NIRSAL Educates Kano Agro-Stakeholders On Value Chain Advantages


“NIRSAL Educates Kano Agro -Stakeholders” The Nigeria Incentive-based Danger Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) has organized a five-day coaching workshop for agricultural value chain stakeholders in Kano for value chain optimum advantages.

NIRSAL’s Head of Project Monitoring, Reporting and Remediation Workplace, Alhaji Babagana Mustapha, revealed that the essence of the workshop was to construct the capability of stakeholders to realize optimum advantages within the sector.

He added that the workshop was according to one of the 5 parts of NIRSAL, which is technical help by the use of capability constructing for stakeholders.

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“That is to update the information and technology of the movers and shakers of agric business for them to have the ability to discover new methods of doing the business. It obvious that the worldwide inhabitants is rising and any person has to feed them. And to realize that, we are able to proceed doing things the best way we had been doing before,” he stated.

NIRSAL Educates Kano Agro-Stakeholders On Value Chain Advantages
NIRSAL Educates Kano Agro-Stakeholders On Value Chain Advantages

Equally, Kano state commissioner for Agriculture and Pure Sources, Dr Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna, instructed that the anchor borrower programme needs to be tied to your entire agric value chain, in order that on the finish, there will probably be a number of collateral for mortgage secured.

“The state confronted critical issues with anchor borrower, as a result of after we served as guarantor for farmers for the mortgage, solely 4 out of hundreds got here ahead to pay again. It took critical effort to persuade farmers to pay their loans. We’ve got seen appreciable adjustments now nevertheless, as they’re progressively paying again,” he stated

Farmer associations, enter producers, suppliers, distributors and entrepreneurs took half within the event. (NIRSAL Educates Kano Agro -Stakeholders)