News Published in March 2014

… International Women’s Day Too

The National Association of University Women (NAUW), FUNAAB Branch recently celebrated this year’s International Women’s Day with the theme, Women Inspiring Change, amidst pomp and pageantry. The President of NAUW, Dr. (Mrs.) Comfort Onifade, disclosed that the United Nations (UN), had declared the annual celebration of the International Women’s Day as a day set aside…

News Published in March 2014

FUNAAB Celebrates Pioneer Librarian

The Governing Council of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) recently organised a farewell reception in honour of the pioneer University Librarian, Dr. Taofiq Salisu, who retired after 22 years of meritorious service to the University. Speaking at the occasion, the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman, Governing Council, Senator/Sir (Dr.) Adeseye Ogunlewe, statedthe occasion was to…

Utilise TETFund Intervention Properly – Wike
News Published in March 2014

Utilise TETFund Intervention Properly – Wike

Heads of Federal Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria, particularly in the South-West, have been advised to utilise the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) intervention given to them judiciously and for the purposes the money was released. Giving this advice was the Supervising Minister of Education, Chief (Barrister) Ezenwo Nyeson Wike, at the Stakeholders’ Town Hall Meeting…

Alumni Urged to be Worthy Leaders
News Published in March 2014

Alumni Urged to be Worthy Leaders

The Guest Lecturer at the 17th Annual Convention and 16th Annual Lecture Series of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta Alumni Association, Mr. Oludare Kodaolu, has admonished the executive and members of the FUNAAB Alumni Association to be good ambassadors of the University by leading and managing a virile Alumni Association. An alumnus of the…

Enhancing Research Collaboration between the Academia, Government and Industry
News Published in March 2014

Enhancing Research Collaboration between the Academia, Government and Industry

(Protocols) INTRODUCTION It is a great honour for me to be here in “Great Ife”, the famous Obafaemi Awolowo University (OAU) to deliver this keynote address on “Enhancing Research Collaboration between the Academia, Government and Industry”. I wish to thank the Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) for organizing this important workshop which provides a platform for…

Governing Council Receives Annual Report
News Published in March 2014

Governing Council Receives Annual Report

It was a memorable event recently, when the University Management formally presented the 2012/2013 Annual Report of the University to the Governing Council. While handing-over copies of the publication to the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of Council, Senator/Sir (Dr.) Adeseye Ogunlewe and other members during the 77th Statutory Meeting of the Council, the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Olusola…

New FUNAABSU Executive/sworn-in 
News Published in March 2014

New FUNAABSU Executive/sworn-in 

The newly-elected members of the Student Union executive and Students Representatives Council of the University have been sworn-in. They are: Comrade Kehinde Awosanya, President; Comrade Afusat Ladejobi, Vice-President; Comrade Olalekan Adebulu, General Secretary; Comrade Abiodun Ojediran, Assistant General Secretary; Comrade Rotimi Oladele, Treasurer; Comrade Oladotun Aderibigbe, Financial Secretary; Comrade Olamide Adelusi, Social Secretary; Comrade Modesta…

Uphold Good Moral Virtues – Don Counsels Varsity Students
News Published in March 2014

Uphold Good Moral Virtues – Don Counsels Varsity Students

The Acting Head, Department of Communication and General Studies, Dr. Helen Bodunde, has called on young ladies in the nation’s ivory towers to live exemplary lifestyles that would make them responsible members of the society. Dr. Bodunde gave the advice while delivering a lecture titled, Damsel of Excellence, duringin a Role Modelling event organised by a…