• FG releases N2bn agric loan to Jigawa farmers

    FG releases N2bn agric loan to Jigawa farmers

    It was gathered that the Federal Government has released N2 billion to Jigawa State as agricultural loan for rice and wheat production to dry season farmers under the Anchor-Borrower Programme.

    This was disclosed by the state’s Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Alhaji Kabiru Ali, while speaking to newsmen in Dutse.

    He said government had provided 250,000 hectares of farmland to be used by the beneficiaries of Anchor-Borrower Programme across the state.

    He said: “The N2 billion agricultural loan approved by the Federal […]