Photos: Sokoto state government sign agreement with Chinese Agricultural firm
Sokoto government today signed a memorandum of understanding with a
Chinese firm, Henan Province of China, for the establishment of a
demonstration farm and boosting of agriculture in the state. According
to the Sokoto state governor, Aminu Tambuwal's spokesperson, Imam Imam,
this agreement has made Sokoto one of the beneficiaries of the 100
agricultural projects to be sited in developing countries which was
announced by the Chinese President, Ji Xinping during the South-South
Cooperation meeting held in September 2015.
The deal will see to the application of new
technology for cultivation of crops such as corn, wheat, tomatoes and
onions. See more photos below...