President Buhari commends the Management of Fullmark Group during the Inauguration of the First Made in Nigeria Rice Mill Factory in Kano

President Muhammadu Buhari (GCFR), on Thursday, December 7th, 2017 inaugurated a new state-of-the-art Rice Mill factory located at Amarawa Village, in Gezawa Local Government Area of Kano State.

Owned and operated by Amarava Agro Processors Limited, a subsidiary of Fullmark Group, the new factory is the first made in Nigeria Rice Mill with all fabrications and installations of the factory made in Kano with almost 100 percent local content.

During the inauguration of the factory, President Muhammadu Buhari commended the management of Fullmark Group for its effort, which he noted is in line with the agricultural revolution of his government to reduce importation of rice by encouraging local farmers and investors.

However President Muhammadu Buhari noted that investment in Rice Mills would encourage and boost the confidence of the local rice farmers and a right step in the right direction in moving Nigeria closer to complete independent from importation of rice and improve food security across the country.