Good news to Nigerians as Federal Government has reportedly enpowered farmers and millers in different regions of the nation with a staggering number of 300 rice mills.
Following this excitement of this social responsibility act made by the Federal government, Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development has fuelled the ecstatic state of beneficiaries of the goodwill to expect more distribution of agro products processing machines as the year runs.
“In 2018, we distributed 300 rice mills to different states, people applied from all over the country.
“There is hardly any state where we have not sent rice mills and we are bringing more,’’ he said.
Subsequently, Ogbeh gave assurance to citizens about more efforts been made by the government towards boosting increase in rice production and other agricultural produce, which inturn is expected to open doors for employment and also improve the standard of living citizens in the country.