Lagos begins sales of Lake Rice for Sallah celebration

Must Read

List of Guaranty Trust Bank Sort Codes & Branches (with addresses) in Nigeria

The sort code is a number which usually identifies both the bank and the branch where an account is...

Owo Arugbo: Ekiti Begins N20,000 Payment To The Elderly As Monthly Stipend For Social Security Scheme

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi on Wednesday re-launched the social security Scheme for elderly citizens in the state with,...

PZ Cussons commences entries for Cussons Baby Moments’ 6th season

PZ Cussons has announced the commencement of entries of the 6th season of its eponymous baby competition in Nigeria tagged...
- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

The Lagos State Government has commenced the sales of Lake Rice at various outlets across the State in preparation for the coming Eid-el-Kabir celebration.

The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Dr. Olayiwole Onasanya disclosed that Lake Rice is available for sale at sales centres across the State including the Agricultural Development Authority Complex, Oko-Oba; Lagos State Agriculture Inputs Supply Authority (LAISA), Ojo and the Blue Roof at LTV Complex, Agidingbi, Ikeja.

Onasanya also outlined other centres where the products are obtainable such as Temu Farm Service Center, Epe; Odogunyan Farm Service Center, Ikorodu; Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere; Ministry of Agriculture Area Office, Ajah and Mobolaji Johnson Sports Center, Rowe Park at Yaba.

Read:  Flour Mills of Nigeria’s year profit hit by 10% drop in sales revenue

He revealed that the price of a 50Kg bag of the Lake Rice is N14,000; 25kg bag is N7,000; while 10kg bag will sell for N3,000, warning that the Lake Rice should not be sold above the approved prices.

Dr. Onasanya reiterated the State Government’s commitment towards boosting food security in the State, stressing that Government would continue to ensure the adequate production and fair distribution of Lake Rice across the State with a view to making the product available to residents who visit designated sales centres for purchase.

Read:  Flour Mills of Nigeria’s year profit hit by 10% drop in sales revenue

While wishing Lagosians in particular and Nigerians, in general, a very happy Eid celebration, the Permanent Secretary assured that the State Government would continue to embark on agricultural policies and programmes that will enhance the availability of food in the State in line with the THEMES agenda of the Sanwo-Olu administration in the State.

Read:  LASCOPA EMPHASISES IMPORTANCE OF PRODUCT INFORMATION ON CONSUMER GOODS (PICTURES)
- Advertisement -

Subscribe to BrandSpur Ng

Subscribe for latest updates. Signup to best of brands and business news, informed analysis and opinions among others that can propel you, your business or brand to greater heights.

1 COMMENT

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Latest News

Ensurity Technologies joins the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association

HYDERABAD, INDIA - Media OutReach - 17 October 2019 - Ensurity Technologies, Hyderabad, India-based cybersecurity company, is pleased to announce that it has joined the...

Hospitality Disruptor Generator Acquires Freehand Hotels In Its Quest to Dominate the Experience Economy in U.S. Market

London-based Queensgate Investments finalizes $400 million purchase of Freehand Hotels from a seller consortium including The Yucaipa Companies and Sydell Group, drastically expanding Generator’s...

Sunlight Real Estate Investment Trust ("Sunlight REIT") Operational Statistics for the Quarter Ended 30 September 2019

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 17 October 2019 - Henderson Sunlight Asset Management Limited (the " Manager"), as manager of Sunlight Real Estate Investment Trust...

FG mulls new tax on Coke, Bigi, other soft drinks

Zainab Ahmed, the minister of finance, says the federal government is considering introducing excise duty on carbonated drinks. The minister made this known while addressing...

“Best Global Brands 2019” – Mercedes-Benz is once again the world’s most valuable luxury car brand

Mercedes-Benz further increased its brand value and is once again the world's most valuable luxury automotive brand. In the latest "Best Global Brands 2019"...

More Articles Like This