NYSC, NCRI Partner on Modern Farming Training for Corps Members

Tolulope Esan

Jul 28, 2020
National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) is to strengthen the existing partnership with the National Cereals Research Institute (NCRI) Badeggi Niger state with a view to training more corps members in modern farming towards boosting agricultural production.

A statement by the NYSC Director, Press and Public Relations, Mrs Adenike Adeyemi said Service is keying into the federal government agenda on diversification of the economy though agricultural practices.

To realise this noble objective and make NYSC a less burden on government’s lean resources, the DG proposed a memorandum of understanding and appointment of desk officers between the two agencies to oversee the partnership.