Validation of quarter two-progress report detailing Yalla Yalla Group’s activities done through project entitled “Provision of Extension Services to the Farmers Operating in Irrigation Schemes (PESFIS).

On 1st March a validation of quarter 2 progress report of activities done by Yalla Yalla Group under a contract agreement with RAB in irrigation schemes located in seven districts (Nyanza, Gisagara, Huye, Nyaruguru, Nyamasheke, Nyamagabe, Rusizi) during three months was held in ndera sector at RAB station in mulindi.


Dr. Olivier NDAYITEGEYE, The contract manager, introduced the workshop, and subsequently, the Deputy Director General (DDG) in Charge of Agriculture Development officially inaugurated the session. The DDG emphasized on urging farmers to work hard for maximum valorization of irrigation schemes by increasing production and productivity. Farmers ought to be self-reliance rather than solely depending on RAB and MINAGRI. However, RAB and MINAGRI will continue enhancing farmers’ capacity through various initiatives, DDG said. In her welcome remarks, she extended a warm welcome to all participants.

After presentation and discussion of the quarter two progress report of Lot 1 and Lot 2, the participants appreciated the progress made by YALLA YALLA GROUP and also appreciated the presented Quarter two reports for Lot 1 & 2. Therefore, all participants validated the reports.