• Bill Gates Foundation to boost rice, yam production in Nigeria

    Bill Gates Foundation to boost rice, yam production in Nigeria

    It was gathered that the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on Tuesday said it was funding six agricultural commodities value chains with emphasis on rice and yam production to ensure food sufficient in Nigeria.

    Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is the largest private foundation in the world, founded by Bill Gates.

    Dr Audu Grema, the Senior Programme Officer, Agriculture in the West African Office of the Foundation, said in Abuja on Tuesday.

    He listed some agricultural projects of the foundation to include CARI-Project […]