PenCom Advises Staff on RSA Accounts

A call has gone to members of staff of the University, having zero Account Balances or experiencing under-remittance of their pension contributions in their respective Retirement Savings Account, to forward letters of complaint to the National Pension Commission A release, signed by the Acting Registrar, Mrs. Christiana Kuforiji, asked that such complaints should be routed…

FUNAAB Students Pay Colleagues’ School Fees … ‘We Got Our Inspiration from Our VC’

L-R; NAAS Vice-President, Ladejobi Kikelomo; the President, Titilola Munkail presenting the tuition fees to the Dean, Student Affairs, Prof. Sam Oluwalana and Deputy Director, Mr. Peter Akinlabi.   Members of the Nigerian Association of Agricultural Students (NAAS), FUNAAB Branch, have demonstrated rare sense of philanthropy, by paying the tuition fees of three of their colleagues….

London Academy Don Commends FUNAAB VC

The Director of Studies of the London Academy for Higher Education, Dr. Larry Jones-Esan, has commended the Vice-Chancellor, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Professor Oluwafemi Olaiya Balogun, for his contribution towards staff capacity building. Dr. Jones-Esan, gave the commendation in an exclusive chat with FUNAAB Bulletin at the Academy in Dubai, United Arab Emirates…

Letter of Appreciation to the University Community by the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwafemi Olaiya Balogun

I feel greatly delighted to extend warm gratitude to my distinguished colleagues, as well as the entire staff and students of the University, over the success recorded, during the just concluded National Universities Commission’s Institutional Accreditation exercise. I therefore wish to place on record, my unreserved appreciation of your unalloyed support, painstaking determination, fervour and…

NSN Holds 2011 Annual Symposium

The Nutrition Society of Nigeria (NSN), Ogun State Chapter, recently held its annual Symposium with the theme “Sport Nutrition” at the College of Veterinary Medicine (COLVET) Auditorium, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB). In his Welcome Address, the Chairman, Dr. W.A.O Afolabi, disclosed that NSN, as the official body of nutrition professionals in Nigeria was…

Don Advocates Proper Lifestyle

The Dean, Student Affairs, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Professor Samuel Oluwalana, has said the only way to defeat HIV/AIDS by Nigerians, is to live a proper lifestyle. Professor Oluwalana disclosed this while giving his Opening Address at a Lecture organized by the Youth Future Savers Initiative (YFSI) in conjunction with the Student Union…

FUNAAB Consult Ltd To Hold Workshop on GIS

The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) Conservices Limited, in collaboration with Integrated Media Concepts Ltd (IMC), will be organizing a 3-day Training Workshop on the Application of GIS in Crime Control, Health Services Delivery and Agricultural Development. A release signed by the Higher Executive Officer (Administration), FUNAAB Consult Ltd, Mr. E. K. Akinyelu, informed…

Guidelines for  Preparation/Presentation of Inaugural Lectures

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwafemi Olaiya Balogun has approved guidelines for the preparation and presentation of Inaugural Lectures in the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB). A release signed by the Chairman, Publications Committee, Professor Olasumbo Martins, informed that the culture of Inaugural Lecture, is part of the tradition of the University system intended to focus…

Embrace Opportunities To Develop Professionally, NAUW Tasks Women

Prof. Daisy Eruvbetine addressing delegates at the Seminar on International Opportunities for Women   Women working in Nigerian Universities have been charged to take advantage of international funding opportunities available, to develop professionally. The Guest Speaker, Professor (Mrs.) Daisy Eruvbetine, gave this charge at the Seminar on International Opportunities for Women, organized by the Nigerian…

NUC Accreditation Committee Arrives Campus – Swings Into Action

The National University Commission (NUC) team on Institutional Accreditation of the University (FUNAAB) arrived campus on  Monday amid poise and resolution to discharge its duties without fear or favour. Beaming  with smiles and exuding noticeable confidence, the team, which comprises of Legal luminary, erudite scholars, tested and proven University Administrators alighted from a white Bus…

Experts Charge FG To Re-invigorate Agricultural Production

Agricultural Economists in Nigeria have harped on the need by the Federal Government to re-invigorate agricultural production by providing avenue for commercial agricultural production, backed by improved and efficient marketing system. The Experts made the call through a Communiqué at the just concluded 12th Annual Conference of the Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE), held…