Millions of Nigeria households are engaged in the primary production of livestock, the large national herd of cattle is unable to meet the domestic demand for red meat. There are no livestock or meat exports from Nigeria due to the growing domestic demand. the estimated population of the country was over 200.96 million representing only 23% of world beef production.

The aim of this stakeholders engagement is to address critical issues in the Beef Value Chain thereby increase beef contribution to food security and create more employment