BUHARI ORDERS DISTRIBUTION OF SEIZED TRUCKS OF RICE TO STATE GOVERNMENT
Written by thereachfm on April 7, 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered distribution of 150 trucks of rice seized by Nigeria Customs Service to the 36 states of the federation.
The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed said the seized trucks of rice have been handed over to the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management for onward distributions to Nigerians.
Ahmed said the president has also approved distribution of grains from strategic grain reserves across the country.
The minister stated that as part of the effort to support the farmers, the president also