By; SANI ALIYU, Zaria
The Anguwar Alkali Zaria Maize Model Processing centre has been lunched by the AGRA Country Director Dr. Kayinde Makinde in a grand style.
Speaking at the lunching on Wednesday in Zaria City said it is a milestone achievement by AGRA/NAERLS Kaduna Consortium projects.
He encourage the women group to make use of the center accordingly and maintain it properly.
According to him, the center is aimed at empowering women to have easy way of sustaining their livelihood.
In his remarks the Director National Agricultural Extension Research and Liason Services (NAERLS) Prof. Emmanuel Ikani congratulates the beneficiaries for being the lucky one to have such project from the AGRA/NAERLS Kaduna Consortium projects.
Represented by The Deputy Director of institute Professor Sani Yusuf said, the institute will continue to partner with women groups for more engagement.
Prof. Ikani warned the beneficiaries to imbibe the spirit maintenance culture so as to enjoy the benefit to a very long time.
Earlier in her remarks the AGRA/NAERLS Kaduna Consortium Project officer Dr. Esther Ibrahim expressed her excitement for the lunching of the center.
Dr. Ibrahim appealed to women who are the beneficiaries to make sure they remain a united group to maintain the sustainability of the center.
After the lunching the team proceed to visit of IITA, Premier Seed demonstration site and Kauran Juli Ware house receipt and Aggregation Centre.