Youth and Women groups have been advised to engage themselves in Agricultural production to fend for themselves and contribute to the development of the Society.
Speaking today at the Distribution ceremony of Agricultural Equipment to Youth and Women Cooperative Groups held at KARDA Headquarters in Birnin Kebbi : Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu said the Equipment are procured by the Government to support farming activities across all the 225 wards in the State.
He promised to provide more of such facilities to boost mechanisation of Agriculture for maximum yield as well as provide platforms for engagement of youth and women groups in the Agricultural value chain.
Highlights of the event include presentation of Power Tillers, Rippers, Threashers and Harvesters to Youth and Women Groups drawn from all the local Government Areas of the State.
The ceremony was graced by Deputy Speaker Kebbi State House of Assembly Muhammed Buhari Aliero, the Emir of Gwandu Alh Muhammadu Iliyasu Bashar, Permanent Secretaries, Councils Chairmen, top Government functionaries and Farmer groups in the State.