BY EDEL-QUINN AGBAEGBU
Nigeria’s Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbe, on Thursday, October 26, 2017, made a major pronouncement in support of safe biotechnology in Nigeria, during a visit to one of the Bt. Cotton Multi-locational Field Trial (MFT) farms located within the premises of the National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA), Umar Musa Yar’adua Way, Lugbe, FCT Abuja; affirming that indeed ‘’there is no substitute to scientific research’’.
Below are some photos from the event.
[Full video report]: Watch of Audu Ogbe, Nigeria’s Agric minister during his recent visit to cotton research centre. As he endorses GMO
The Honourable Minister of Agriculture Chief Audu Ogbeh; Prof. Lucy Ogbadu, DG NABDA and other stakeholders during the inspection of the Bt. Cotton trial farm located at NABDA.
EDEL-QUINN AGBAEGBU, is the Secretary of the National Biosafety Biotechnology Consortium and is the executive Director Every Woman Hope Centre, a Nigeria- Based NGO and Publishers Of Lifecare Magazine