musa has distributed three truckloads of fertilizers to farmers drawn from the 9 native authorities areas of his constituency.
The fertilizers got to the farmers to assist increase agricultural manufacturing within the state.
The 9 council areas below Niger East embrace Shiroro, Munya, Paikoro, Rafi, Suleja, Gurara, Chanchaga, Bosso in addition to Tafa.
Presenting the gadgets to the farmers at his zonal workplace in Minna, Senator Musa, represented by Alhaji Baba Sule Bissalla mentioned Niger State is blessed with huge arable land and that his constituency alone has the capability to feed the entire nation as additionally it is blessed with arable land.
“If given the required help, the farmers in Niger East can contribute immensely to boosting the financial capability of the nation.”
The lawmaker, nevertheless, decried the unfavourable affect of insecurity on agricultural actions within the space, urging the federal authorities to deal with the problem as soon as and for all.
“There isn’t a doubt that insecurity is a significant clog within the wheel of farmers within the space. That’s the reason, the federal authorities should discover a lasting answer to the banditry drawback bedevilling Niger East, in order to maximise the agricultural potential of the world.”
Warning towards diversion of the 1,800 luggage of fertilizers, he urged the LGS liaison officers to make sure that they get to the focused farmers.
Commending Sen. Musa’s efforts, beneficiaries thanked him for his steady help in the direction of bringing dividends of democracy to his constituents.