The All Farmers Association Of Nigeria (AFAN) under The Able Leadership Of The National President Dr Farouk Rabi’u Mudi In Collaboration With 9 Mobile Communication Company, Launch CUG Project.
1. The Closed User Group (CUG) Is Conceptualized And Designed To Create a Seamless Communication Pathway
Where a Farmer Could Stand The Chance Of Enjoying Bouquet Of Service In Different Ways That Will Help Ease The Burden Of Constantly Recharging His Phone To Make Calls.
2. To Have First-Hand Information About Climate, Extension Services, Medical Health Help Line And Other Information About Farming Practice.
3. A Farmer Will Subscribe At a Subsidized Rate Of Five Hundred Naira Only (#500 Monthly Recharge) To Enjoy unlimited calls/SMS within the CUG Facility.
The AFAN 9 Mobile Is designed to make life much easier For Nigerian Farmers, Especially Smallholder Farmer Who need a Constant Communication with his fellow Farmer, Experts, Input Providers, Government Support Services and Markets.
The Occasion Which Was held at Ibro hotel Sokoto Wasc graced by;
✓ His Excellency, the Executive Governor Of Sokoto State, RT.Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal ably represented by the ✓Hon commissioner ministry of Agriculture Sokoto State, Hon Aminu Ibrahim Illela.
✓ The Sultan of Sokoto ably represented by Dr.Jabbi Kilgori (The Sa’in Kilgori).
✓ Former minister of Culture and Tourism, Senator Bello Idris Gada (Sarkin Noman Sokoto).
✓ Permanent Secretary to the ministry Of Agriculture Sokoto State.
✓ Directors From The Ministry Of Agriculture.
✓ The AFAN National Secretary (Sarkin Noman Mambila).
✓ AFAN state chairmen and other Stakeholders From All over the States.