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Mr ABDULLAHI Adam was born in Ilorin, Ilorin East LGA on the 26th October, 1985. Though, he is an indigene of Lafiagi in Edu Local Government Area of Kwara State. He attended the following schools:  Karuma LGA Primary School, Ilorin; Government Day Secondary School Karuma, Ilorin; Bachelor of Fisheries (B. Fisheries) Degree from Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto, (UDUS) Sokoto State, Nigeria with Second Class Honour, Upper Division and Masters in Fisheries Technology with Ph.D grade of 3.98; M. Tech (Water Resources, Aquaculture and Fisheries Technology) from Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State, Nigeria. He is proficient and computer friendly with leadership and entrepreneurial skills added to his certificates. He had his National Service by National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Orolu community High School, Ifon Orolu, Osun State Nigeria. He joined University of Ilorin Aquaculture and Fisheries Department on the 18th November, 2014 as pioneer Staff member.

However, prior to his University offer of appointment, he specialized in the followings:

  • Rice Farming and Livestock Rearing
  • Fish breeding, hatchery management and Aquaculture
  • Fish processing and marketing
  • Fish feed formulation and Nutrition
  • Fish Pond construction and managements
  • Aquapreneurships
  • General Fish Farm Consultant and manager

Professsional Memberships

  • Member, Fisheries Society of Nigeria (FISON)
  • Member, National Association of Academic Technologist (NAAT) University of Ilorin
  • Member, Association of Fish Farmers and Aquaculturist of Nigeria (AFFAN)
  • Secretary, Members of Standard Fish Alliance Multipurpose Cooperative Society (MOSFA MCS), Kwara State

Teaching Experience at University

All Practical Aquaculture and Fisheries Courses.

Area of Research Interest

Aquaculture and Fish Nutrition / Fish Breeding and Genetics