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Monday, July 3, 2017

Nigerian veterinarian, Enahoro, elected WVA councillor for Africa.

Nigerian veterinarian, Enahoro, elected WVA councillor for Africa.A Nigerian veterinary practitioner, Dr Gani Enahoro, has been elected as the World Veterinary Association (WVA) Councillor for Africa in the 2017-2020 executive council. It is the first time in the history of the 154-year-old organisation that a Nigerian will be representing Africa as a councilor. Enahoro, who was honoured as the “Role Model of the Veterinary Profession in Nigeria” by the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, in 2011, also bagged the distinguished alumnus award from his alma mater, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Ibadan, in March 2017. He was the recipient of Award of Excellence from the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta in February 2016 for “Excellent contributions to veterinary enterprises in Nigeria.” more