NAEC Inaugurates Chapter

NAEC Inaugurates Chapter

The Nigerian Association of Engineering Craftsmen (NAEC), FUNAAB Chapter, has been inaugurated in the University. The Association has one of its major objectives of harmonising all competent and practicing artisans, craftsmen as well as technicians in the various engineering fields at the federal, states and local government levels. Speaking at the event, the Acting Vice-Chancellor,…

COLAMRUD Holds Refreshers’ Workshop

COLAMRUD Holds Refreshers’ Workshop

The College of Agricultural Management and Rural Development (COLAMRUD), recently held a 2-day Refreshers’ Workshop for academic staff in the College at the Postgraduate School Auditorium. The workshop was the fallout of the Dean of COLAMRUD’s attendance at the Dialogue on Innovative Higher Education Strategies (DIES) International Dean’s Course that was designed for newly-appointed Deans…

FUNAAB Gets ACCA Accreditation

FUNAAB Gets ACCA Accreditation

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has presented a certificate of accreditation to the University. With the feat, FUNAAB has become the first and only federal university in Nigeria to be ACCA-certified. Speaking on the procedure, which led to the accreditation, the Acting Head, Department of Accounting, Dr. Sunday Kajola, disclosed that over a…

NUC Boss Charges FUNAAB on ACE

NUC Boss Charges FUNAAB on ACE

The Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission, Professor Abdulrasheed Abubakar and the World Bank have advised the University, to improve the funding of its World Bank Africa Centre of Excellence in Agriculture (CEADESE) project, as sponsored by the World Bank Africa Centre of Excellence (ACE). According to Professor Abubakar, the visit to FUNAAB was to perform…

FUNAAB Holds Convocation Jumat, Interdenominational Services

FUNAAB Holds Convocation Jumat, Interdenominational Services

The University began its weeklong celebration of the 23rd, 24th and 25th Combined Convocation Ceremonies with a Special Jumat and Interdenominational Church Service. Speaking at the Jumat Service, the Acting Vice-Chancellor, Professor Ololade Enikuomehin, thanked Almighty Allah for His mercies and the grace of life, saying that “The grace of having to come back together…

Media, Vital to Societal Development, Says Acting VC

As the University held its 23rd, 24th and 25th Combined Convocation Ceremonies’ Press Conference, the Acting Vice-Chancellor, Professor Ololade Enikuomehin, has revealed that the importance of the media could not be over-emphasised, saying that as the Fourth Estate of the Realm, the media have become the veritable tool for strengthening civil rule because of the…

FUNAAB Innovates at Agricultural Fair

FUNAAB Innovates at Agricultural Fair

The University has recorded milestones, as exhibited during its Research and Agricultural Fair, organized as part of activities of the 23rd, 24th and 25th Combined Convocation Ceremonies in the areas of entrepreneurial skills, livestock, farm produce, microfinancing and other production, associated with agriculture. FUNAAB Research and Agricultural Fair is an important part of academic life…

The Future is Here – Agric Minister Charges Graduands

The Future is Here – Agric Minister Charges Graduands

The nation’s Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief (Dr.) Audu Ogbeh, has informed graduating students of the University that the future is here, adding that the future was theirs and it would be determined by the abundance of food, as the most powerful ‘legislative house’ in the world was the stomach. Delivering the University’s…

Visitor Charges New Graduands to be Job-Creators

Visitor Charges New Graduands to be Job-Creators

The Visitor to the University and the President and Commander in Chief of Armed Forces, Federal Republic of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari, has charged newly-graduated students of the University to be job-creators rather than job-seekers. Speaking at the University’s 23rd, 24th and 25th Combined Convocation Ceremonies, President Buhari, who was represented by the Director, Directorate…

INVITATION FOR PRE-QUALIFICATION AND TENDER

The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) invites interested, competent and reputable contractors for Pre-qualification and tender for the projects stated below: INTRODUCTION:         1. ANNUAL REPORT TENDER FEE N2,500.00 SPECIFICATIONS Three hundred and thirty (330) pages All coloured Digital separation printing 135 gram hard paper for inner 300 gram hard card cover with MAT…

IT, Relevant in All Human Endeavours, Says Acting VC  

IT, Relevant in All Human Endeavours, Says Acting VC  

The Acting Vice-Chancellor, Professor Ololade Enikuomehin, has declared that Information Technology is applicable to all human endeavours. Professor Enikuomehin disclosed this at the 2nd International Conference on Applied Information Technology, tagged, ‘AIT 2017’ with the theme, “Exploring Information Technology Innovations for National Development”, organised by the Nigerian Computer Society (NCS), in collaboration with FUNAAB. The…