Investors under the ‘Proxy Farmers’ platform of the Heart and Capital
Nigeria limited, a leading agriculture-based firm has promised investors with 15 percent return on their capital investment.
The Chief Executive Officer of the company, Mallam Umar Adelodun told
said, in Ilorin on Wednesday, that the reward was part of the
proceeds from the performance in the ‘Cassava Proxy Farm project’.
Heart and Capital Nigeria Ltd is an agriculture revolutionary company
that is leasing land to farmers or act as proxy to any investor that
want to venture into farming.
Adelodun said the company has over 1, 000 acres farmland and
mentorship of no fewer than 4, 000 youths on agribusiness across
According to him, proxy farming is a product of the company’s
investment platform that allows individuals and corporate bodies to
make profit by keying into proxy farming.
“The project focus was cassava and it was planted on 50 hectares of
land with one acre of land being minimum land available for
“The proxy farming initiative which lasted for 10 months was
established as a means for individuals and corporate bodies to
diversify their source of income through agriculture, create jobs, and
support the Federal Government’s policy on job creation,” Adelodun
He described the project as the beginning of many success stories
which was achieved as a result of the consistent and sustained effort
by the company to focus on the needs for clients to get the best out
of their investment.
This, he said was achieved through provision of excellent service,
accountability and continued investment in agriculture value chain.
An investor, Hajia Fatima Zahra said she was in search of an
investment plan that would be profitable and was introduced Heart and
Capital which provided her with the best suitable plan.
“The only regret I have is not investing even more in the Heart and
capital proxy farming platform,” Zahra added.