By; SANI ALIYU, Zaria
All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) Kaduna State chapter has described Governor Nasir Ahmed el-Rufai’s agricultural transformation in the state as a moral booster to the farmers.
Alhaji Nuhu Aminu, state chairman of the association stated this in an interview with New Nigerian in Zaria, saying farmers are solely behind the governor in his policies that would develop agricultural activities in the state.
He said, the governor has provided farm lands in Kubau Local Government at Ruwan Sanyi for both dry and raining season farming.
The AFAN Chairman used the interview to congratulate Governor el-Rufa’i on his 60th birthday and wished him many more years of healthy life to continue rendering services to humanity.
He appealed to the governor to do more in the agric sector in order to make Kaduna State a leading agricultural producer among Nigerian states.
Alhaji Aminu assured farmers in Kaduna State that they will be carried along in any situation of benefiting from government’s intervention in agriculture.
The AFAN Chairman called on farmers who benefited from the anchor barrowers loan either for raining or dry season farming to go and settle as directed for other farmers to benefit.