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NDBDA board commends Songhai farm project’s progressFeatures

NDBDA board commends Songhai farm project’s progressFeatures
The Songhai Integrated farm project in Kpong Community, Rivers State, has been described as a key intervention that will help to achieve food security

“The achievements are enormous than expected, if this feat could be reached at such shortest time, then the future holds a great prospects in the life of the people in the next five years.Represented by Senator Mohammed Dudu, Dattijo said: “We are glad at what we have seen, it’s more than we expected, the kind of approach given to this project demonstrates the Federal Government’s interest in agricultural development.Abdul Ali, said when he visited the site in February, nothing tangible was on ground, but he expressed delight on the progress of work done so far.The Songhai Integrated farm project in Kpong Community, Rivers State, has been described as a key intervention that will help to achieve food security and sustainable Development Goal (SDG) of zero hunger.

What we are looking for is increase in generation of revenue for the local community, state and nation at large.Chairman, Board of Directors of the Niger Delta Basin Development Authority (NDBDA), Chisso Dattijo, said the project is a good intervention amidst challenges facing the oil industry.

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