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Veterinarians canvass for livestock ministries

Dr Vincent Isegbe, DG, NAQS

Veterinary experts at the just concluded  Annual Veterinary Leaders Summit in Abuja  have appealed to the federal and state governments  to create livestock ministries to strengthen the scope of veterinary activities and enhance livestock development in the country.

The acting president of the Nigeria Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA), Dr Ibrahim Shehu Ado, the director -general of the Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS), Dr Vincent Isigbe and the former director of the Federal Department of Veterinary Services, Dr Gideon M. Mshelbwala, spoke on the many challenges confronting veterinary profession in Nigeria.