Winners of the Essay and Project competition organised by AgroNigeria in May, recently received Cash Awards from The Central Committee of the Nigeria Agriculture Awards (NAA).
The Event which took place at the VIP hall of De Renaissance Hotel, Alausa-Ikeja, Lagos was sponsored by Triton Group and attendance was strictly by invitation.
In this maiden edition, the Essay and Project Competition positively attracted a sizable number of youths from different parts of the country, and the winners were deemed deserving of the Cash Prizes by the Central Committee, based on their performance.
The CEO, AgroNigeria, , said it is their hope that from this laudable exercise, young Nigerians can firmly crystallise their interest in Agriculture for the overall development of the sector.
The NAA sets out annually to celebrate and appreciate the men, women, youth, corporate and governmental actors who have made admirable impacts on the Nigerian agricultural sector.