Historical Background

The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State (FUNAAB) was established on January 1, 1988 by the Federal Government when four Universities of Technology, earlier merged in 1984, were demerged. This led to the creation of the first two Universities of Agriculture in Abeokuta and Makurdi. On the same date, Professor Nurudeen Olorun-Nimbe Adedipe was […]

AMREC Test-Runs Thresher Machines

  Prof. Salako (right), responding to questions on the operation of the Soya-bean Threshers Succour is coming the way of rural farmers in the South-West part of the country, as the Agricultural Media Resources and Extension Centre (AMREC) of the University, is set to distribute Soya-beans Threshing Machines to farmers. This was disclosed by the […]

UNAAB Appoints Demonstrators for Departments

  The University Management has appointed Demonstrators for the Departments of Physics, Chemistry, Biological Sciences, Animal Physiology and Plant Physiology. According to the Acting Registrar, Mr. Adeleke Adeboye, the Demonstrators were appointed for the 100-Level Practical Classes for the various Departments under the University’s Quick Intervention Programme. Demonstrators appointed for the Physics’ Department are: Adeyemi […]

Excursion Team Commends UNAAB’s Hospitality

  A team of visitors, under the aegis of the Women’s Board, has commended members of the University community for their exemplary sense of hospitality. According to the Team Leader, Miss Bola Afolabi, who spoke with the UNAAB Bulletin Crew, on behalf of other visiting members of the Board, said the excursion was highly interesting […]

UNAAB to construct Commercial Motor Park …Construction of Walkways On-going

The commercial Motor Park already cleared for commencement of work. (Inset): The walkways In order to decongest the main road from the activities of commercial motor drivers, the Management of the University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (UNAAB) has approved the construction of a commercial Motor Park, behind the main University bus stop. This fact was disclosed […]

CEREMONIAL ROAD: Contractor Targets Feb. 5 as Delivery Date

Left: Engr. Sumonu in a chat with UNAAB Bulletin crew. Right: OFA Workers, grading the road The contractor handling the UNAAB Ceremonial Road, Oriental Femab Amimike (OFA) Quarry and Construction Company Limited has set February 5, 2011 as the possible date of delivery of the tarred road to the University. Speaking with the UNAAB Bulletin […]

Bureaucracy, bane of agric development ― Don

  Professor Peter Okuneye delivering his Lecture, while other dignitaries on the high table listen with rapt attention. The non-performance of the agricultural sector and its decline as a major foreign exchange earner has been blamed on excessive and unnecessary formalities often adopted by policy formulators and executors in the country. A don in the […]

NEW YEAR: Works & Services Dept. thank God

It was a time to praise and give all the glory to God as the staffers of the Department of Works and Services, came together to celebrate a successful transition into the New Year. Delivering his word of exhortation tagged, “Living a Purposeful Life in UNAAB”, the Administrator, Prof. Samuel Adejuyigbe, encouraged staffers of the […]

Pre-NUGA Updates: Technical Committee approves venues

  Group photograph of the Pre-NUGA Local Organising Committee members   The Technical Committee of the Pre-NUGA competition billed to hold in the University has approved venues for the various events.   The Committee, headed by Dr. Abdulfatai Ademola Adiatu of the Lagos State University, LASU, had embarked on a technical inspection of the various […]

UNAAB Alumni Hold Convention, Lecture Series

  …Call for Members’ Support for Alma Mater     Cross-section of  UNAAB Alumni Awardees with Chairperson of the occasion, Prof. (Mrs) Elizabeth Balogun, President of UNAAB Alumni, Prof. Lateef Sanni, (2nd left back), DVC (Academic), Prof. Chryss Onwuka, DVC (Development) Prof. Segun Lagoke and others.       The University’s Alumni Association has called […]