Lagos State Government has said it will commence sale of Lake Rice at N13,000 by December 15, for the Yuletide season.
The Special Adviser to the Lagos State Governor on Food Security, Sanni Okanlawon disclosed at the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) National Agriculture Stakeholders Summit.
“Lake Rice is the acronym of both Lagos and Kebbi States joint product which will be out to the public on Dec. 15 at the rate of N13,000 per 50kg bag as it is already subsidized by the government,” he said.
Reports says the Rice will be made available for purchase at the 57 Local Government Areas and Local Council Development Areas.
“The state government has put in place a committee that will ensure that Lagosians have the best Christmas celebration, that is why we are offering the wholesome and well packaged rice.” he added