DISTINGUISHED SENATOR ISAH JIBRIN (ECHOCHO), DISTRIBUTE FARMING EQUIPMENT IN KOGI-EAST.
Agriculture is a key option for economic diversification to whip-up infrastructural development in Nigeria, as it contribute to the growth of economy, provide employment opportunities for the teeming youth population, improve revenue earnings, increase exports production and eradicate poverty among others.
It is on this background that Sen Isah Jibrin, donates thousands of the following Agricultural equipments to improve farming condition in Kogi East;
- Harvest machines & hand carrier Motorized weeder.
- Knapsack sprayers with spares.
- Maize peelers & Thresher machines.
- Maize harvesters.
- Oil Palm fruit harvest machines.
With the provision of these modern mechanized tools for farming, nascent Farmers will emerged into large-scale farming for food surplus.
Dispatching the items to the nine (9) local government of Kogi East, at the Senator’s residence in Anyigba. Mr Ibrahim Ahmadu (Legislative Aide) said the tools is large enough to reach reasonable number of Farmers in their respective LGAs, explaining that they are evenly distributed irrespective of political affiliations.
The Zonal Chairman, Hon Ahmed Attah, clarified that the equipment is for Farmers, noting that the Senator is highly determined to empower the youth and flood the district with people’s oriented projects. The party chieftain added.
Appreciating the Senator’s people-centered representation, the Chairman of All Progressives Congress in Idah local government, prayed for long life and divine strength for the Lawmaker to carry on his good work.
It should be recalled that Senator Isah Jibrin, since his assumption at the Senate, have always advocated for economic diversification, which necessitated his sustained calls for Agricultural development in Nigeria.
Salifu Elijah Idoko
Special Adviser to Senator Isah Jibrin (Echocho)
(Media & Publicity)