After blocking food supply to the South, see why tomato farmers are lamenting
After news broke the internet that, following the proposed maltreatment that the Northern cattle rearers claimed the South are unleashing on them, they’ve decided to stop the flow of food from the North to the South, the Northern Farmers have cried out to ease the blockage as they loose N10 billion in just one week.
After report had it that, the Amalgamated Union of Foodstuff and Cattle Dealers of Nigeria has started diverting goods made for the southern part of Nigeria to neighboring countries, tomatoes farmers have cried out due to their huge lose.
In just one week of not supplying to the southern part of the country, tomatoes farmers have reportedly lost N10 billion because, the neighboring counties that they supply to, most of them do not need it as they already have it.
According to a trader, Musa Tijani who said this one phone claimed that, most times, they do dash some of their perishable goods out since they were unable to sell it.
He however urged the Amalgamated Union of Foodstuff and Cattle Dealers of Nigeria to reconcile with Southern counterparts in other to resume normalcy in the Country.
Northern Tomato trader lose #10 billion in one week after blocking foodstuffs from coming to the South.
What calamity do you foresee if this continues?