SOKOTO- The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has donated an essential electronic agricultural library worth 75,000 dollars (N15 million) to the Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto.
Reports state that the donation was made in collaboration with Cornell University in the United States of America.
A statement issued in Sokoto by the institution’s ICT Librarian, Mrs Kudirat Adegoke said the digital facility offers access to over 200 international and peer-reviewed journals related to sustainable agriculture.
It said: ‘’ the subjects covered include Agricultural sciences, engineering, plant and soil sciences, animal science and production, as well as veterinary medicine, among others’’.