Speaking in Ado Ekiti, Oladele said the low rainfall experienced in the South West and the North, known to be Agriculture zones, calls for serious concern.
According to him, his union would soon map out strategies on how to partner with Governors in the South West to diversify the state’s economy and improve farming, especially the stomach infrastructure policy of Governor Ayodele Fayose.
Oladele stated that the States in the southwest, particularly Ekiti has been experiencing very low rainfall this year asserting that it has started manifesting.
He however asked the governments to invest on dams, stressing that only irrigation projects can respond to this kind of situation. http://www.punchng.com/news/drought-expert-warns-against-food-scarcity/