Sotonye Anga
Sotonye Anga
We need more
Agvocates
ATA
Under the
Agricultural
Transformation
Agenda of
President
Goodluck
Jonathan, The
Honourable
Minister, Dr
Akinwumi
Ades...
1
Sotonye Anga
Ended corruption
in fertilizer
procurement and
distribution.
2
Sotonye Anga
Introduced the Growth
Enhancement
Scheme(GES) and the E-
wallet that has empowered
several Nigerian peasan...
3
Sotonye Anga
Began a major rice
revolution that has
boosted local rice
production and
processing
4
Sotonye Anga
Averted food crisis
during the worst
flood ever
experienced in
Nigeria
THE ATA STRATEGY
Sotonye Anga
The ATA is Nigeria’s
agenda aimed at adding
20 Million Metric Tons of
food to domestic food...
Sotonye Anga
OUR AGRIC STRENGHTS
Sotonye Anga
84 Million hectares of arable
land
50.4 million hectares (60%)
uncultivated
A whole ye...
OUR AGRIC STRENGHTS
Sotonye Anga
84 Million hectares of arable
land
50.4 million (60%) uncultivated
A whole year of sun...
THE PAINFUL REALITY
Sotonye Anga
Nigeria is a net importer of
food.
We spend $11 Billion each
year.
Importing RICE, WHE...
Sotonye Anga
What do we do to
position Nigeria
as a global power
house in
Agriculture?
Sotonye Anga
Improve
Agricultural
productivity
Sotonye Anga
Improve access to
credit.
Reduce interest rate to
single digit for Agric
lending (25%) too high.
Sotonye Anga
Trigger massive
youth
involvement in
Agriculture
Sotonye Anga
The success of our
Agriculture depends on
how much incentive we
are willing to give to
our Agribusinesses an...
Sotonye Anga
Mechanize
our
Agriculture
Sotonye Anga
Drive import
substitution by
accelerating local
production of staple
crops.
Sotonye Anga
Increase
spending on
Agriculture
Sotonye Anga
Standardization of
crops in order to
achieve uniformity
in quality and
quantity
Sotonye Anga
Support more
Nigerians to be
leading players and
drivers of our Agric
sector
Sotonye Anga
Take advantage of
our population and
build robust
internal markets
for what we grow.
Sotonye Anga
China assembles and sells to the
World consumer goods.
Japan sells to the World fuel
efficient and affordab...
Sotonye Anga
Nigeria should position
as a global power house
in Agriculture, meeting
the rising global demand
for food.
Positioning nigeria as a global power house in agriculture by sotonye  anga
Positioning nigeria as a global power house in agriculture by sotonye  anga
Positioning nigeria as a global power house in agriculture by sotonye  anga
Positioning nigeria as a global power house in agriculture by sotonye  anga
Positioning nigeria as a global power house in agriculture by sotonye  anga
Positioning nigeria as a global power house in agriculture by sotonye  anga
Positioning nigeria as a global power house in agriculture by sotonye  anga
Positioning nigeria as a global power house in agriculture by sotonye  anga
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The Agricultural Transformation Agenda (ATA) is Nigeria’s agenda aimed at adding 20 Million Metric Tons of food to domestic food supply and create 3.5 million jobs by 2015. We need to strongly support the ATA and see to its complete realization. Doing this will position Nigeria as a Global power house in Agriculture.

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Positioning nigeria as a global power house in agriculture by sotonye anga

  1. 1. Sotonye Anga
  2. 2. Sotonye Anga We need more Agvocates
  3. 3. ATA Under the Agricultural Transformation Agenda of President Goodluck Jonathan, The Honourable Minister, Dr Akinwumi Adesina and his team have achieved a lot. Sotonye Anga
  4. 4. 1 Sotonye Anga Ended corruption in fertilizer procurement and distribution.
  5. 5. 2 Sotonye Anga Introduced the Growth Enhancement Scheme(GES) and the E- wallet that has empowered several Nigerian peasant farmers.
  6. 6. 3 Sotonye Anga Began a major rice revolution that has boosted local rice production and processing
  7. 7. 4 Sotonye Anga Averted food crisis during the worst flood ever experienced in Nigeria
  8. 8. THE ATA STRATEGY Sotonye Anga The ATA is Nigeria’s agenda aimed at adding 20 Million Metric Tons of food to domestic food supply and create 3.5 million jobs by 2015
  9. 9. Sotonye Anga
  10. 10. OUR AGRIC STRENGHTS Sotonye Anga 84 Million hectares of arable land 50.4 million hectares (60%) uncultivated A whole year of sunshine 230 billion cubic meters of water 80 million youths ( over 70% unemployed)
  11. 11. OUR AGRIC STRENGHTS Sotonye Anga 84 Million hectares of arable land 50.4 million (60%) uncultivated A whole year of sunshine 230 billion cubic meters of water 80 million youths (70% unemployed)
  12. 12. THE PAINFUL REALITY Sotonye Anga Nigeria is a net importer of food. We spend $11 Billion each year. Importing RICE, WHEAT, SUGAR , TOMATO & FISH.
  13. 13. Sotonye Anga What do we do to position Nigeria as a global power house in Agriculture?
  14. 14. Sotonye Anga Improve Agricultural productivity
  15. 15. Sotonye Anga Improve access to credit. Reduce interest rate to single digit for Agric lending (25%) too high.
  16. 16. Sotonye Anga Trigger massive youth involvement in Agriculture
  17. 17. Sotonye Anga The success of our Agriculture depends on how much incentive we are willing to give to our Agribusinesses and people.
  18. 18. Sotonye Anga Mechanize our Agriculture
  19. 19. Sotonye Anga Drive import substitution by accelerating local production of staple crops.
  20. 20. Sotonye Anga Increase spending on Agriculture
  21. 21. Sotonye Anga Standardization of crops in order to achieve uniformity in quality and quantity
  22. 22. Sotonye Anga Support more Nigerians to be leading players and drivers of our Agric sector
  23. 23. Sotonye Anga Take advantage of our population and build robust internal markets for what we grow.
  24. 24. Sotonye Anga China assembles and sells to the World consumer goods. Japan sells to the World fuel efficient and affordable cars. India provide human resources to staff and run offices across the World. Saudi Arabia fills the World’s gas stations.
  25. 25. Sotonye Anga Nigeria should position as a global power house in Agriculture, meeting the rising global demand for food.
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