INAUGURAL LECTURE: Ekiti Govt. Lifts UNAAB with N1m

The Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Olusegun Oni has donated a sum of One million Naira to the University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, to enhance the sustainability of its Inaugural Lectures. The Governor announced the donation while giving his Goodwill Message, during the 30th Inaugural Lecture delivered by Professor Akinwunmi Moses Omotayo, the immediate past Commissioner for […]

DEVELOPMENT: UNAAB VC Makes Case For Web 2.0

Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Development, Prof. Segun Lagoke (standing) and flanked by his Academic counterpart (left), Prof. Chryss Onwuka addressing participants at the Web 2.0 Workshop held at UNAAB recently. The Vice-Chancellor, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (UNAAB), Professor Oluwafemi Olaiya Balogun, has described Web 2.0 as catalyst for socio-economic development of organizations and the nation at large. […]

Expert Canvasses for Green Chemistry

Group photograph of members of the Chemical Society of Nigeria at the Ogun 2010 Conference A Professor of Analytical and Environmental Chemistry, Professor Oladele Osibanjo, has said that Green Chemistry is fundamental to prevention of chemical pollution, calling for its incorporation into industrial processes in Nigeria, as a panacea for development. Professor Osibanjo made this […]

HONOURS: Profs Osinowo, Adebambo Bag Fellowship

‘Fellows of Fellow’, (L-R) Professors Olusegun Osinowo and Olufunmilayo Adebambo Well wishers within and outside the University community last Thursday rejoiced with the Director of the University’s Institute of Food Security, Environmental Resources and Agricultural Research (IFSERAR), Professor Olusegun Osinowo who was conferred a Fellow of the Animal Science Association of Nigeria (ASAN) at the […]

Consumers Are Short-Changing Farmers — UNAAB 30th Inaugural Lecturer

The 30th Inaugural Lecturer, Professor Akinwunmi Omotayo The 30th Inaugural Lecturer of the University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, (UNAAB), Prof. Akinwunmi Moses Omotayo, has decried the downward trend in the fortunes of Nigerian peasant farmers, lamenting that they are being daily short-changed by consumers of their produce. Omotayo, who is a Professor of Agricultural Extension and […]

Council Appoints Adeboye as Acting Registrar

Ag. Registrar, Mr. Adeleke Adeboye The University’s Governing Council at its 64th Statutory Meeting held between Monday, 20th and Friday, 24th September, 2010, has appointed Mr. Adeleke Oluyinka Adeboye as the Acting Registrar of the University of Agriculture, Abeokuta. The appointment took effect from Friday, September 24, 2010. Mr. Adeboye, a Director of Council Affairs […]

UNAAB Screens Candidates, Invites 3,009

Members of the Screening Panel taking the roll call of candidates during the exercise A total of 3,009 candidates offered provisional admission into the University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, for the 2010/2011 Academic Session have been invited for further screening to determine their eligibility. The Screening Committee Chairman, Professor Chryss Onwuka, said the exercise which has […]

UNAAB Recalls Student from Suspension … exonerates another

Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Balogun The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwafemi Olaiya Balogun has approved the recall of a student who was suspended from the University for alleged acts of misconduct. The student is MOROUNTONU, Babatunde S. (06/1661) of the Department of Plant Breeding and Seed Technology. According to a release by the Acting Registrar, Mr. Adeleke Adeboye, the […]

UNAAB Takes Delivery of Seven New Buses

The convoy of the seven new buses. Inset is the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Balogun (right)leading the inspection team The Transport Pool of the University has been further expanded with the delivery of seven new buses, directly procured from Ashok Leyland of India.A convoy of the 75-capacity buses were driven to the University Campus last Thursday, after […]

UNAAB 30th Inaugural Lecture Holds Wednesday

30th Inaugural Lecturer, Professor Akinwunmi Moses Omotayo The 30th Inaugural Lecture of the University will hold on Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at the Julius Okojie Lecture Theatre Complex beginning at 3.00 p.m. The Director, UNAAB CONSULT, Professor Akinwunmi Moses Omotayo will deliver the lecture titled “THE NIGERIAN FARMER AND THE ELUSIVE CROWN”. The Inaugural Lecturer […]