ABALU, Prof George Izomoli

Born Thursday, April 25, 1946

Agenebode, Etsako, Edo State





BSc, MSc, PhD

Gender: Male
Marital Status
  • Married
Name of Spouse Monica Mamedu (1984)
State of Origin: Edo State
Father's Name
Father's Status N/A
Mother's Name
Mother's Status N/A
Number of Male Children 1
Number of Female Children 3
Profession Agricultural Economist and University teacher
Working Experience Instructor of Economics, Iowa State University, 1970-71; , Head, Agricultural Economics Section, 1976; , Head, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 1976-81 , Acting head, Department of Livestock Economics and Rural Sociology, National Research Institute, 1976-81 , Visiting professor, Purdue University, USA, 1979-80, , Visiting professor, Cornell University, USA, 1980-81
Previous Appointments:

Head, Department of Agricultural Economics, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 1976-82;
Visiting Professor, Purdue University, USA, 1979-80;
Visiting Professor, Cornell University, USA, 1979-80;
Programme Leader, Farming Systems Research Programme, Institute for Agricultural Research, Zaria, 1980-87;
National Co-ordinator, National Farming Systems Research Network, 1983;
International Co-ordinator, West African Farming Systems Research Network, 1983-86;
Member. West African Farming Systems Research Network;

Inter national Association of Agricultural Economists

St. Joseph's College, Buca, Cameroun, 1960-64; University of Wiscon sin, Madison, USA, 1965-69; Iowa State University, USA, 1969-73

The Green Revolution in Nigeria, Institute of Agricultural Research, Zaria, 1986

Tennis, music, reading, fishing, Light Aircraft flying

C-29 Henry Darling Road, Samaru, Zaria, Kaduna State

Department of Agricultural Economics, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Telephone: 069-50571

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