“Our goal is to be the centre point of agriculture not only in Nigeria but in sub-saharan Africa and we are working very hard to achieve this, I look forward to you fulfilling your own sides of the bargain” Governor Shettima said.
Chinese coy to cultivate 1,700 hectares in Borno. Written by Hamza Idris Maiduguri, and Published by Sundaytrust of Trust Media Nigeria on Sunday, 07 July 2013 05:00 :
Borno State government has engaged a Chinese firm to supply and install irrigation equipment as well as supervise the cultivation of 1,700 hectares of farmland in different parts of the state with a view to increasing the number of irrigation projects and cropping periods in the state.
A statement emailed by Isa Umar Gusau, the governor’s special adviser on communications said the agreement was reached between Borno State Government and Rainfine Irrigation Solution, after Governor Kashim Shettima along with some…
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