Lagos Agric Commissioner Assures On Early Completion Of Imota Rice Mill
Lagos Commissioner for Agriculture, Gbolahan Lawal has assured that the State Government-owned Integrated Rice Mill at Imota, will be completed within the next seven months.
Lawal who said this on Thursday while on a facility tour of the rice mill, expressed satisfaction with the progress of work so far.
He added that the Imota Rice Mill upon completion will not only ensure people eat nutritious rice but it will also create jobs and wealth for the people as well as enhance the supply value chain.
The Commissioner who was accompanied on the inspection by Special Adviser to the Governor on Agriculture, Mrs Abisola Olusanya, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, Dr Olayiwole Onasanya as well as other top officials of the Ministry noted that the 32 metric ton capacity mill is the biggest in Nigeria and indeed West Africa.