Farmers in Atisbo, Saki East and Saki West, Oyo State, yesterday got a major support to boost their productivity with the receipt of three truckloads of modern fertilizers from Honourable Jacob Funmi Ogunmola(JFO), the candidate of Accord Party for House of Representative in the forthcoming general election.
Presenting the items to the farmers in a brief ceremony held in Saki, Hon Jacob Ogunmola said the gesture was aimed at addressing food insecurity and eradicate poverty in the area.
“What we are doing today is not because of politics. I have been helping my people in various ways for over fifteen years now.
“Knowing well that majority of my people are farmers, and we are in farming season, I feel the vital thing to do is to support them with modern fertilizer.
“This will boost farming activities and ensure high yield and profit for farmers that will help in eradication of poverty,” he said.
Honourable Jacob Ogunmola promised to also support the people in the areas of education, human development and health care in the coming months.
The candidate of the Accord Party who assured more democratic dividends for his people if elected adding that he had so far awarded 200 students with scholarship Schooling at different tertiary Institutions.
He urged the people to support and vote him as their representative in the lower chamber come 2023.
One of the beneficiaries, Mr. Salaudeen Adeniyi commended Honorable Jacob Ogunmola for the giant stride in providing Fertilizer for them at this critical time.