Another set of hundred farmers from Oyo north senatorial diatrict have benefitted from training on fish production facilitated Senator Buhari Abdulfatai, lawmaker representing Oyo North Senatorial District.
This is coming few months after over 1000 people benefited from training on livestock farming, animal husbandry, planting, harvesting and marketing of grains and cassave and others.
The training which was organized by Institute of Oceanography and Marine Research, Lagos was packaged by Edil Nigeria Limited.
Participants for the training held at Wildmaire Event Centre, Okeho State.were drawn from all local government areas in oyo North Senatorial district.
Apart from the training tools and start-up fund were given to each participants.
In his opening remark, Buhari said his constituents deserved to be empowered because its an avenue to lift take people away from poverty and create jobs
Buhari, who was represented by Honourable Adeyemo Adedeji Abiodun a.k.a.Obadoba, harps on the need to be trained ans acquire more knowledge in Agriculture and other related field
“Our youths need to be actively involved in Agricultural for production of food and raw materials for both local consumption and exportation.”
Abdulfatai admonished the beneficiaries to make use of the opportunity given to them by the training to see how they can be economically independent.
He enjoined women and youths to key into the clamour of the Federal government by venturing into any aspect of Agriculture so that they can collectively and individually contribute to the greatness of Nigeria.
One of the beneficiaries, Gafari Zainab from Iseyin local government confessed that she had been exposed to the best way of venturing into profitable fish production while she pledged to make best use of the knowledge she acquired to not only make herself great but the Nation as a whole