FUNAAB Students Develop Mobile App
News Published in July 2016

FUNAAB Students Develop Mobile App

A group of students in the University have developed a mobile application (App) called ‘FUNAAB Air’ that allows students get latest updates, organise their academic activities and stay connected with each other in FUNAAB. The students are: Uzoma Ibe, 500-level, Department of Water Resources Management and Agro-meteorology, College of Environmental Resources Management (COLERM), who is…

Professors, Strategic to Attaining World-Class Status, Says VC
News Published in July 2016

Professors, Strategic to Attaining World-Class Status, Says VC

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Olusola Oyewole, has described Professors in the University as vital to the attainment of a world-class status for FUNAAB. The Vice-Chancellor disclosed this during a 2-day Professorial Retreat, held in the University and coordinated by the Directorate of Grants Management, with the theme “Grant-Winning Professors and Strategic Mentoring”. The Vice-Chancellor noted that…

FUNAAB Don Strengthens Cancer Research with Animal Research
News Published in July 2016

FUNAAB Don Strengthens Cancer Research with Animal Research

The United Kingdom-trained Professor of Animal Physiology at the University, Professor Okanlawon Onagbesan, has added to knowledge by strengthening cancer research by linking it with animal models.Professor Onagbesan, described this while speaking on the Agricultural Research Council (ARC) grant that he won, noting that ARC was a collaboration grant between United Kingdom and France in…

FUNAAB, IITA to Partner, to Curb Unemployment
News Published in July 2016

FUNAAB, IITA to Partner, to Curb Unemployment

As part of efforts to promote youth entrepreneurship and provide employment in agricultural sector in the country, the Empowering Novel Agri-Business Led Empowerment (ENABLE), Nigerian team, from the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan recently visited the University to strategise on how FUNAAB can partner with the organisation. The Director-General of ENABLE, represented by…

Information, Fifth Factor of Production, Says Professor Adebayo
News Published in July 2016

Information, Fifth Factor of Production, Says Professor Adebayo

With the widening gap between the industry and the university, the Director of Grants Management, Professor Kolawole Adebayo, has called for the acceptance of information as the fifth factor of agricultural production.  According to him, “There are ways that traditional economics should have improved itself longtime ago by bringing in information as a fifth factor…