ACHEME, John Agono

Born 1938

Ajaka in Igala Mela LGA, Kogi State




B.A, M.L.S

Gender: Male
Name of Spouse
Father's Name
Mother's Name
Number of Male Children 4
Profession Librarian;
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

Grade II teacher, Katsina Training College, Katsina, 1960; Education Officer, Advanced Teacher’s College, Zaria, 1966-67; Graduate asst/Librarian, Kashim Library. Ahmadu Bello University. Zaria, 1967-68; asst. Librarian. 1968-70; Librarian II, 970-73: Librarian 1, 1973-75; ag. University Librarian, 1974, 1975-76; snr. Librarian. 1975-77; College Librarian, Murtala Collegeof Arts. Science and Technology, Makurdi (now Benue Polytechnic, Ugbokolo). 1977- 78; Chief Librarian. Federal Polytechnic. Idah, Kogi State, 1978-86; Deputy University Librarian, University of Jos, Makurdi Campus, 1986-87; Deputy University Librarian, University of Agriculture, Makurdi, 1988-90; University Librarian, since January 1990; mem. Governing Council, University of Agriculture, Makurdi, 1990-96; mm: representing Nigerian universities on governing council, Kwara State College of Technology (now Kwara State Polytechnic) Ilorin, 1975- 77; Benue State Scholarship Board, 1976-78; ch: Students Affairs Committee, Federal Polytechnic, Idah, 1979-86; Polytechnic Staff School Management Committee and Board of Governors, 1982-86; Committee of Deans and Directors; Appointments and Promotions Committee, since 1990; ch. Senate Examination Regulations and Malpractices Committee; mem: Committee of Polytechnic Chief Librarians in Nigeria, 1979-86; Committee of University Librarians of Nigerian Universities, since 1990; Nigerian Library Association, since council, Nigerian Library Association, 1974-77; vpresd. Nigerian Library Association, northern states division, 1974- 77; mm. National Library Board, 1989-90;

Qua Iboe Mission Prim. Sch., Idah. Kogi State, 1943-50; Middle School. Dekina, Kogi State. 1951; Govt. College, Keffi. 1952-57; Katsina Training College. Katsina, 1958-59; Nigerian College of Arts, Science and Tech., Zaria, Kaduna State. 1962-66, 1969-72

Lawn tennis, Table tennis, Hunting, Farming.

Police Officers Mess Lawn Tennis Club, since 1987.

University Senior Staff Quarters, No. P/S 12, University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State.

Last Update

“Please send your updated CV to: [email protected]” – Editor

© Blerf

All entries available on this Website shall be updated from time to time in order to add, modify or amend the information or contents of an existing entry. Accordingly, no legal proceedings whatsoever shall be entertained by the biographer on account of any information deemed to be inadequate or incomplete.


We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.


©2021 Biographical Legacy and Research Foundation. Powered by 24hubs

Log in with your credentials

Forgot your details?

Skip to toolbar