Coy begins tomato paste production in Kebbi


By Muhammad Lawal
Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has announced that the newly established modern tomatoes factory in Ngaski would begin production in March.

Malam Yahaya Sarki, Special Adviser to the governor on Media, made this known in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Birnin Kebbi on Monday.

Sarki said the governor made this known during a courtesy visit to the Emir of Yauri, Dr Muhammad Zayyanu-Abdullahi in Yauri.

Bagudu told the Emir that he had already intimated President Muhammadu Buhari on the issue to seek for his blessings for the event.

He said: “Officials of GB Foods have informed me that plans are underway for the launching and commencement of production .

“I have also informed the Presidency about it and sought for permission for the event, between March 22 and 24 in Ngaski so that the President could join us virtually due to COVID-19 protocols.

“The advantages of the firm cannot in anyway be over emphasised, as…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria