By; JABIRU A. HASSAN, Kano
Farmers in Jigawa State would continue to benefit from the agricultural transformation policies of Governor Umar Namadi at both dry and rainy seasons in order to boost food production and provide employment opportunities.
This was assured by the Jigawa State All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) Chairman, Alhaji Idris Yau Mai Unguwa Jaga in his message to the farmers.
He reiterated that Jigawa farmers would continue to enjoy all the necessary facilities that enable them boost their food production for economic progress.
Mai Unguwa Jaga added that, “We are happy that our governor, Malam Umar Namadi has already included agriculture in his 12-point agenda and we have seen how his administration played an important role in the provision of fertilizer at a subsidized rate, which is one of the factors that influenced better yield,” he said
The AFAN chairman commended the members of the state executive, local government and ward leaders and the entire farmers across Jigawa State for joining hands together towards the progress of agriculture with profit.