Tambuwal Lauds OCP Africa for Subsidising Fertilizer to Farmers

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Tambuwal Lauds OCP Africa for Subsidising Fertilizer to Farmers

The Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has commended fertilizer firm, OCP Africa’s plan to support small scale farmers by selling fertilizer to them at subsidized rates so as to cushion the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic and ensure food security in the country.

Speaking at the flag-off of OCP Africa fertilizer post Covid-19 intervention package to farmers in Sokoto Thursday, Tambuwal said: “The palliatives will go a long way in boosting the agriculture sector of the state and country as farmers will be able to plant in time and harvest rich yields for national food security.”

OCP Africa, one of the leading companies in the production and exportation of phosphate-based fertilizers, is working with the Presidential Fertilizer Initiative (PFI), and blending plants under the Fertilizer Producers and Suppliers of Nigeria (FEPSAN).

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