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Nigerian Farmers

Ilona said farmers reached cut across 24 states, including Benue, Abia, Ondo, Cross River, Imo and Oyo.
He said the organisation had also trained commercial farmers on how to make profit through agriculture, especially in vitamin A cassava production

He said: “If I must speak honestly, I will say that the GES Scheme should be scrapped because the programme did not get to real farmers.
“When it started, we were hopeful, but Agro dealers could not meet up with the inputs because of some challenges that were inherent in the system.
“Since 2015, we have not heard about the programme