Sahel expands scholars programme across Nigeria
To continuously empower outstanding Nigerian students through mentorship, hands-on experience and scholarships, the Sahel Scholars’ Programme (SASP), has extended its scholarship programme to Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria and Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife. SASP, a yearly programme, which started with the University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN), this year, widened its opportunity and included ABU…
Ahmadu bags NIM fellowship
The Chief Operating Officer (COO), African Circle Pollution Management Limited (ACPML), Mr. Ahmadu Fidi Ahmadu has been appointed as a Fellow of the Nigeria Institute of Management (Chartered). According to a letter approved by the President and Chairman of Council, Nigeria Institute of Management (Chartered), Professor Olukunle Iyanda and signed by the Registrar/Chief Executive Officer,…
How Alaafin of Oyo inspired Joe Boy to retain ABU title at GOtv Boxing Night 15
The presence of the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi 111, played a major role in the victory recorded by Nigeria’s Oto ‘Joe Boy’ Joseph over a resilient Ghana’s Nathaniel Nukpe in their African Boxing Union (ABU) lightweight title fight at the Liberty Stadium, Ibadan on Sunday night. The complex (now Obafemi Awolowo Stadium) shot…
Don develops two antimalarial drugs in ABU
Prof Umar Katsayel of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences of the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, has developed two antimaterial drugs that can compete with other relevant drugs in the treatment of material parasites.
Dangote bags ABU top corporate award
Africa’s foremost philanthropist and President of the Dangote Group, Aliko Dangotehas bagged Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) top Corporate Award. The Ahmadu Bello University Alumni Association conferred the Award on him. The National President of ABU Alumni, Prof Tijani Mora said the 2018 Corporate Award was presented to the top industrialist in view of the numerous…
ABU management, union at loggerhead over staff school resumption
The authorities of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) and the joint unions of universities are at loggerhead over staff school resumption. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the university’s management had directed teachers of the university’ s staff school to resume duty today, Monday, Jan. 15. However, the joint unions comprising Senior Staff Association…
ABU alumni donate to Pacelli School
The Alumni Association of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Lagos Chapter at the weekend donated food items and toiletries to the Pacelli School for the Blind and Partially-Sighted in Lagos.
ABU ex-VC, Ango Abdullahi, backs relocation declaration
The spokesman of Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Prof. Ango Abdullahi, has thrown his weight behind the ejection notice, saying the youths were only ventilating their anger over the unpalatable behaviour of their guests.
ABU to honour women in defence, judiciary and security
The Faculty of Social Science, Ahmadu Bello University, (ABU) Zaria and the International Institute for Security and Governance Studies have concluded plans to recognize and honour women ...