A team from Agricultural Research Council of Nigeria (ARCN), led by Prof. B.Y. Abubakar has paid a courtesy visit to the Vice-Chancellor, Ahmadu Bello University, Professor Kabir Bala.
The committee was in Zaria to visit the Agric Complex of the University, comprising the Institute of Agricultural Research (IAR), National Agricultural Extension Research and Liaison Services (NAERLS), Division of Agricultural Colleges (DAC) and National Animal Production Research Institute (NAPRI).
Six students from Ahmadu Bello University were among the nine students selected from three Nigerian universities that made up Team Nigeria which represented Africa at the Huawei ICT Skills Competition Global finals held virtually on Saturday, 7th November, 2020.
The others included two drawn from University of Ibadan and one picked from University of Port Harcourt.
The students from Ahmadu Bello University included Mustapha Abdullahi Jimoh (Department of Computer Engineering), Abdull...
Plans have been concluded by Ahmadu Bello University to upgrade its Veterinary Teaching Hospital and Faculty of Veterinary Medicine to a world class standard.
The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Kabir Bala, disclosed this while inspecting some renovation works at the hospital being handled by DAI Contractors under the Fleming Fund Country Grant.
Professor Bala was at the site on Tuesday alongside Proper Contractors Nigeria Limited, the sub-contractors, to match words with action. He was holdin...
Below is the list of successful companies that participated in the technical bid opening exercise held on Wednesday 28th October, 2020.
The Financial Bid will be held on Thursday 5th November, 2020. Previous Covid-19 protocols observed during the technical bid opening remains.
LIST OF SUCCESSFUL BIDDERS
Lot A1: Proposed Construction of One-Storey Sabbatical Quarters
Yukas & Son's Ventures Ltd
Ramussal Int'l Ltd
Project Services Global Link
A refurbished Toyota Hilux was today donated to Ahmadu Bello University by Institute for Agricultural Research (IAR) for use at the institution's Bulk Metering Unit.
Presenting the vehicle to the Vice-Chancellor, Prof Kabir Bala, the Institute's Executive Director, Prof Muhammad F Ishiyaku said the vehicle was donated specifically to help the unit improve its service delivery to the University community.
Prof Ishiyaku also said that the gesture on account that electrical installations within the...
Institute for Agricultural Research (IAR) has donated the sum of N500,000 to Ahmadu Bello University in aid for ABU Workers Football Club.
The donation was contained in a letter presented to the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Kabir Bala, by the Institute’s Executive Director, Prof. Muhammad F. Ishiyaku in Zaria.
Prof. Ishiyaku explained that the gesture was in response to the Vice-Chancellor’s letter soliciting for financial support on behalf of the football club.
Public universities in Nigeria must look inward in order to be self-sustaining in view of the current economic challenges facing the country, the Vice-Chancellor, Ahmadu Bello University, Prof. Kabir Bala, has said.
The Vice-Chancellor made the remark in Zaria on Monday, 5th October, 2020 when he received in audience members of Joint Chapels Council (JCC), an umbrella body of the Christian community in Ahmadu Bello University.
Prof. Bala explained that universities could stand the te...
Ahmadu Bello University Postgraduate Representatives Council (PRC) has visited the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Kabir Bala and congratulated him on his well-deserved appointment.
Secretary of the Council, Comrade Kabir Usman, who led a four-member delegation to the Vice-Chancellor, said Prof. Bala’s emergence as the Vice-Chancellor was “yet another opportunity” for him to have his “footprints on the sands of time”.
The Council, which prayed that God would con...
The additional African athletics centre in Nigeria would be domiciled at Ahmadu Bello University, President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Engr. Shehu Ibrahim Gusau, announced in Zaria recently.
When established, the Centre, which is to be officially called ‘Confederation of African Athletics Development Centre’, will be expected to extend the frontiers of sports development within the West African Sub-Region.
At present, the only Confederation of African A...
Ahmadu Bello University and Sasakawa Global Nigeria have vowed to strengthen their partnership on Africa Fund Extension Education Programme, an initiative that first started in Nigeria in 2002.
The two organizations made the resolve when the Country Director, Sasakawa Africa Association, Prof. Sani Miko Ahmed visited the Vice-Chancellor, Ahmadu Bello University, Prof. Kabir Bala, in Zaria recently.
Prof. Ahmed, who was in company of SAFE Regional Coordinator, Prof. Oladele Idowu, sa...