The Oyo State government, has on Monday Okays the partnership with Thailand in Agriculture and Rural Development.
The deputy governor of Oyo state, Engr. Rauf Olaniyan disclose while hosting on behalf of Governor Seyi Makinde, the Thailand delegation for Agric development led by Official Counselor of Royal Thailand Embassy, Mr. Urawan Courtand.
The governor, who expressed his readiness to partner with Thailand in Agri-business stated that Oyo State is blessed with huge Agricultural Landscape and resources which is one of the pillars of the new government in transforming greens into cash.
He, however, said the contract between the Thai delegate and the immediate past government in the state will not be stalled but would be reviewed to suit the present economy of the state.
In her address, Official Counselor, Royal Thailand Embassy, Urawan Courtand, expressed willingness to work with the Oyo state Ministry Of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Rural Development to achieve a sustainable community model of modern agriculture in the state.
Present at the visit were: Chief of Staff to the Governor, Bisi Ilaka; Permanent Secretary, Ministry Of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Rural Development, Mr Victor Atilola; The Executive Adviser to the Governor on Agri-Business, Dr. Debo Akande; and Director General, Due Process, Ms. Tara Adefope.