Indications have emerged that the Lagos State Government will begin sales of the much expected Lake Rice it produced in partnership with Kebbi State Government to members of the public at the sum of N12, 000 per 50 Kg bag starting today.
Reports are that the rice promised by the Lagos State Government will be sold at strategic areas starting today. It was formerly N13,000 but has been reduced to N12,000, in order to further cushion the effect of recession.
The locations where the rice will be sold according to a news site (Shipsandports) are:
Lagos East, Ikorodu -Odogunyan Farm Service Centre,
Epe -Temu Farm Service Centre Eredo -Noforija Town Hall,
Ibeju -Magbon Alade High School,
Maryland -SUBEB Premises
In Lagos West:
Agege – LSADA Complex/Farm Service Centre
Ojo -LAISA Office Agric Bus Stop
Badagry -Town Farm Service Centre, Marina,
Oshodi -Ikeja Grammar School, Bolade
In Lagos Central it will be sold in
Ajah -Ministry of Agric Area Office,
Lagos Island – LASTMA Office
Adeniji/Freeman Ajegunle – Alakoto Senior High School, Tolu