The Niger state government has warned that it will deal decisively with any individual or group found to have been involved in the sale of fertilizer above government approved price.

State Governnor Alh Abubakar Sani Bello gave the warning when he visited a private fertilizer firm in Kontagora Local Government Area.

Alh Abubakar Sani Bello stressed the need for proper coordination towards sale of fertilizer to ensure conformity and uniformity in selling the product.

The Governnor also decried a situation where by fertilizer ends up in the hands of non farmers which he described as the main cause of price hike.

He also appealed to Niger lites to report any person found selling the product above government approved price to appropriate authority for necessary action.


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