FG Distributes Inputs To 180 Livestock Farmers In Kaduna

Federal Government distributed relief materials to Livestock Farmers In Kaduna. The farmers were affected by natural disaster in 2022.

01:35 PM WAT, Wed August 16, 2023

The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, has distributed inputs to 180 livestock farmers in Kaduna who were affected by flood in 2022.

Speaking during the exercise on Wednesday in Kaduna, the Permanent Secretary, Mr Ernest Umahkihe said that the Federal Government was committed to food security in the country.

Represented by the Zonal Director, Musa Raji, Umahkihe said the exercise was to mitigate the effects of the 2022 flood on the farmers.

”We are here to support the farmers. We want to ensure that the nation does not experience food shortage.

”The Federal Government is committed towards promoting a more sustainable and resilient food system,” he said.

The permanent secretary urged the farmers to take their occupation seriously in the interest of food security and their personal economies.