The Dean, College of Animal Science and Livestock Production, Professor Christian Ikeobi, has been elected into the Council of the Nigeria Institute of Animal Science (NIAS).
Professor Ikeobi was elected during the Institute’s Annual General Meeting, held in Enugu, on 9th August, 2011. He is to represent the Animal Genetics and Breeding sub-discipline on the Institute.
In a release, signed by Dr. Godwin Oyediji, Registrar of the Institute, Prof. Ikeobi’s election is for three years of 2011 – 2014.
Also elected as members of Council was a former Vice-Chancellor of the University, Professor Israel Adu, who emerged the 1st Vice-President, while Prof. (Mrs.) Olufunmilayo Adebambo is now a Fellow of the Institute.