It was gathered that the Lake Rice would be sold to Lagosians at N12,000 per 50 kg and N6,000 per 25 kg.
Initially, it was N13,000 per 50 kg, Leadership gathered that the state government reduced the price of the 50 kilogram to N12, 000, following complaints received by the government over the price of the commodity.
Also, it was gathered that the previous location earlier announced by the Special Adviser to the governor on security, Sanni Okanlawan that the rice would be sold at the Local Government and Local Council Development Areas (LDCA) will no longer be used.
A top government official said the new locations were scattered across the three senatorial districts of the state to ease purchase of the commodity.
The locations according to the source are:
Ikorodu – Odogunyan Farm Service Centre
Epe – Temu Farm Service Centre
Eredo – Noforija Town Hall
Ibeju – Magbon Alade High School
Maryland – Subeb Premises
Agege – LSADA Complex/Farm Service Centre
Ojo – LAISA Office Agric Bus Stop
Mowo – Coconut House
Badagry – Town Farm Service Centre, Marina
Oshodi – Ikeja Grammar School, Bolade
Ajah – Ministry of Agric Area Office
Lagos Island – Lastma Office Adeniji/Freeman
Ajegunle – Alakoto Senior High School, Tolu
Surulere – TESLIM Balogun stadium
Yaba – Mobolaji Johnson Sports Centre, Rowe Park