Wau, 25th April 2018. The Minister of Agriculture of Wau state has appreciated the nongovernmental organizations working with government to support the state farmers for a wider food production this season.
Addressing farmers in Wau on Monday during seeds distribution Simon Athuai Akot expresses his gratitude for tireless support offered by AFOD and FAO. He describes the support as essential move to end hunger in the state.
Minister Athuai says poverty in South Sudan can only be reduce if people cultivate and produce more food for their families.
He reveals that the security situation around Wau has improved and urged all the farmers to move freely to their farms.
The minister added that the seed distribution supporting covering Wau Municipal and all the other (8) counties of Wau state.