President Muhammadu Buhari is set to unveil bags of rice paddy numbering one million stacked as pyramids in Abuja.
Considered to be the biggest of its type in Africa, the pyramids are located on the grounds of the Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industries ACCI on Airport Road.
The one million rice paddy stacked in 15 separate pyramids at the ACCI is in collaboration of the Central Bank of Nigeria CBN with the Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria RIFAN.
The bags of rice were planted and harvested from states across the country under the Anchor Borrowers’ Programme.
Five State Governors including Ekiti, Kayode Fayemi; Kebbi, Atiku Bagudu; Cross River, Ben Ayade; Ebonyi, David Umayi and that of Jigawa, Abubakar Badaru in attendance.