FUNAAB hopeful of CEADESE sustainability
The Vice-Chancellor, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Professor Kolawole Salako has expressed confidence that programmes under the Centre for Agricultural Development and Sustainable Environment....
Stakeholders urge return to organic farming
With the growing population of Africa and Nigeria in particular, the production of food via genetic modification has become inevitable, giving rise to genetically engineered crops.
Starting sustainable broiler production, processing business
Chicken production is a serious business in Nigeria and all over the world. More people are becoming conscious of the need to consume lean rather than red meat for health reasons, and it is projected that the consumption will increase as the world population moves upward. The annual consumption of chickens in Nigeria is conservatively…
No more conferment of honorary awards on me, says Soyinka
Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has said that the honorary doctoral degree he bagged at the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) on Friday is the last he would accept. Soyinka said that openly declaring an end to his active academic career in a place he began learning was not only symmetrically and nostalgically symbolic,…
Falz excites students, as Pulse invasion hits UNILORIN
An excited young lady grinned in satisfaction as she grabbed onto Falz’s jacket during the Surprise Celebrity Visit of the MTN Pulse Campus Invasion.
FUNAAB seeks restoration of management courses
Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) has called on the Visitor to the University, President Muhammadu Buhari, to restore management sciences undergraduate programmes that were delisted in universities of agriculture three years ago. The chancellor and Obong of Calabar, Edidem Ekpo Okon, the Abasi Otu V, made the call with the pro-chancellor and chairman of…
Soyinka to bag honorary Ph.D as FUNAAB graduates 113 first class
The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, is to award honorary doctorate degree to Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, as it graduates 113 first class students on Thursday.
‘We need ethical revolution to get things right in Nigeria’
Professor Felix Kolawole Salako, Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), a Fellow of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria (FSSSN), joined the university in 2000 as a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Soil Science and Land Management. He became a professor of Soil Physics in 2006 and has to his…