The governor, state of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola, yesterday met with the members of the State Farmers Association, at Oke-Osin, Atakumosa West Local Council.
In what was a move like no other, the farmers expressed their gratitude to the governor for honoring his word and paying them such an August visit.
Here are pictures from the one of a kind meeting.
Head of the Farmers Feed School welcoming Ogbeni and his team to the farm meeting
Farmers Women leader addressing the gathering as Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola and his team listen on
Chairman of the ” Agbedowo” association thanked the government for its support for agriculture
Another Woman holds the floor, appealing to government to do more to aid rural farmers
Some of the various groups present at the meeting with the governor
Mr Governor takes the floor to the applauds of the crowd.
The crowd is held spell bound as Ogbeni addresses them on government’s efforts in the agricultural sector
Some hung on the trees just to be part of this unique meeting
Cocoa is a major export product of the state of Osun
Ogbeni goes to farm