National Park Service seeks intervention fund



 National Park Service, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to expedite action towards the release the presidential intervention approved for the organisation.

The Chairman Governing Council National Park Service, Mr Ben Nwobasi made the call on Wednesday in Abuja.

He urged the president to see the need to expedite action to ensure that the parks in the country were improved upon and safe by accessing the intervention .

He noted that the intervention when released would help equip the rangers in all the parks across the country.

“This help to guard the parks and preserve lives people working within it and the lives within the parks. In fact, it help the entire ecosystem.

“We are doing our best to ensure that the parks function well and meet international standard. We can achieve the best if we have the fund.

He however, commended the president for the approval the 10 new parks in the country, saying it would generate income to the nation as both researchers and tourists would have places to .

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the governing council also accessed the of renovation going on within the parks headquarters. (NAN)