Gobir Farmers Support Project takes off at Asa Local Government
Gobir Farmers Support Project is an initiative of The Gobir Organization Foundation, as part of the effort of Waziri Yakubu Gobir to support agriculture development in Kwara State, through provision of tractors and other farm inputs for Kwara farmers.
Potential beneficiaries of the Gobir Farmers Support Project can obtain registration forms (free) from The Gobir Organization Foundation (GOF) office at No 6 Asa Road, GRA Ilorin or at Agric House, Sango Road Ilorin, Kwara State.
The Gobir Organization Foundation is giving out tractors to Kwara farmers at a subsidized rate. Interested registered farmers would pay subsidized amounts for fueling and maintenance of the tractors during operations.
The Gobir Smart Farm Project is targeted at Young Farmers in Kwara State (Gobir Young Farmers). 300 hectares of land have been acquired for the implementation of the project. The project will take off immediately the COVID-19 lockdown is relaxed.
Subscribe for newsletter
* You will receive the latest news and updates on your favorite celebrities!
OPINION: Baraje: All hail the new Tafida of Ilorin!
By Abdulrahman Abdullahi Kayode It’s no longer a news that Friday 18th February, 2022 will be for the turbaning ceremony of Alhaji Abubakar Kawu Baraje, CON, as the new Tafida of Ilorin Emirate following his appointment about a couple of months ago by His Royal…
WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY: KWSG identifies adequate care for the earth to prolong healthy living
By Dare Akogun The Kwara State Government has said that adequate care for the earth will prolong a healthy living for the citizenry. Commissioner for Environment, Hon. Remilekun Banigbe gave this indication at the celebration of the 2022 World Environment Day in Ilorin, the State…
144billion Cubic Meters of Gas Flared at Upstream Oil and Gas Facilities in 2021 – World Bank
By Ibrahim Sheriff Global progress to reduce gas flaring, the wasteful industry practice of burning natural gas during oil production, has stalled over the last decade. According to the World Bank, the 2022 Global Gas Flaring Tracker Report shows that 144 billion cubic meters of…
Health Education: KWSG Trains Information Managers on Infodemics
By Abdulrasheed Shafihi The role of health educationists, Information/Communication Officers and stakeholders in information management in Kwara state have been described as essential to effective health care service delivery and uptake of intervention strategies in the health sector. This Permanent Secretary, Kwara State Ministry of…
Kwara Assembly calls for stringent measures against indiscriminate dumping of refuse
By Dare Akogun The Kwara State House of Assembly has advocated for stringent measures against indiscriminate refuse disposal in Ilorin, the state Capital. This was part of resolutions of the House after considering Motion on Notice titled ” Need to Curb Use of Road Medians…
Kwara Government announces end of total lockdown.
Kwara Government announces end of total lockdown. • Insists we’re not out of danger yet • Military to man borders as police lead internal ops • State records three new COVID-19 cases • Govt okays special allowances for health workers attending to COVID • Don’t…