This calls for a celebration for all Nigerian Youths as president Muhammadu Buhari made an all important Announcement in the late hours of today 10th October 2020.
Nigeria has been through a lot, and as such need to go back to the drawing board to re-strategize on how to build the economy owing on the impact of Covid-19 in the country and the #ENDSARS protest.
The country also in its quest to diversify the Nigerian economy by not basing on the revenue generated from oil, but also from agriculture and other resources.
To this history effect, today the president, Muhammadu Buhari flagged off the National Young Farmers’ Scheme, which he stated was designed by the newly-revived National Agricultural Land Development Authority (NALDA).
The president further explained that the scheme is part of the governments efforts to expand and modernize agriculture in Nigeria, and also increase opportunities for youth participation.
He made this important Announcement today via his official twitter handle. Below is a screenshot of his tweet.
This is indeed a move in the right direction, and I want to call on all Nigerian Youths to participate in this scheme and benefit from it as we work towards making Nigeria a better place. Thanks.