By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
Several dignitaries are at the moment attending the Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation 2020 Annual Lecture On Agric Development taking place on Monday January 20, 2020.
The lecture which is taking place at the foundation’s hall, has in attendance, former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd), Kaduna State Deputy Governor, Dr. Hadiza Balarabe, former minister of Interior, General Abdulrahman Dambazzau (rtd), Deputy Governor of Katsina State, and a host of others.
The annual awards features a keynote address titled, “Integrated Agriculture For Food Security and Sustainable Economic Regeneration in Northern Nigeria” former Governor of Adamawa State, His Excellency, Vice Admiral Murtaka H. Nyako.
Discussants are Professor of Agricultural Extension and Development Communication, University of Ibadan, Professor Muhammed Kuta Yahaya, Dr Abdulqadir Aisha of the Department of Soil Science, Institute of Agricultural Research (IAR) Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria and Chief Executive Officer, Nigeria Agricultural Mechanization & Equipment Leasing (NAMEL), Abuja.
The lecture will feature an award ceremony later.