-Fertiliser producers donated N570m to President Buhari's re-election campaign
- The association noted that they have recorded a lot of development since 2015
- Members thanked President Buhari for positively affecting their lives
The Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN) has donated N570million for the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the 2019 elections.
Daily trust reports that the group announced the donation during a Gala night organised by the Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Wednesday, December 19.
In attendance were the president and the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Chief Bola Tinubu.
Thomas Etuh who is the president of FEPSAN commended President Buhari for positively changing the fortune of farmers.
He noted that under Buhari’s administration, fertiliser blending plans increased from 4 to 30 and were working in full capacity.
Meanwhile, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has declared that in order to enable businesses to grow in the south-east region and the country at large, President Muhammadu Buhari must be voted out of office.
The former vice president made the assertion on Wednesday, December 19, when he took his campaign for election to Aba, Abia state,Tribune reports.
He chanted “Buhari must go” to the audience, adding that he felt the pain of the attendees; as he is also a businessmen.
He said: “Of course we know that we have to make the ports work better and more efficient but nobody in this government understands the functions of the ports. Nobody! Whether it is a dry port, whether it is a wet port, whatever port it is, nobody in this government understands the workings of the ports.