Katsina: Delivery of 100,000 tones of fertiliser ‘earnestly commenced’ – Masari
Farmers in Katsina State are filled with happiness as delivery of 100,000 tones of fertilizer commenced.
In an announcement made by the state governor Rt. Hon. Aminu Bello Masari who took to his twitter account to reveal the progress, he tweeted;
“In our determination to revitalize Agriculture, delivery of the 100,000 tones of fertilizers we acquired has earnestly commenced”.
In our determination to revitalize Agriculture, delivery of the 100,000 tones of fertilizers we acquired has earnestly commenced.— Aminu Bello Masari
In another story, The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has in the last four years arrested 34,499 persons in connection with drug related offences across the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, between 2012 and 2015.
In the report obtained by the Economic Confidential in Abuja, Kano State in the Northwest geo-political zone is number one among the states in the federation with highest cases of drug-related offences within the period under review, just as the zone is also number one among the six geopolitical zones in the country with 8,939 cases.
Katsina State comes second with 2,173 cases of arrests by the NDLEA, while Plateau and Ekiti states are third and fourth respectively with 1,342 and 1,088.