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President Muhammadu Buhari Signs Agric Research Council Law, Approves 2 Tertiary Institutions

According to a report released today, October 9, 2021 by DAILY TRUST, President Muhammadu Buhari has signed Agric Research Council Law and approved two tertiary Institutions.

President Muhammadu Buhari

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Furthermore, according to the report, President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the Agricultural Research Council of Nigeria (Amendment) Bill 2021. 

More so, according to a statement released on Friday by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the amendment bill was signed into law in consonance with the commitment of the administration to diversify the economy with agriculture playing a critical role in the economy diversification, based on the report.

Moreover, Garba Shehu added that with the amendment, the council is expected to play a crucial part in coordinating research efforts in the agricultural sector towards achieving food sufficiency and security in the Nigeria.

However, he also said the president has approved the establishment of the Federal College of Agriculture, Kirikasamma and the Federal College of Education (Special) Birnin Kudu, based on the report.

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