‘FG’s 10 rice mills should be given to farmers’ groups, private sector’
Federal Government’s rice processing mills should have been given to farmers’ association and private operators in a public-private-partnership arrangement. The government had disclosed that 10 rice mills would be given to Kaduna, Niger, Kogi and seven other states at the rate of N10.7 billion per mill. The mills, according to stakeholders, could become moribund and…
Bagudu, Ogbeh, Emefiele, others laud rice mill
The food security and youth employment goals of the federal government is receiving major support with the establishment of a rice processing mill with 120,000 metric tonnes capacity in Argungu, Kebbi State by WACOT Rice Limited, a member of the TGI Group.