Minister Of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh Tells EU To Reduce Visa Issued To Nigerian Youths

Published 2 months ago by: Adegbenga Ayinla
at 10:13 AM, 15/05/2019 (2 months ago)

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Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh has asked the European Union Mission in reducing the spate of youths’ migration to the union’s member countries.
In an interview with newsmen at the end of the monthly meeting of Heads of Missions of European Union member countries in Abuja, the appeal was made by Audu Ogbeh who stated that the Federal Government wants youths to remain in the country and invest in agriculture.

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“We met today to explore areas of support for agriculture, agro-industrial growth and put forward the European Union proposal for partnership and enhanced support.
“We also looked at the possibility of their private sector investors coming into Nigeria to play a part.
“We also raised the issue of migration of our youths across to Europe and the fact that it is not sustainable.
“It is something that Nigeria will like to see come to an end by creating economic activities here to make sure that young people stay back at home.
“The response of the European Union was very encouraging.
“We want to set up a joint committee that can advance this programme because rather than youths going out, we want them to come back and invest in agriculture.
“We are also lucky that Nigerian youths are interested in agriculture, different from youths in other countries. Even those who studied other courses are interested in agriculture.
“We did raise the issue of kidnapping of investors here, we do not want any Nigerian or foreigner investing here to be kidnapped and taken away,’’ Ogbeh said.


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kingcalors at 10:23 AM, 15/05/2019 (2 months ago)
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He should also advice the EU to deny all Nigerian politicians visa to EU hospitals. Rubbishhhh!
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kp45 at 10:32 AM, 15/05/2019 (2 months ago)
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Slavery in our own land. God have mercy
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Doyourworst at 10:40 AM, 15/05/2019 (2 months ago)
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Stupid old politician. EU should restrict Visa for Nigeria  Politicians first before anyone else. Where are their children?...all are here. I used to see some of them. Living big life with our money. Nonsense.
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OzohLawrence at 11:39 AM, 15/05/2019 (2 months ago)
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Oga God go punish you for ever, idiot" where is your children,. My problem was you don't come out for this, you only hide inside your room talking
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OzohLawrence at 11:45 AM, 15/05/2019 (2 months ago)
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Old fool,.don't worry you must get what you want on social media,. You want to advice people that is more learned than you,. Old tool, you gonna get what you are looking for
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ejikeiyo at 04:53 PM, 15/05/2019 (2 months ago)
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wasted generation
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kacylee at 08:43 PM, 15/05/2019 (2 months ago)
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all these old men in politics are just hopeless, as if they are competing with the youths

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