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FG Set To Employ 75 Thousand Agric Workers.

Nov 15, 2019 Hit: 22 Written by 
FG Set To Employ 75 Thousand Agric Workers.

The federal government has announced that it would employ 75 thousand agricultural extension workers to motivate farmers in the production of agro commodities.

It also inaugurated the national fish association of Nigeria with the aim of boosting domestic fish production following the closure of Nigeria's borders to fish imports, among others.

The minister of state for agriculture and rural development, Mustapha Shehuri, made this disclosure in Maiduguri, Borno state, during his tour of facilities of the federal ministry of agriculture and rural development in the north-east, adding that the initiative was to proffer solution to all challenges in the agricultural sector based on the mandate it received from the president.

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