NDE recruits 50 farmers for training in Ekiti

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ADO-EKITI – The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) in Ekiti has recruited 50 farmers for its Rural Agricultural Development Scheme.

Mrs Adeola Shafaru, the Coordinator of the Directorate, gave the figure at the orientation the directorate organised for the beneficiaries in Ado-Ekiti Friday.

She said the farmers would be trained in piggery, snail keeping, agro-services and mechanization, as well as arable farming and fishery.

They would also receive in processing, preservation, storage and packaging, as well as enterprise management and business.

Shafaru said that after a month’ , beneficiaries would be placed months’ practical attachment, based each participant’ area of specialisation.

She said that completion of the attachment, participants are expected form cooperatives and feasibility and business for loan.

The coordinator urged all beneficiaries be disciplined and hardworking enable them derive maximum benefit from the . (NAN)