The Borno state Government has flag off the distribution of faming inputs and tools to ease the challenges facing sorghum farmers over the years.
Governor Babagana Umara Zulum represented by the commissioner of Agriculture and Rural Development Eng. Bukar Talba who assured the farmers on state government’s commitment to protect and provide farmers with the necessary supports.
The event which has took place at Bolo area in Maiduguri has been attended by large number of sorghum farmers in the state.
The items distributed includes fertilizer, improved seed, and water pump, among others.
He charged the beneficiary to make use of items being given them as distributions exercise continue in all the 27 local government areas across the state.
On his part the Chairman National Association of Sorghum Famers, Borno state chapter Goni Alhaji Adam expressed appreciations on the government’s efforts and commitment to improve life and activities sorghum farmers in the Borno.