• Nigerian Institute develops vaccine for Tomato pest

    Nigerian Institute develops vaccine for Tomato pest

    According reports, the National Research Institute for Chemical Technology, Zaria, Kaduna State on Thursday said it had developed a vaccine for the tomato pest, Tuta Absoluta.

    The institute’s Public Relations Officer, Alhaji Bala Aliyu, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Zaria that an end had come to the disease, which had been ravaging tomato farms.

    According to Aliyu, the Director-General of the institute, Prof. Idris Bugaje, has worked extensively to provide a solution to the menace destroying the tomato farm in […]