Weekly Highlight: 25th- 31st October 2020
Andrew is the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Agriculture as well as the Special Assistant on projects to the Honourable Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Prior to these appointments, he served as the Senior Technical Adviser on policy and projects to the Honourable Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, during which period the Agriculture Promotion Policy (APP) was formulated as the sectoral policy for the period 2016 t0 2020. He led the development of the Nigeria-Brazil Bilateral Agriculture Development Programme, the Green Imperative which seeks to modernize agriculture practices by linking private sector-led mechanization and agro processing with smallholder farmers.
He also served as the Senior Technical Adviser to the Vice President on Agriculture Interventions Coordination responsible for the Secretariat of the National Economic Council Subcommittee on Farmer-Herder crises that produced the 10-year National Livestock Transformation Plan strategy to holistically address the farmer-herder conflicts as well as modernize livestock production in Nigeria.