Windfall For Youth Farmers

 

By Aruna Rashed Toma Bangura

The Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Food Security, Joseph Jonathan Ndanema recently disclosed that President Bio has consented for him to employ up to 1, 000 (one thousand) youth farmers.

According to the Minister, President Bio has prioritised agriculture for which he has decided to equip and empower his ministry with all required facilities to achieve these laudable strides.

He boasted that amongst other facilities and opportunities, the agricultural sector is on the verge of achieving food self-sufficiency in the country, adding that employing 1,000 youths in the field of agriculture is geared towards reaching the desired goal of food self-sufficiency.

The Minister heaped praises on President Bio for his efforts in ensuring that the country achieves food self-sufficiency.