An All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain in Ekiti State, Prince Tayo Adebiyi, has identified investment in agriculture as the way out of hunger and unemployment.
Adebiyi spoke in Ado Ekiti on Tuesday while inaugurating a committee to give empowerment to farmers in the state through his foundation, PAT Royal Foundation.
He explained that he has concluded consultations with relevant stakeholders on the beneficiaries of the agriculture empowerment.
Adebiyi said the scheme was aimed at enhancing farmers’ productivity and boosting food security and production.
A director at PAT Royal Foundation, Otunba Adeleye Akintola said the scheme was timely and hailed Adebiyi for the initiative.