President Buhari approves upgrading of Presidential Zoo

As part of efforts to enhance the practice of conservation, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the remodelling and upgrading of the Presidential Wildlife Sanctuary (PWLS).

Permanent secretary, State House, Mr. Tijjani Umar made stated this in Abuja, while receiving a delegation of wildlife experts from Zimbabwe, on a week-long assessment tour of the PWLS, formerly known as the State House Zoo.

Mr. Umar underscored the importance of safeguarding the wildlife in the seat of government not only for recreational purposes but also for rehabilitation, research and knowledge sharing.