No fewer than 300 farmers and Qur’anic reciters from Gaya Local Government Area of Kano State received support from Kano State Agro Pastoral Development Project and their implementing partners, Sasakawa.
Items received by the farmers include; seeds, 5 fertiliser applicator, 1 planter, chemicals, USG applicator and 1 Multiple use Thresher.
While presenting the items to the beneficiaries The Project Coordinator, KSADP /SAA comrade Abdulrasheed Hamisu Kofar Mata promise his continued support to the reciters and also provide them with flour milling machine.
Kofar Mata who was accompanied by the project crop specialist Alh Abdullahi Isyaku Rabah from the Project Monitoring Unit, the PO’s at SAA /KSADP and SAA’s commo, charged them to make good use of items received.
The Emir of Gaya who was represented by Galadima of Gaya, Alh Abdulkadir Abubakar thanked Sasakawa, KSADP Kano State Govt and iSDB for the support.
In his remarks, the Deputy Chairman of Gaya Loca Government assured that his council will provide the suitable land which the milling machine will be mounted.
Also, the Secretary of the National Association Quranic Reciters assured their maximum cooperation to Sasakawa and the KSADP project adding that his members will use the items received accordingly.