FUNAAB Director of Health Services Takes Stock … Commends VC

Director, Health Services, Dr. Olusola Talabi responding to questions from FUNAAB Bulletin. Beside him is one the newly acquired medical equipment.   For about two hours, the Director of the University Health Services, Dr. Olusola Talabi, last Monday, reeled out a catalogue of achievements of the Centre in the outgoing year. According to Dr. Talabi,…

Year 2011 In Perspectives – Students, Staff Speak on How FUNAAB Fared

MR. ADESOPE AKINMADE Admin Officer II, Graduate Records and Career Centre (GRECC) “We have performed well. I mean the Prof. Oluwafemi Olaiya Balogun-led Management team did very well. I will score FUNAAB 99 per cent in terms of performance. This is most visible in the area of academic excellence and infrastructural development. Narrowing it down…

Our Relocation To COLFHEC Complex Is A Miracle – Dean

The Dean, College of Food Science and Human Ecology (COLFHEC), Prof. (Mrs.) Folake Henshaw, has described the movement of the College to its new ultra-modern complex as a miracle. Speaking during an exclusive chat with FUNAAB Bulletin in her new tastefully furnished office, Prof. Henshaw disclosed that about one month ago, nobody would have thought…

FUNAAB Sets for Night of Excellence

Preparations had already commenced in earnest for the celebration of the traditional Night of Excellence, by the University community on Sunday, January 1, 2012. At a meeting convened by the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwafemi Olaiya Balogun, with selected officials, cutting across all strata of the University, last Thursday evening, at the Royal Greens Guest House, Ibara,…

NUC Approves COLMAS Programmes

The National Universities Commission (NUC) has granted approval to the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) programmes in the College of Management Sciences (COLMAS). A release by the Director, Academic Planning Unit, Professor Adekojo Waheed informed that NUC’s approval was on the heels of the just concluded Resource Verification Exercise at the College. According to…

Merry Xmas & Happy New Year in Advance – VC

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwafemi Olaiya Balogun, has expressed his felicitations and good wishes on the occasion of the yuletide to the entire members of the University Community. In the message made available to FUNAAB Bulletin, Professor Balogun urged community members to celebrate with moderation while taking time to reflect on the essence of the season….

FUNAAB Engulfed in Xmas Ecstasy …It’s a medley of colours all the way

Behold! A kaleidoscope of Christmas lightings and colour at FUNAAB Campus   A kaleidoscope of colours has enveloped the Alabata Permanent Site of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) as excitement and palpable euphoria of Christmas and End of Year festivities rent the air. FUNAAB Bulletin crew which went round the campus last Monday…

New Appointments

S/N Name Appointment Department/College 1. Mrs. Adeniji, Elizabeth Aderonke Senior Lecturer Plant Physiology and Crop Production COLPLANT 2. Dr. D. O. Moronkola Senior Lecturer Chemistry, COLNAS 3. Dr. F. O. Olufemi Senior Lecturer COLVET 4. Dr. D. A. Agunbiade Senior Lecturer Statistics, COLNAS 5. Dr. I. A. Osinuga Senior Lecturer Mathematics, COLNAS 6. Dr. A….

Institutional Accreditation Exercise: What the VC Said

The University played host to members of the Institution Accreditation, from the Universities Commission (NUC), Abuja, who conducted the Institution Accreditation Exercise, between December 5 and 9. 2011.Excerpts: On the Importance of the Exercise: “The importance of this exercise is not lost on us at all. We are aware of the importance of the objective…

University Librarian Formally Retires

The University’s Governing Council, at its 66th Statutory Meeting had considered and accepted the notice of statutory retirement from the services of the University of the immediate past University Librarian, Mr. Abayomi Agboola. A release, signed by the Acting Registrar, Mrs. C.B Kuforiji, said Council commended the retiree for his positive contributions to the development…

New Requirement for Maternity Leave

Female members of staff of the University, applying for Maternity Leave, had been advised to ensure that information on their Expected Date of Delivery (EDD) is stated on their Maternity Certificates. A release signed by the Director, Health Services, Dr. Olusola Talabi, stated that the EDD is an important administrative requirement before the issuance of…

FUNAAB Appoints Demonstrators

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwafemi Olaiya Balogun has approved the appointments of four Demonstrators, to assist in the effective management of large practical classes, for the 2011/2012 Academic Session. The appointees are: O.A Omikunle, M.O Olayiwola, A. O Egbontan and A. O Akinyemi. A release, signed by the Deputy Director, Establishment Matters (Senior Staff), Mr. Omowon…