Cassava City

Osara Ultra Modern Cassava City

Cassava City


The Osara ultra modern cassava value chain city, is the first of its kind in Kogi State. It is the first city to be built under the Fair Agric Project (FAP).  It will contain the entire stakeholders for Cassava such as farmers, agro chemical & equipment dealers, extension agents, processors, and so on. It will allow the farmers to be out growers for various off-takers. Furthermore it will have various amenities such as residences, clinics and educational institutions. 

Cassava City Details

Cassava City

  • Administration: Kogi Agricultural Development Project on behalf of Kogi State Government
  • Land Size: 12,500 hectares
  • Multicultural: Igalla, Ebira, Okun, Bassa, Nupe, Ogori-Magongo, Nupe, Gwari, Kakanda, Owori, Idoma, Eggan
  • Land Price per Hectare: Free
  • Current Population of City: Less than 2000
  • Proposed Power Source: 1MW,  Off-grid Solar PV System 
  • Infrastructure: Residences, Roads, Clinics, Schools, Markets etc
  • Attributes to be considered
    • Order and rule of law
    • Security and access control
  • Temperature: 22 -33 °C
  • Annual Rainfall: March to October, 1016mm to 1524 mm
  • pH Value: 5.5 - 7.5
  • Soil: Sandy loam
  • Preferred variety: TME419
  • Special Attribute: Faith based city. Founded on God
  • Proof of Funds: Land for agriculture, housing, or business development will be given at no cost until 31th March 2018. However development must commence within 1 month or risk revocation and investors are required to provide proof of funds.
  • Estimated Return on Investment: 75%-125%
  • Major Off-takers: UNICANE Industry Ltd and CREST-AGRO Ltd
  • Assistance to Farmers: Farmers could be assisted with inputs such as seeds, herbicides and fertilizers. Also arrangements will be made to assist them sell their produce.
  • Inter-cropping: Allowed
  • Subsidized Crop Insurance: Available
  • Call Us:  08069223870, 08036979986, 07055558850, 
  • Contact: Kindly contact us here or

Cassava Produce

 Maximizing the processing of cassava tubers 

Cassava Value Chain

Cassava Value Chain

Collaboration among all Cassava Stakeholders.