Plant Variety Protection Act 2021
In Nigeria, there is this popular story of how some Asian countries came to Nigeria and left with our palm seedlings and other plant resources. Today, Nigeria imports oil from those countries.
28 May 2021
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) has commended the Nigerian Government for signing the Plant Variety Protection (PVP) Bill into law on May 21, 2021. The PVP Bill was passed by the House of Representatives on December 17, 2020 and the Nigerian senate on March 3, 2021, following several months of deliberation. A statement by…