The Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN) Oyo state chapter yesterday 11th August, 2020 held a press conference at the Nigeria Union of Journalist centre, Oyo state; to call on the President of Nigeria, His excellency, Mohammed Buhari and the Governor of Oyo state, His excellency, Engr. Oluwaseyi Makinde on matters pertaining to the Nigeria poultry industry, which is now on the brink of a dangerous precipice.
The press conference was essential due to the ban placed on maize importation and the threat posed by this ban. The current situation if not attended to may cause the industry to lose about a trillion Naira annually and not less than a million loss of jobs said the Chairman.
The Poultry Association of Nigeria, Oyo state chapter headed by the Chairman; Mr Agboola Gbemisoye hereby call on the government to help salvage the largest agricultural value chain.
You can download and read the press release via this link https://tinyurl.com/y5klx7wr