FG’s Agricultural Diversification To Improve Millions Of Lives
President Muhammadu Buhari, has said that the diversification plans of government and the successes recorded in the agricultural sector has changed the lives of millions of Nigerians.
Addressing the Chairman and members the Presidential Fertilizer Initiative at the State House on Friday, President Buhari said he is already excited about the gains already recorded by the programme, which seeks to make fertilizer available to farmers.
“I am extremely impressed by how the programme has evolved since my meeting with his majesty the King of Morocco 15 months ago. I have been monitoring your progress closely but hearing of it first hand and seeing your faces today is truly a wonderful experience.
“I also appreciate the effort of the Fertilizer Producers and Supplies Association of Nigeria for their remarkable work to date, under the leadership of your President, Mr Thomas Etu. You were able to produce quality products and made it available and affordable across the country within three months thus making millions of Nigerians smile. I thank you,” he said.
President Buhari also thanked the Governor of Jigawa State, Abubakar Badaru, who heads the programme, for dedicating his time to the programme, as well as other stakeholder for working so hard.