By Uche Nworah : The Managing Director of Stine Industries Ltd, Amichi, millers of the popular Anambra rice, Chief Egwuonwu has assured that the rice is available at the Anambra Trade Fair tagged “Jubilee Fair” currently ongoing at the Dr. Alex Ekwueme Square in Awka.
Chief Egwuonwu who spoke with the MD/CEO of the Anambra Broadcasting Service, Nze Uche Nworah at the trade fair ground assured that the company will meet up with the demands of Ndi Anambra and other visitors to the trade fair who may want to buy the popular Anambra Rice. He thanked the state Governor, Chief Willie Obiano for the wonderful support the state government has given to his company and other agriculturists in the state.
Chief Egwuonwu said that they are encouraged by the huge support of the state government promising to continue to work hard to ensure that Anambra state retains its position as a leading agricultural state in Nigeria.
The Managing Director further thanked all those who have patronized Anambra rice at the trade fair and said that his company was greatly encouraged by the growing demand for the unique, stone free and finely polished Anambra rice which comes in different affordable bag sizes. He said that already the company has sold over 500 bags of rice in two days since it opened its stand at the fair.
The Anambra Jubilee Trade Fair is jointly organised by the Awka, Nnewi and Onitsha Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture. The fair was officially declared open on Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 by the state Governor, Chief Willie Obiano.