We are here to Serve – Pro-Chancellor Tells Staff

Some elated members of Staff at the meeting Apparently impressed by the Council’s noticeable commitment to move the University forward within a short period of time, the Vice-Chancellor added that based on his interaction with Chairman and members of Council and their track record, he was confident that FUNAAB was on course. He therefore re-committed […]

Gates Foundation opportunity

Dear Colleagues The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has issued a call looking for projects led by MSc and PhD scientists at national agricultural research institutions and universities in sub-Saharan Africa, working in collaboration with other researchers internationally. It is not clear if some of the funding can be used for collaborator’s staff time but […]

Stop Buying “Ẹșa” – Aiyelaagbe

A FUNAAB don and expert in Fruit Science, Professor Isaac Aiyelaagbe, has decried the neglect of fruits as a panacea to food insecurity and malnutrition in Nigeria. Delivering the 39th Inaugural Lecture of the University titled, “Fruits: Food for the Birds?”. Professor Aiyelaagbe elicited the laughter of his audience when he admonished them not to […]

Staff School Moves To Permanent Site

The University Staff School, has moved to its permanent site on Alabata Road, main campus of the University. This is after a period of fifteen years at the mini-campus, Isale-Igbein, a property which was leased from the Anglican Communion. Speaking at the colourful commissioning ceremony, the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Olusola Oyewole,who was visibly elated, reminded the […]

Strategic Planning 2011-2020 Call For Memoranda

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Olusola Bandele Oyewole has approved the constitution of a 41-member Committee On 2011-2020 Strategic Plan, under the Chairmanship of Professor O. A. Osinowo, Director, IFSERAR with the following Terms of Reference: Terms of Reference(i) To evaluate the strengths in the 2000 – 2010 Strategic Plan for the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta;(ii) […]

FUNAAB Holds One-Day Professors’ Retreat

The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), will on Thursday, April 4, 2013 holds One-Day Professors’ Retreat, the first-of-its-kind at the Conference Centre, Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, Abeokuta. A release dated and signed by the Director, Directorate of Grants Management (DGM), Dr. Olukayode Akinyemi stated that the theme of the Retreat is, “Developing Strategies to […]

Shun Cultism, Examination Malpractices – FUNAAB, VC … Matriculates Part-Time Degree Students

The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Olusola Bandele Oyewole addressing the matriculating students during the ceremony. The Vice-Chancellor, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Professor Olusola Bandele Oyewole has admonished matriculated students of the Part-time Degree Programmes to desist from Cultism, Examination Malpractices and other social vices. Professor Oyewole made this known while delivering his address at the […]

Let’s Imbibe the Culture of Celebrating Together – VC tells Nigerians … As Tantalizers Begins Operations in FUNAAB

The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Olusola Bandele Oyewole commissioning the Tantalizers Cafeteria while the Executive Director, Tantalizers, Mr. Gabriel Ojesekhoba lends support. The Vice-Chancellor, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Professor Olusola Bandele Oyewole has charged Nigerians to imbibe the culture of celebrating together. Professor Oyewole disclosed this while commissioning the Tantalizers Cafeteria in FUNAAB. The Vice-Chancellor […]

CASSAVA BREAD: VC Lauds FG Transformation Agenda

  The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Olusola Bandele Oyewole has reiterated the University’s Commitment to the transformation programme of President Goodluck Jonathan’s Administration. Speaking at a One-Day National Cassava Stakeholders’ Forum at NICON Luxury Hotel, Abuja, Professor Oyewole described the evolution and commercialization of cassava bread in the country as part of government’s transformation agenda, which is […]