Food scarcity: Support farmers with loans, farm implements to avert famine – Oyo lawmakers tell Makinde

Members of Oyo State House of Assembly have advised Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State to support farmers in the state with loans and farm implements.

The lawmakers noted that this is necessary in order to avert looming food scarcity in the state.

The lawmakers, who decried the high cost of buying, hiring and getting agricultural inputs, and called on the State Government headed by Makinde to increase its support for farmers across the State.

The lawmakers while speaking further appealed to Makinde to support the farmers through the Agric Credit Corporation (ACCOS) and the Oyo State Agribusiness Agency.


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