Tue. Oct 25th, 2022

PRESIDENT BUHARI LAUNCHES SPECIAL AGRO-PROCESSING ZONES.

President Muhammadu Buhari has launched the special  Agro- Processing Zones programme SAPZA, in seven States and the Federal capital Territory, FCT.

President Buhari represented by Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, described the SAPZ as game changer, as it would give a boost to food production, wealth creation, employment generation, and export.    

He acknowledged Nigeria’s large arable land which should be able to feed herself, as well as pointed out some challenges facing agriculture recently to include inflation, high food prices, insecurity, among others.

President Buhari further disclosed out that SAPZ is designed to develop multiple clusters of agricultural transformation Centres.  

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