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UTG agric school receives donation of books

Nov 11, 2016, 11:18 AM | Article By: Yai Dibba

Ernest Aubee, head of  agriculture Division at ECOWAS Commission, recently donated some agricultural books and electronic materials to School of Agricultural and Environmental Science of the University of The Gambia.

Mr Ernest Aubee said the materials are a collection of research agricultural journals on different areas such as agronomy, food safety, land management, pest and diseases control and agricultural-related policies issues.

“These books would help the in teaching agriculture, food and nutrition,” he said, adding that the books were not his first support to the UTG.

Omar Sanneh, vice president of the UTG agriculture and environmental club, thanked Mr Ernest Aubee for “the wonderful donation”, saying the materials would helped in their research undertakings.

Tijan Jobe, UTG lecturer, said the donation would go a long way in stocking the library for the benefit of the students.

He said the books would be of great help to the students in doing their research on their research.