Biographical Info

  • Gender Male
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Profession: Agriculturist

Contact Info

  • Official Website Visit Page
  • Official Address:
    Agricultural Research House,
    Plot 223D, Cadastral Zone,
    B6 Mabushi, Wuse,
    Abuja, Nigeria.
  • Official Post Address:
    P.M.B. 5026, Wuse, Abuja.

Education Qualification

  • PhD: Massey University in New Zealand . Ended: 1991
  • Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) in Zaria, Nigeria . Ended: 1978
  • M.Sc: University of Wisconsin-Madison . Ended: 1983

Professional History

  • Deputy Director: Agricultural Sciences Department (ASD) of the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMA&RD) . Started: 2001
  • Deputy Director : Food Sector of the Petroleum (Special) Trust Fund (PTF). Started: 1998. Ended: 1999
  • Senior Lecturer: Usumanu Danfodio University, Sokoto (UDUS). Started: 1986. Ended: 1998
  • Dean of Faculty of Veterinary Medicine: Usumanu Danfodio University, Sokoto (UDUS). Started: 1995. Ended: 1997
  • Veterinary Research Officer II: National Veterinary Research Institute (NVRI), Vom . Started: 1979
  • Project Manager : Agriculture and Rural Institutions Support Project (ARISP), funded by the African Development Bank (AfDB). Started: 2006. Ended: 2010
  • Director, Knowledge Management Programme: Agricultural Research Council of Nigeria. Started: 2011

Professional Qualifications

  • Fellow: College of Veterinary Surgeon, Nigeria (FCVSN)
  • Associate Member: Nigerian Institute of Management (MNIM).

Education Rank

  • Engr Ovuewhorie Jerry Aghalino

  • Dr. Abu Mohammed Ataja
    Director, Knowledge Management Programme: Agricultural Research Council of Nigeria

  • Hon. Ekundayo A. Ajebiosu Yacoob
    Representative: LAGOS - Kosofe

Main Remuneration (Annual): Not Available
Other Remuneration (Annual): Not Available

Other Official Information

An alumnus of Massey University, Palmerston-North, New Zealand and the Prince of Wales’ University of Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership.