N-Power Reach Agreement With Nigerian Varsity For 10-Year Lease On 40 Hectares Of Land
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N-Power Kwara State and the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) have signed a Memorandum of understanding (MoU) for a ten year lease on 40 hectares of land for large scale farming, Concise News reports.
This was made known by Mohammed Brimah, the Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Job Creation and Youth Employment, on Wednesday while attending the formal launching of the 40 hectares farm of the Kwara N-Power Agro at UNILORIN.
Brimah, representing the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Job Creation and Youth Employment, Afolabi Imoukhuede, while delivering his speech at the event expressed happiness with the progress the N-Power program has recorded in Kwara State.
“Today, I am happy to hear that N-Power Kwara and the University of Ilorin have signed an MOU for a ten year lease on 40 hectares of land for large scale farming.
“Also, you have acquired 7 hectares of land at Oke-Oyi, the Ilorin East Local Government, through the Kwara State Ministry of Agriculture.
“I have also been informed that you have planted several crops including soya beans, maize, millets and Egusi.. etc,” he stated.