“the state government has already commenced works on the access roads, veterinary clinic and police station, while works on boreholes around the existing communities within the reserve are near completion”.
“Agriculture has been a key area of Nigeria’s economy long before we discovered oil. It is in this regard, the president has done everything possible to help farmers across the country and today majority of Nigerians are doing very well with their farming...
“ The River Basin Development Authorities (RBDAs) have been revitalised to deliver its mandate to boost agricultural production through all year farming, ensure food security, create jobs and achieve integrated rural development."
“We don’t want any politician to come and give the farmers money or some other items they don’t need, rather we want the farmers to negotiate their needs and their issues with any aspirant who seeks for their vote."
“Last year, we realized 4.6 metric tonnes per hectare while this year we realized 5.2 metric tonnes per hectare, the difference is small, we could have produced more if we had all equipment and funds needed."