The Federal Government-owned Technology Incubation Centre, Birnin Kebbi, says it is collaborating with state and local governments in the training of entrepreneurs on production of organic fertilisers.
Alhaji Nuhu Koko, the Control Manager of the incubation centre, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Birnin Kebbi on Monday.
He said the collaboration was part of the activities of the centre in boosting the economy of the state as well as promoting agricultural initiatives.
He assured that the centre was determined to train the youth on innovative skills with a view to achieve self reliance and economic sustainability.
Koko called on well to do individuals and the private sector to equally collaborate with the centre to train and meet their manpower requirement, especially on vocational skills.
NAN recalls that the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, recently inaugurated the basic skills training of 750 youths at the centre.