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Take Off Your Eyes From Biafran Oil, "Agriculture Is The Future


Take Off Your Eyes From Biafran Oil, "Agriculture Is The Future・・Buhari Warns Northern Youths
President Muhammadu Buhari has called on the lazy and uneducated Northern youths to embrace farming in other to earn respect for themselves.

According to a statement on Tuesday by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President spoke on Monday at Blair House, Washington DC after his White House engagements with United States・President, Donald Trump.

He was said to have spoken at a meeting with the Chief Executive Officers of six American agricultural companies and their Nigerian counterparts including Aliko Dangote and John Coumantaros.President Buhari called on Northern youths to seize opportunities in agriculture, a sector of the economy he said was already proving to be the bedrock of the nation's new economy.
He said the country must help the youth to plan their future and urged them to explore opportunities easily accessible in agriculture because, agriculture is the future. ・

While stressing that planning in Nigeria must take into consideration the factors of climate and bulging youth population, Buhari also promised the support of his administration in the promotion of skill development, innovation and entrepreneurship among the young population.He said, we realised rather belatedly that we ought to have been investing in agriculture. We are now aiming at food security because of our large population.
our youths, the ones who have gone to school and even those that have not, should go to the farm, to earn respect for themselves .

Agriculture is providing jobs for millions of our citizens and we are doing well towards the attainment of food security and jobs.the media may not appreciate the work we are doing but we will shock them by the success we are recording.・ Buhari added hypocritically.