Bukar Tijani: Weather information ‘vital to food security’ | The Nation

Weather information ‘vital to food security’ - Bukar Tijani Honourable Minister of State Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Federal Republic of Nigeria. 

Weather information ‘vital to food security’ – Bukar Tijani Honourable Minister of State Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Federal Republic of Nigeria.

Weather information ‘vital to food security’ | The Nation.

“The SRP is extremely relevant because they are scientific knowledge that are based on weather patterns and necessary for food security,” he said, adding that the prediction would help the Ministry to start its activities early, advise farmers across the nation when and what to plant. “It will help us get prepared so that we can get our food and habitat secured to avoid what happened during the flooding last year,” he said.

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About Dr. B. A. USMAN

I started as a field Veterinary officer with the Borno State Ministry of Agriculture and later joined College of Agric, maiduguri as a lecture & a researcher in the Department of Animal Health & Production. I was appointed the Provost of the College In 2003. 2007 I was appointed Hon. Commissioner & Member Borno State Executive Council and later appointed Permanent Secretary with the Borno State Civil Service in 2009. I was the National Facilitator Animal Health, National Programme For Food Security of the Federal Ministry of Agric & Rural Development, Abuja. I'm currently the Director, Veterinary Medicine & Allied Products (VMAP) NAFDAC, Nigeria. I engaged myself in various aspects of the veterinary profession. I'm a practicing Veterinarian & Strong Advocate of #SDGs most especially #SDGs 1, 2, 4 & 5 I founded Sril Group Ltd.
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