Agricom Field Services Network, a telecommunication company, weekend, announced the appointment of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, as its Chairman.
A statement by Agricom’s Executive Vice Chairman, Adegboyega Olulade, said the former Vice President had agreed to bring his wealth of experience both in agriculture and other successful businesses to Agricom, which provides extension services to over 250 million registered farmers nationwide.
The statement said further that Dr. Adinoyi Onukaba was appointed as the Executive Director (North). Onukaba is a university teacher, journalist and politician, who runs a fish and poultry farm in Bwari, Abuja. It added that Agricom worked closely with federal and states’ Ministries of Agri-culture to provide regular and timely information to millions of farmers, thus bridging the gap between government officials and farmers.