Academic feats: University Senate congratulates Kwaga, Katsayal, Buratai, others
The Senate of Ahmadu Bello University has acknowledged with delight the numerous academic developments achieved by some staff of the University in recent times.
Chairing the 519th Senate Meeting held on Monday, 20th February, 2023, the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Kabiru Bala, congratulated them, and urged others to emulate them.
The staff, whose academic and professional accomplishments were acknowledged...
ABU Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Kabiru Bala, bags ANSEN Fellowship
The Academy of Natural Science and Engineering in Nigeria (ANSEN) has approved the nomination of the Vice-Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University, Prof. Kabiru Bala, for its Fellowship (FANSE), an award regarded as one of its highest national honours that an applied scientist or engineer may receive.
A letter conveying his nomination for the Fellowship signed by the Academy’s Interim President, Prof. Danladi S. Matawal, clearly ...
Council upgrades ABU’s 53-year-old IJMB unit to directorate
The Governing Council of Ahmadu Bello University has approved the upgrade of the institution’s 53-year-old Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB) unit to a Directorate.
The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Kabiru Bala, who made this known at the 519th (Regular) meeting of the Senate held on Monday, 20th February, 2023, said that the Council approved the proposal for the upgrade of the unit to the status of a directorate at its 201...
The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Kabiru Bala, has made new appointments and reappointments, and they are as follows:
1. Prof. Nafiu Abdu, Deputy Director (Quality Assurance) Directorate of Academic Planning & Monitoring (with effect from 24th January, 2023)
2. Prof. Sumaila Malachy, Deputy Dean, School of Postgraduate Studies (Main Campus) (with effect from 16th February, 2023)
3. Dr. (Mrs.) Adama Adamu, Head, Department of Mass Communication (with ef...
Vice-Chancellor commissions roads at Mando Agric College
… Lauds Prof. Mahadi for giant strides at DAC
The newly constructed roads at College of Agriculture and Animal Science, Mando, Kaduna, were today commissioned by the Vice-Chancellor, Ahmadu Bello University, Prof. Kabiru Bala.
Commissioning the road project today, the Vice-Chancellor expressed satisfaction with the quality of the work and commended the Director, Division of Agricultural Colleges (DAC), Prof. Musa Abdullahi Mahadi...
ABU Management on tour of student hostels
The Management of Ahmadu Bello University led by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Kabiru Bala, has embarked on a tour of some student hostels to assess their living conditions.
The Vice-Chancellor interacted with the Hall Administrators and students at the hostels visited. A lot of issues were raised.
These issues bordered around water supply, lighting, plumbing amongst others. The Vice-Chancellor promised to look into the issues identif...
A team of experts from the World Bank, National Universities Commission (NUC) and Association of African Universities (AAU) visited Ahmadu Bello University today to verify the quality of the infrastructure and utilisation of the ICT network.
The team members, led by Mrs. Irene Dufie Addai, were at the institution’s Africa Centre of Excellence on New Pedagogies in Engineering Education (ACENPEE) and Africa Centre of Excellence on Neglected Tropical Diseases and Forensic Biotechnology (ACEN...
ABU’s decision to honour me a true reflection of its recognition for selfless service to humanity – Col. Sani Bello (Rtd)
Former Military Governor of old Kano State Col. Sani Bello (Rtd) says the decision by Ahmadu Bello University to award him an honorary doctorate degree is a true reflection of the institution’s recognition for selfless service to humanity.
The University had at its 42nd/Diamond Jubilee Convocation last week conferred the Doctor of Science (Honoris Causa) o...