Oshodi-Isolo LG Plans Investment In Cassava Plantation

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Pix of Hon. Muse Ariyoh, chairman Oshodi-Isolo Local Government Council, Lagos State




By; RAYMOND TEDUNJAYE, Lagos
In an effort to boost income generation and ensure food security, the chairman of Oshodi-Isolo Local Government Council in Lagos Hon. Muse Ariyoh has concluded plans to acquire several acres of land for cassava plantation.

The Council boss made the revelation at the maiden edition of an interactive session with the youth  tagged " A DAY WITH THE MAYOR " held at the pa Olabintan Olabintan Registry at the council secretariat.
He said that the project is in partnership with both corporate and private  stakeholders, aimed at boosting the financial capacity of the council and food security.

Accordng to him, the produce from this initiative will be for the benefits of Oshodi/Isolo residents at a subsidized price. 
"This is in line with the agenda of IBMA's administration to ensure   food security  for the  residents in Oshodi/Isolo", Ariyoh stressed.

Buttress the assertion, his  Special Adviser on Agric, Youth  & Sports Hon.Animashaun Saheed  emphasized that  plan is in top gear to ensure that some of the products are  made  available soon  for display and purchase in markets.
 
The Special Adviser who also spoke on the sporting activities of the council, said the pre-season tournament organised to shortlist players to represent the Local Government  through IBMA BABES in  2018/19 Lagos state J League is over, adding that the players that will be representing the local government during the J-League competition  would be unveiled  soon.
 In his word " am happy to inform you that Oshodi-Isolo Local Government is ready for the 2018/19 J League in Lagos state and members of IBMA TEAM that would represent the local government would be unveil to members of the public."  

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