The entire staff of Abia Livelihood Improvement Family Enterprises, Niger Delta, (LIFE-ND), Project, heartily congratulates, His Excellency, Dr. Alex Otti, OFR, the Governor of Abia State, and the Deputy Governor, Ikechukwu Emetu, on their deserved assumption of Abia State seat of governance.
The LIFE-ND Project is an initiative of Federal Government, International Fund for Agricultural Development, (IFAD), and Niger Delta Development Commission, (NDDC), in the Niger Delta region
The Project has its core mandate as to alleviate poverty, create jobs and food security on sustainable basis for youths, women-headed households including the physically challenged.
ABIA LIFE-ND has through her commodity comparative advantage of oil palm processing, rice, poultry and cassava productions, empowered 2,364 beneficiaries on different value chains of the agro enterprises in 100 communities across 10 selected Local Government Areas in the state.
Having already aligned with your policy of job creation for the teeming population of unemployed youths, the Project shall partner with your government as you combat the unemployment menace in Abia State.
Abia LIFE-ND assures Your Excellency of her commitment in creating more jobs as the Project continues to work hard in establishing more notable agribusiness entrepreneurs in our communities and in making Abia an agrarian hub.
Uchenna Roland Onyeizu, Ph.D
Abia State LIFE-ND Project Coordinator