- According to Garba Shehu, the state of Jigawa is now home to two branded universities
- The President’s Special Assistant, Garba Shehu, made this one Known to Nigerians on social media
- According to him, the institutions include the Federal College of Agriculture, Kirikasamma in Kirikasamma LGA and the Federal College of Education
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of two colleges in Jigawa State.
Senior Special Assistant to the President for Media and Public Relations, Garba Shehu, announced this in a statement Friday.
The president-approved colleges are the Kirikasamma State Agricultural School in the Kirikasamma Area (LGA) and the Federal College of Education (Special), Birnin Kudu in Birnin Kudu LGA.
Shehu also gave announced that Pr President Buhari has approved the Agricultural Research Council of Nigeria bill (Amendment) 2021.
He stated that this is in line with the current government’s commitment to diversification The economy stands with agriculture playing a crucial role.
With the amendment, the Council, according to the President’s spokesman, should play a crucial role in coordinating research efforts in the agricultural sector, to achieve the goal of food supply and security in the country.
He stated that President Buhari had passed the law before his visit to Ethiopia on Sunday for the inauguration of the country’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, have agreed. for a second term.