Most of the rural communities in Western part of Nigeria are predominantly forest community. It is however saddens that larger percentage of them cannot enjoy the benefits of forest as a result of huge deforestation and prolong poor agricultural practices in the communities.
Getting loan from financial institutions by rural micro-enterprises is tough, even after getting the loan, the high interest rate have made the loan not to have any positive impact on their businesses with no trace of improvement on the livelihood of business owners instead it get worse.
What dominates our thoughts is what we are likely to become. What we think is however within the vista of what we see. This maxim is proven to be true by our experience with the rural kids. The kids of our farmers in the rural communities have poor career ambition as a result of what is obtainable in their environment.