President of traditional prime ministers calls for surplus food production


The National President of Traditional Prime Ministers in Nigeria, High Chief Uche James Akwukwegbu, has encouraged his members across the country to articulate more community members into farming to produce more food for the country.

Akwukwegbu made this encouragement in his Amuzukwu country home, during the 2021 New Yam Festival flag off by Ibeku Ancient Kingdom in Umuahia North LGA of Abia State, stating that Nigeria had more farmers in the country than any other profession, who, when organised and encouraged,  would produce enough food to feed the nation and even for export.

Akwukwegbu said in his community and the entire South-East, yam is known to be the king of all crops and thanked…

Source: Nigerian Tribune