Al-Makura flags-off sales of fertilizer at N4000
Nasarawa State Governor Umaru Tanko AlMakura has flagged off the sales of 90, 000 bags of assorted fertilizer at subsidized rate of N4000 to farmers in the state.
Speaking during the launch yesterday, Governor Al-Makura gesture was aimed at ensuring harvest in this year cropping season.
He urged farmers to purchase fertilizers in the headquarters of their respective local government and development areas.
The governor vowed to deal with anyone caught diverting fertilizer no matter his status.
Responding, State Chairman of All Farmers Association Ishaq Muazu appealed for further reduction of the price from N4, 000 to N3, 000. in Lafia said the pumper