By Glam & Essence
The news just breaking has it that all the governors of the South West have unanimously resolved to return the bags of rice donated to them by the federal government to be used as palliative in the heat of the covid 19 pandemic.According to them, the said rice are said to be unhealthy for human consumption
This decision by the governors is said to have been pass to the federal government through the VP,Professor Yemi Osibajo.
Report has it that about 85% of the rice sent to Ondo State has become green in colour.
Same can be said of the ones allocated to
Osun, Ogun, Ekiti, Oyo,as well as lagos,all of who have decided not to share to their people in their states.
Oyo State Government on its own decided to return the 1, 800 bags of rice donated to the state by the federal government to cushion the effect of covid-19 pandemic ln a statement signed by the Special Adviser to the State Governor on AgricBusiness, Dr. Debo Akande ,he explained that the rice have been infected by weevil and other pests, making them unhealthy for human consumption.