The Director General, Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) Victoria Akai, Director ACCI BEST Centre, Convener, WADHI and WADHI/ACCI Arahah team today met with the Federal Ministry of Agric and Rural Development (FMARD) Committee on Arahah Market to discuss on collaboration of the Ministry on the Araha Market.
The meeting was led by, the Director, Animal Husbandry Services, Mrs. Winnie Lai-Solarin.
Mrs Lai-Solarin stated that other areas that the market can be more beneficial and attain its objectives is by ensuring adequate pricing of agricultural products.
She further stated that the market should have a sector that could be tagged “zero waste” while adding that the idea is to have a processing aspect to the market that ensures all produce of a commodity are off-taken from farmers to avoid wastage, and processed to international standard and branded for an identified export market.
She also emphasised the need to strengthen nigeria agricultural export market.