Agricultural Sector Gets Mainstreet Bank’s ₦10b

In support of the Federal Government’s agricultural transformation initiative, Mainstreet Bank Limited said it had invested about ₦10 billion in the Growth Enhancement Scheme (GES) of the sector.

Roger Woodbridge, Mainstreet Bank’s Executive Director, Corporate and Investment Banking, who made this disclosure, commended the government for coming up with the GES which was designed specifically to provide affordable agricultural inputs to farmers in order to increase their yields.

Mr. Woodbridge said that the GES scheme had enabled the private sector to play an integral role in growing the nation’s food production.