Management Is Every Staff’s Responsibility
The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Kolawole Salako has said that management of human and capital resources is not an exclusive ... Read more
Get More Grants for the University - VC Appeals to Academic Staff
The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Kolawole Salako has charged academic staff to get more grants for the University ... Read more
COBFAS Boosts Town and Gown Relationship
As part of efforts toward boosting town and gown relationship, the University's Centre for Community Based Farming Scheme ... Read more
Processing of Requests: Management Needs 2 Weeks Notice
The University Management has directed that requests for permission to be away from the University, to travel out of the country ... Read more
VC Extends Visits to COLPHYS, COLBIOS, AMREC ... Calls for Support, Cooperation and Commitment
The Vice-Chancellor of the University, Professor Kolawole Salako has called for commitment, support and cooperation of members ... Read more
FUNAAB Vice-Chancellor Calls for Peace … Says I am a Testimony of God’s Existence
The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Kolawole Salako has stressed the need for religious tolerance, peace and harmony among members ... Read more
VC Tours INHURD
The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Kolawole Salako has paid a maiden visit to the Institute for Human Resources Development (INHURD) ... Read more
Workshop Tackles Food Insecurity
As part of concerted efforts at addressing the challenges facing global demand for safe food, the Food Processing and Value Addition ... Read more
COREN Commences COLENG Re-accreditation
The Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), has commenced a re-accreditation process, aimed at evaluating the standard ... Read more
ADMISSION TO POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES FOR 2017/2018 ACADEMIC SESSION
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FUNAAB’s 54 t h INAUGURAL LECTURE: Prof. Okeleye Tackles Food Insecurity
Radical transformation of Nigeria’s food system has been proffered as solution to food insecurity and poverty eradication ... Read more
INVITATION FOR PRE-QUALIFICATION AND TENDER
The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) invites interested, competent and reputable contractors for ... Read more
An Astute Administrator, a Legal Luminary, Educationist & Politician. A great Mobilizer and Politician, a True Ambassador of Peace. An ardent lover and supporter of Sports with penchant for Youths Development. Minister of GOD. A True and Patriotic Nigerian who has served his country with integrity at various stages of National and International engagements. Diligent, Modest, Accommodating, Disciplined & Dedicated.
Dr. Barr. Aboki Zhawa attended SIM/ECWA Junior Primary School, Rubochi for his Junior Primary School education between 1959 and 1962 and SIM/ ECWA Senior Primary School Yerwa for his Senior Primary School education between 1963 and 1965. He also attended Government Teachers' College, Keffi where he obtained Higher Elementary Grade Two Certificate in 1970. He proceeded to the SIM/ECWA Theological Seminary Igbaja and obtained Bachelor of Theology degree in 1974 and to the Gordon Cornwell Theological Seminary, USA for his Master’s Degree programme in Theological studies between 1975 and 1976 and to the Salem State College, USA to obtain Master’s Degree in School Administration in 1977. He also attended University of Jos for his Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Administration and Planning in 1984. He enrolled at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and obtained another Master’s Degree in Public Administration in 1988.
Dr. Aboki in his quest for knowledge, proceeded to the University of Abuja for his Law Degree and graduated with Second Class Upper Division in 2001.
Dr. Aboki is an Astute Administrator, Educationist, Politician, Leader and Conflict Resolution Arbitration.
ACTIVITIES AND SOCIETIES
(i) Member, Nigerian Institute of Management (MNIM).
(ii) Honourary Fellow, Institute of Chartered Trustees of Nigeria (2004)
(iii)Fellow, Institute of Management and Administrators of Nigeria (FIMEAN)
HONOURS AND AWARDS
Dr. Aboki has bagged several awards. They include:
(i) Officer of the Order of the Nigeria (OON) - President, Commander-in- Chief of the Armed Forces, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, GCFR 2002.
(ii) Appreciation Award for successful hosting of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting National Taskforce Abuja (CHOGM) December 2003. In recognition of selfless contribution to the CHOGM Event.
(iii) Letter of Commendation - Chief of General Staff (CGS) - December 1997- Commendation for Excellent Performance in the settlement of Boundary Matters.
(iv) Certificate of Appreciation - President, Commander-in- Chief of the Armed Forces, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, GCFR - December 2003 -Appreciation for selfless Contribution towards successful hosting of Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting (CHOGM)
(v) National Development Gold Awards - Hallmark Transparent Leadership Initiative - In recognition of the Exemplary Leadership Qualities and Transparent Antecedents in Public Service
(vi) Honorary Award for Excellence - North Central State Association of Nigeria November 2009 - In Recognition of the enormous contribution to Youth Empowerment, Educational Development, Love for the poor, Less Privileged, Humanitarian Service and Patriotic Nation Building.
(vii) African Meritorious Service Award African International Media Organisation (AIMO) - November 2010- For Good Conduct.
(viii) Best Couple of the Year Award - Fountain Counseling Services (FOCOS) & National Council of Women Societies (NCWS). November 1999.
(ix) Excellence in Service Award - Yar'Adua/Jonathan Solidarity Forum Home and Abroad (YJSFHA). June 2008.
(x) Directors Award - Federal Capital Territory Sports Council. In Recognition of the Contribution to Sports Development in FCT.
(xi) Youth Ambassador for Peace Award - Youth Federation for World Peace November 2008 - In Recognition of the contribution towards the promotion of peace and living an exemplary life.
(xii) Abuja Special Award - Federal Capital Territory Administration November 2013 - In Recognition of the Contribution to the Development of the Federal Capital Territory for Abuja @ 30.
(xiii) Pillars Awards for Excellence - Unijos Alumni Association Abuja Branch September 2002. In Recognition of the contribution to the Development of the Federal Capital Territory.
VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE & CAUSES
1. Grand Patron Boys Brigade Abuja Chapter January 1959 – Present (58 years 4 months);
2. Civil Rights and Social Action. Mentoring and Modeling lives positively;
3. Dr. Aboki cares about Education, Politics and Social Services;