KOTA KINABALU – Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak has been reappointed as Sabah State Farmers Organisation (PPNS) honorary president for 2016-2019.
Salleh’s reappointment was disclosed by PPNS chairman Datuk Mohd Nazri Abdullah at the organisation’s 29th annual general meeting here today.
He said Salleh was appointed based on his contributions and continuous support as well as high commitment in assisting PPNS.
Salleh who is also Usukan assemblyman had held the post since 1995.
Meanwhile, Mohd Nazri expressed his appreciation to Area Farmers Organisation members for their cooperation and support to PPNS.
He said such cooperation and support had enabled PPNS to move as a strong organisation and catalyst to rural economic development as well as improved the farmers’ socio-economy.
Mohd Nazri who is also National Farmers Organisation (Nafas) deputy chairman hoped the Budget 2017 to be tabled in October would give attention to the concerns and well-being of farmers in the country. – BERNAMA