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“I like to see agencies such as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and the Nigerian Maritime and Safety Agency come together with the Minister of Finance, to review how far we can harness our resources, ‘’ he said.

Cocoa was to the western Nigeria what oil is to Nigeria now. That was the golden era of economic development of the South West before the introduction of the unitary-federal system of government we are currently running in Nigeria, which now makes most states to be dependent on federal allocation for survival.

Udoma, represented by Aso Vakporoye, the Deputy Director, Economic Growth in the ministry, spoke in Abuja on Wednesday during the public presentation and capacity building on 2017 agriculture budget.