The NIGER DELTA APC YOUTH VANGUARD Group, Made up of politicians and ex-agitators from the region, under the aegis of the Niger Delta APC Youth Vanguard, ND-APCYV , said despite the rising economic challenges, Abubakar Abdulhai kure led NIRSAL has work tirelessly to reposition the agricultural sector in line with President Muhammad Buhari’s policy of agricultural revolution which is a basic component of this administration as economic diversification to look beyond oil wish president vision and mandate is to raise over 100, thousand youths out of poverty level through compulsory agricultural revolution.
The group, the Niger Delta APC Youth Vanguard, ND-APCYV, led by its National Coordinator, Gen Fiawei .E. Pathfinder and National Secretary, Comrade AK Peters, in a statement issued via electronic mail in Abuja, commended the Managing Director of NIRSAL Micro Finance Bank , Abubakar Abdulhai kure for the great work and the tremendous achievement he has recorded so far on the mandate given to him since when he was appointed as the new managing director of NIRSAL Micro Finance Bank under the supervision of the amiable central bank governor, His Excellency Godwin Emiefele.
According to the group, “As at today, over 90 percent of our small holder farmers across the country who were limited to have access to farmers’ and traders’ funds of all kinds, such as artisans including hair barbing saloon shop owners, female hair dressing saloons, Beauty make-up artists, vulgarizers,, market women with petty traders and pepper grounding machines with fashion designers, shoe makers, carpentry operators, furniture makers, bricklayers and small scale business traders including artists of musicians and entertainment industry as well who were having it difficult to access this business support funds of low interest rate without collateral or by any connections are today benefiting and growing in there various businesses of specifications without stress.
The review of the Agricultural sector with proper funding have made ordinary Nigerians smiling to their places of various business endeavors across the six geo-political zones of the country without any stress and with the approval of President of Muhammad Buhari who cares more about the welfare and the well-being of the ordinary Nigerians who massively voted for him in the last presidential election, The programme was initiated the noble idea of the Central Bank Gov of Nigeria to support most of this small scale farmers with small and medium business interprenures who could not gain access to this funds to grow their businesses in the last 16 wasted years of the PDP administration for reasons beyond there reach, but as at today the story is quite different under President Muhammadu Buhari led APC federal government.
The group also noted that the economic reforms and the numerous infrastructural developmental policies of the President Muhammadu Buhari led APC administration have impacted positively on the people of the Niger Delta region and Nigerians at large “The APC led federal government has worked hard tirelessly to transformed the Niger Delta region in a manner like never before in the history of our democratic precedence in the region. And haven watched keenly and critically on the activities of the MD of NIRSAL Micro Finance Bank under the Leadership of Abubakar Abdulhai kure and as well scrutinized it’s policies and modus of operandi of which the Bank operates a transparent open door policy that carries all Nigerians along without any discrimination nor bias, apolitical or religion coloration.
“As far as NIRSAL Micro Finance Bank is concerned, we wish to score the Managing Director very high and applaud the transparent inclusive open door leadership style of Abubakar Abdulhai kure NIRSAL is a game changer in the nation’s agricultural sector which has deeply touched a lot of lives in the country most especially the small scale farmers with the small and medium entrepreneurs, traders and business men and women in the society. We, as a group of progressives’ young men from the region who are core believers of president muhammadu buhari led APC federal government are so elated with the testimonies recorded from farmers across the six geo- political zones of the country are amazing and convincing.”
“Therefore, we want to use this medium to point out the successes Abubakar Abdulhai kure have recorded within the period he was appointed as the Managing Director of Nirsal Micro Finance Bank which made us to specially and specifically applaud and commend the patriotism painstaking sterling transparent Leadership qualities and vision driving vehicle of (NIRSAL) that have improved the Nation agricultural sector and carried farmers to an enviable height of the dreams and aspirations of many Nigerians. We also commend the wise wisdom of the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele, to conceptualize and establish NIRSAL at this critical point of our nation agriculture, and wisely appointed Abubakar Abdulhai kure to steer NIRSAL Micro Finance Bank affairs in order to respond to these myriad of challenges facing Nigerian agribusiness and agricultural sector, especially, the issue of access to support smallholders farmers funds including lending”.
“At this juncture the President/National Coordinator with the leadership of Niger Delta APC YOUTH VANGUARD unanimously pass a vote of confidence on the Managing Director of NIRSAL Micro Finance Bank Abubakar Abdulhai kure and throw our full weight behind the managing director of NMFB, also commending one of the MD’s Aides, the hard working Special Assistant to the NIRSAL MD, Dr. Gazali Mohammed for his geniuses patriotism transparency accountability and open door operations for working round the clock tirelessly in line with the policies and vision mandate of Abubakar Abdulhai kure who is the Managing Director of Nirsal Micro Finance Bank.