Border drill increased annual rice production to 35m Bags – FG

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Border drill increased annual rice production to 35m Bags – FG

By Emmanuel Elebeke

The federal government says the 34 integrated rice mills across the country now produce about 150,000 bags of rice every day, translating to 35 million bags annually.

The minister of Information and Culture, Alh. Lai Mohammed disclosed this in his remarks on Thursday during the media tour in Kano State to assess the effectiveness of the ongoing border drill in four of the country’s six geo-political zones, and also assess the impact of the drill, tagged Exercise Swift Response, on domestic food production, especially rice, the most smuggled staple into the country.

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