The NAS Science Media Award Dinner

Sitting from L-R: Dr. Oladoyin Odubanjo, Executive Secretary, The Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS), Ms. Caroline Southey, Editor, The Conversation Africa (Keynote Speaker), Professor Mosto Onuoha FAS, President, NAS, Professor Olatunde Farombi FAS, Public Affairs Secretary, NAS, Mr. Taiwo...

Distinguished Scientists inducted as Fellows.

Distinguished Scientists inducted as Fellows.

The Nigerian Academy of Science inducted new members into the Academy on 16th of May, 2019 in Abuja. The newly inducted Fellows were Professor Isaac .U. Asuzu FAS Professor Nduka .N.Ekere FAS Professor Mathew .o. Ilori FAS Professor Gabriel...

Ex-UN Diplomat, Ibe to Deliver SPE Nigeria Annual Lecture

A retired diplomat of the United Nations, Prof. Chidi Ibe, will be delivering the Annual Lecture at the Society of Petroleum Engineers Nigeria Council Oloibiri Lecture Series and Energy Forum holding on April 25, 2019. Other high profile speakers...

9th Nigerian Young Academy (NYA) Conference

Call for participation and submission of abstract
9th Nigerian Young Academy (NYA) Conference General Assembley
Date: Mon. 26th – wed. 28th August, 2019
Venue: Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria.
Abstracts should be submitted via email to:
Abstract submission Deadline: 15th July, 2019

Conference: Theme Momentum for Achieving the Sustainable Development Goal in Africa. Download flyers here

GYA Call for New Members

The call for a Global Young Academy (GYA) membership from 2020 is open until 15 September 2019. Applications are currently being sought from young, independent scholars who combine the highest level of research excellence with a demonstrated passion for delivering impact. Read more

More information on how to apply and the online application form can be found here


Professor Oyewusi Ibidapo-Obe FAS

Distinguished Professor Oyewusi Ibidapo-Obe FAS celebrated his 70th birthday thanksgiving on Friday, 5th of July, 2019. A black tie/full national dress reception was held in his honour where he launched Read more

Professor Friday Okonofua FAS

Professor Friday Okonofua FAS delivered the 7th Professor Adetokunbo Babatunde Sofoluwe Memorial Lecture on Thursday, 4th of July, 2019. His lecture titled ‘Re-thinking the archetypal medical education system in Nigeria’ was delivered at the Afe Babalola Auditorium, University of Lagos.  Read more