• FG urged to enforce ban on rice importation

    FG urged to enforce ban on rice importation

    The Abia State commissioner for Agriculture and a former member of the House of Representatives, Chief Uzo Azubuike, has urged the federal government to sustain the ban on importation of rice and other foods easily produced in the country irrespective of pressure from any interest groups

    Azubuike maintained that “Given the huge food import bill of the nation especially with its dwindling economy,the federal government should not look back on the total ban of Rice and other local foods.”

    Speaking in an […]