Zuleikha Abdul Raziq
Khartoum – Prime Minister, Dr. Mohamed Tahir Eila directed to provide liquidity to the Agricultural Bank to pay the value of wheat surplus from farmers at the announced price of (1850) pounds for sack.
This came during a meeting on wheat yesterday that was attended by State Minister at the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning, Mustafa Holli, Acting Governor of the Central Bank of Sudan and the Director General of the Agricultural Bank and a number of related parties..
Director General of the Agricultural Bank, Eng. Salah Hassan said, in a press statement, that the meeting was reassured about the amount of wheat received by the bank from farmers in different production states, pointing out that the Agricultural Bank has already started to receive wheat from farmers in all production sites, which encouraged other farmers to hand over their surplus production to the Agricultural Bank..