BORDER CLOSURE WILL ENHANCE FOOD SECURITY – FOOD EXPERT
Written by thereachfm on October 11, 2019
An expert on Nutrition and the Head, Department of Food
Science and Technology, Bayero University Kano Dahiru
Adamu, says the Federal Government’s is right to close the
border as it will enhance the rice value chain, food security and
Adamu said the action is strategic and intended to control and
regulate the spate of smuggling of consumable and other items
into the country, particularly rice.
He called on the academia and the business community to
support the policy as it is gradually bringing about food security
and food defence, and creation of employment opportunities.