$120m Potato farm berths in Kaduna
Also speaking, Mr Godwin Emefiele, the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) lamented the drop in oil prices, which he said had drastically affected the Country’s economy. ” There is therefore need for diversification as the only alternative.” Emefiele said there was need for synergy among all stakeholders to actualise the initiative. He commended the Kaduna State government for supporting the CBN to guarantee stable micro economy. The CBN Governor assured the people that the bank would collaborate with the State government to translate the idea to reality for the benefit of all. In a remark, the Minister of State, Federal Ministry of Trade and Investment, Mrs Aisha Abubakar, described the development as a giant stride towards moving the economy forward. Earlier in his address, the Managing Director of Vicampro company, Michael Agbogbo said the company would produce French fries, Irish flakes and biscuits for local and international consumption. The Chief of Moro’a, Malam Tagwai Sambo, commended the State government for establishing the facility in Manchok and pledged the cooperation of the community.
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