The Senator representing Nasarawa South senatorial district, Umaru Al-Makura,has distributed 5 vans of fertiliser to farmers throughout the 5 native authorities areas of his senatorial district.
Through the distribution on Monday, in Lafia, Al-Makura stated the gesture was to enhance the efforts of the federal and Nasarawa state governments to diversify the economic system, in addition to to make sure bumper harvest and obtain meals safety within the state.
“The demand for fertilizers is restricted and the value is exorbitant for farmers because of this in my small means assist the federal government of the state,” he stated.
The previous governor of Nasarawa state additionally distributed 150 cartons of herbicide and pesticide to help the farmers within the senatorial district.
He promised to proceed to make sure that he touches the lives of the individuals of the zone positively.
The benefited space councils which represent the senatorial district embody: Lafia, Doma, Obi, Keana and Awe.
Talking, the deputy governor of the state Dr. Emmanuel Akabe, expressed gratitude to the senator for complementing authorities’s efforts to spice up agriculture.