- Search Results
 
 
CNIL To Cultivate 10 Acres Cassava Crop In Bomi
Date Uploaded: Mar 25, 2015

Bomi County Flag

 

 

CNIL To Cultivate 10 Acres Cassava Crop In Bomi

By David Pamas Seedee, LINA Bomi County Correspondent 

TUBMANBURG, March 24 (LINA) - Consumers Networks Initiative of Liberia (CNIL) has begun planting cassava on over 10 acres of land in Suehn Mecca Statutory District, Bomi County.

Making the disclosure in an interview with the Liberia News Agency in the district on Monday, NCIL Executive Director Alexander Flomo said the farmers have already planted cassava on 50 percent of the land.

Flomo said the cassava, when harvested, will be processed into fufu and farina to be sold by the organization to improve the financial status of its members and other citizens of the district.

He put the cost of the project at over US$3,000 which, he said, was raised by individual members of the organization.

According to him, 50 percent of the proceeds from the sale will be given to humanitarian organizations catering to the Ebola-affected children while the balance will be distributed to caretakers of the needy in the district. 

LINA

 

latest headlines
‘Poverty Rate Still High In Africa,’ Says WB Lead Economist
World Bank Lead Economist and the author of the Africa’s Pulse Report, Punam Chuhan-Pole, has observed that with poverty rates still high in th ...more
African Media Group Condemns Killing Of Nigerian Journalist
The Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) says it has received with shock reports that Famous Giobaro, a desk editor with the state-owned Glory ...more
LNP Assures Female Contestants Of Full Protection
Police Inspector General Gregory Coleman has assured women vying in the October elections of full police protection during their campaign process ...more
WFP Official Urges Joint Efforts For ‘Zero Hunger’ Goal In Liberia
The World Food Program (WFP) Regional Director for West and Central Africa, Abdou Dieng, has called for collaborative efforts by Liberians to ach ...more
Apostle Suleman Coming To Liberia Again
The President and Founder of the Nigeria-based Omega Fire Ministries (OFM) international is due in the country for a two-day crusade beginning Ma ...more
Police Chief Nudges Youth To Embrace Peace
Police Inspector-General Gregory Coleman has called on Liberian youths to do away with violence and embrace positive thoughts and actions for the ...more
 
All rights reserved © 2013 - 2014
Liberia News Agency