Governor Obiano Flags Off Delfam Songhai Farming Project In Anambra State (Photos)

Following his promise to provide safe, reasonable and affordable housing
for Anambra citizens, the state Governor Willie Obiano has on Tuesday
performed a ground-breaking ceremony of the Obinwanne Housing Estate.

Governor Obiano Flags Off Delfam Songhai Farming Project In Anambra State (Photos)Governor Obiano Flags Off Delfam Songhai Farming Project In Anambra State (Photos)

Located
along the Enugwu-Agidi axis, Njikoka, within the capital territory, the
housing estate on completion will have properly finished roads and
concrete drains, electricity directly from the central business
district, open space, firm security, Primary and Secondary school,
e.t.c. The project is directly overseen by the Anambra State Housing
Development Corporation.

After the commissioning of the estate,
Obiano made a quick stop at Delfam Songhai Project aimed at producing
old and new breeds of agro products in Anambra State.

Recall
that the state Government had recently signed a Memorandum of
Understanding (MOU) with Del Farms to develop 1,000 hectares of land
located at Achalla junction, a minute drive from Chukwuemeka Odumegwu
Ojukwu University, Igbariam.

With over 200 acres already cleared,
Songhai project is set to produce variety of farm products including
out growers feed used by brewery companies like the Sabmiller Brewery,
Onitsha, makers of Hero beer popularly known as ‘’Oompa’’.

Governor Obiano Flags Off Delfam Songhai Farming Project In Anambra State (Photos)Governor Obiano Flags Off Delfam Songhai Farming Project In Anambra State (Photos)

Obiano
inspected the 30km Awgbu-Okpeze; Ndiukwuenu-Awa-Ufuma-Amansea road with
28 culverts and 3 bridges. This road linking 3 Local Government Areas
will open up the rich agrarian areas of Anambra South Senatorial zones.