By: AHMAD SULEIMAN, Kano
Kano State Governor, Dr.Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has called on the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) of the United Nations to utilize the fish modification centre in the state towards improving its farming through its Fish for African, Caribbean and Pacific Countries Project (FISH4ACP).
He made the call while receiving donation of equipment for data generation to the state by the FAO at the Government House ,Kano.
On the equipment donated by FAO, he said it will assist a lot in data generation and storage.
On his part, the Head of FAO Programme in Nigeria, Dr.Abubakar Suleiman while handing over the equipment to the state, said they are meant for data generation and storage and also for addressing issues of food security and agriculture.
He then pointed out that five states namely Kano, Adamawa, Cross River, Lagos and Abuja through sustainable development goals and ministry of planning and budget are beneficiaries of the programme.
The equipment donated include iPad tablets, desktop computers