Governor Abubakar sani Bello of Niger state has re -affirmed it committiment in patterning with the right agencies to ensure adequate budgetary provision and timely release of fund for nutrition intervention in the state.
The Governor stated this through his Deputy Ahmed Mohammed ketso at the presentation/laughing of Niger State Multisectoral Plan of Action of Food and Nutrition (NSMPFN) held at legbo kutigi International conference Hall.
The Governor said this plan will serve as a reference material for all intervention
With the overall target at improving the nutritional status of women,children and the aged in the state.
Abubakar Bello also note that this will improve food and security at household level and easy access to safe and healthy food in needed quantity and quality.
Earlier, the state Commissioner for Health and Hospital Services, Dr Mohammed Mohammed Makusidi, in his welcome address, said that as the state was ambitious to be among the top three economies in country, he was sure that, if the state was not the first to develop and launch the multisectoral plan of action for food and nutrition in the country, then it must be among the first three.
From the office of the press Secretary to the Deputy Governor of Niger state.