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President Buhari Pledges national food security

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President Muhammadu Buhari observing the Eid prayer

By Audrey Lotechukwu

THUR 13 MAY, 2021-theGBJournal-Food security-access to farms and food production-in the coming growing season was the focus of President Muhammadu Buhari’s message to Nigerians shortly after observing the Eid prayer to mark the end of the month-long Ramadan fast on Thursday.

The President while addressing reporters after the prayers said, the menace of bandits and kidnappers in the country will be addressed to ensure that the nation’s food security is not threatened.

The President who hoped for a good rainy season this year assured that, ‘’the law enforcement agencies are working hard to regain confidence against bandits, so that we can go back to the land.’’

The President said his government wants people to go back to the land to ensure that the country get enough food even for export.

The President also appealed to Nigerians for more understanding of the current situation in the country saying that he expects Nigerians o be more understanding on the issues involved, looking at the time and available resources.

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