FUNAI, IITA to partner on research, agriculture development
The Federal University Ndufu-Alike Ikwo (FUNAI), Ebonyi State, is set to partner the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan, Oyo State, in the areas of research, agriculture, staff and students’ training and agricultural research proposal development. This was disclosed by the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Chinedum Nwajiuba, during his visit to the institute, to discuss…
Nigerian scientist develops Ebola, Lassa fever detector
A Nigerian scientist, Dr. Michael Odighemeh, has announced the discovery of a fuzzy-neutral expert system for detecting Ebola and Lassa fever.
FUNAI matriculates 2, 000 Students
Federal University Ndufu-Alike Ikwo (FUNAI), Ebonyi State has matriculated over 2, 000 students for the 2017/2018 academic session. In the ceremony held yesterday to usher in the freshmen into the seven faculties and college of medicine, the Vice-chancellor, Chinedum Nwajiuba noted that the students were admitted based on their successes in O’ Level examinations, the…
French government, varsity agree to expand frontiers of collaboration
The French Government and Federal University, Ndufu-Alike Ikwo (FUNAI), Ebonyi State, have agreed to expand the frontiers of agreement their to make it more robust, engaging and capable of affecting other areas. The French Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Dennys Gauer, said recently during an official visit to the university, that the partnership, geared towards providing…
Scientists reduce corrosion in oil pipelines with local biocides
Scientists have effectively reduced corrosion in crude oil and petroleum pipelines using natural and non-toxic biocides to replace imported and toxic versions.
Stakeholders list grey areas in FG’s economic recovery plan
Eggheads at the Federal University Ndufu-Alike Ikwo (FUNAI), Ebonyi State, have x-rayed the nation’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP), urging government to jump-start the economy by providing the enabling environment and playing significant role through investments.
Varsity begins greening initiative
Towards total greening and aesthetic beauty of the university environment, Federal University Ndufu-Alike Ikwo (FUNAI), Ebonyi State has carried out another round of tree planting exercise to promote eco-friendliness, guard against environmental degradation, provide edible fruits for staff and students.
‘Rising temperature has implications for human health, livestock’
Chinedum Nwajiuba is a Professor of Agricultural Economics, immediate past Executive Director of Nigerian Environmental Study Action Team (NEST) and currently Vice Chancellor of the Federal University Ndufu-Alike Ikwo (FUNAI).
FUNAI to host South-east remote-sensing centre
The Federal University, Ndufu Alike (FUNAI), in Ikwo Local Government Area of Ebonyi state has been picked to host the South-East Centre for Remote Sensing.