The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina has urged the Presidential Committee on Land Reforms to cut down the cost of land registration and also look into women access to land.
The minister who visited the committee, decried the inability of the country to fully utilise its arable land, stressing that land registration has been widely politicised.
Mr. Adesina said “Nigeria is poised to join a new alliance for global food security and we have strong support with all existing countries for Nigeria’s participation in this.”
He however said for the nation to be fully accepted, it will need to reform its land policy. He disclosed the during the visit of the led by Prof. Peter Adeniyi in Abuja.