Imota rice mill ready first quarter of 2021, says Sanwo-Olu
Lagos State Government says its multi-billion Naira 32-metric tonnes per hour rice mill at Imota will be completed in the first quarter of next year.
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said yesterday at the FATE Foundation’s 5th Annual Virtual Alumni Conference
that the mill, when operational, would ensure a steady supply of freshly processed rice of about 2.4 million bags of 50kg per annum to Lagosians, in addition to over 250,000 jobs to be created in the upstream and downstream sectors of the rice value chain.
He said his administration’s (T.H.E.M.E.S) developmental agenda is to ensure food security and improved nutrition for Lagosians