The Lagos State Government has pledged to make rice available to residents at a reduced cost of N13, 000 per 50kg bag.
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, disclosed this during the 2016 Agricultural Summit organised by the Agricultural Sectoral Group of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Governor Ambode, who spoke through his  Special Adviser on Food Security, Ganiyu Okanlawon, said the state had entered into a partnership with the Kebbi State Government to produce ‘lake rice’ which would be made available to consumers in the coming weeks.