The government of Nigeria through the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development recently organized a study tour for Pest Control experts from Niger Republic under the Nigeria-Niger Joint Commission for Economic Cooperation (NNJC), a bilateral cooperation under the auspices of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the Republic of Niger. The NNJC coordinates bilateral cooperation agreements between Nigeria and Niger Republic in various fields such as Agriculture, Power, Works, Trade, Aviation, Transport, Security and water Resources.

The study tour was part of NNJC bilateral agreement for sharing of knowledge and experiences among the Pest control experts of the two nations. In 2014 the Nigerian pest control experts were hosted in the Republic of Niger where they were taken round the pest control facilities in Niger Republic. Nigeria in the same spirit hosted these Pest control experts of Niger Republic where they were taken round the pest control facilities in Nigeria.

Nigerian Pest Control experts, 17th November, 2021.

Nigerien Pest Control experts, 17th November, 2021.

Visit to the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Northwest Regional Office, Kaduna, Kaduna State, 17th November, 2021.

Visit to the School of Pest Control, Kaduna, Kaduna State, 17th November, 2021.

Visit to the Department’s Aircraft Hanger at the Nigerian Air Force Base, Mando, Kaduna State, 17th November, 2021.

Visit to the Kaduna State Agriculture Development Agency, 18th November, 2021.

Visit to the College of Agriculture and Animal Science, Mando, Kaduna State, 17th November, 2021.