Prompts members to take proactive procedures versus infections.
All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN).
By Gabriel Ewepu– Abuja.
Following the spread of Coronavirus, COVID-19, in the nation, the All Farmers Association of Nigeria, AFAN, Sunday, gotten in touch with the Federal Federal government to urgently assess food production in the nation in order to prevent food crisis.
The call was made in a declaration signed by the President, AFAN, Designer Kabir Ibrahim while ensuring that his members can feeding 200 million mouths of Nigerians consisting of neighbouring nations.
Ibrahim likewise applauded individuals charged with the obligation to make sure the wellness of the population in the locations of health and nutrition and motivated them to do more.
He stated: “Our food system should be correctly reappraised to prevent any insufficiency that might trigger catastrophe.
” All Nigerian farmers are poised and totally awake to deal with the obstacle of offering adequate food to feed the almost 200,000,000 months in the Country.
” We are likewise not unmindful of the possibility of playing the “huge bro” to all of Africa if the scourge worsens.
” Individuals charged with the obligation to make sure the well being of the population in the locations of health and nutrition must continue with the great they are making with motivation from the President and all Nigerians.”.
On the other hand, the AFAN manager gotten in touch with his members to adhere strictly to all procedures provided by the Nigeria Center for Illness Control, NCDC, as they tackle their services.
” It is frightening to keep in mind the enormity of the impact of COVID-19 in Italy at this time. The spread of the pandemic around the world is similarly frightening.
” The preventative procedures constantly promoted by the Centre for Illness Control should be stuck to.
” Every other matter in this nation must take a rear seat pending the control of the coronavirus pandemic.
He likewise advised President Muhammadu Buhari to deal with the country in order to improve the spirits of Nigerians and for them to be abreast of what the federal government is doing, which will dramatically lower phony news making the rounds, especially on social networks.
” The President needs to as a matter of seriousness address the Country on all the efforts in location and the state of readiness in case of escalation of the pandemic”, he included.