Fellows

Fellows of the soil science society of Nigeria

Fellows of the Society must be members who have made worthwhile contributions to the Society with proven records of scholarship, public service, in good standing and must have been active members of the Society for at least 10 years. Fellows shall have the rights and privileges of active members. In the appointments of fellows, not more than 2% of the active members of the Society shall be elected Fellows in any yearly elections. Nominations for fellows shall be made only by active members of the society. Newly elected fellows shall be informed of their election at least one month prior to the annual meeting in which the honour is to be bestowed.

LIST OF FELLOWS OF SSSN

Name Address Affiliation ID
Prof. Akinola A. Agboola ℅ Prof A.S. Fasina, Federal University Oye, Oye Ekiti. A retired Professor of Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition. He was in the Department of Agronomy, University of Ibadan. F-2003-001
Prof W.O. Enwezor ℅ Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. A Professor of Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition at the University of Nigeria Nsukka, now retired. He served the society as Secretary and President. F-2003-002
Prof. Abayomi G. Ojanuga (Late) __ A Pedologist and one time President of the Society (1988-1992), Vice President (1984-1988). F-2003-003
Prof. G. Lombin A retired Professor of Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition. He is a one-time President of the Society (1998-2000). F-2018-004
Prof. Rauf. A. Sobulo (Late) Rotas SoilLab, Mashood Abiola Way, Ring Road, Ibadan, Oyo State. A one-time President of SSSN (1993-1996).He was a Professor of Soil Fertility at the University of Ibadan. F-2018-005
Prof David O. Ataga Nigeria Institute of Oil Palm (NIFOR) , Benin City A one-time President of the Society. He retired as an Executive Director at NIFOR. F-2005-006
Chief A.O. Nnodi (Late) __ —- F-2005-007
Prof Eno J. Udo (Late) __ —- F-2005-008
Honorary Fellows ___ ___ 9, 10, 11
Prof V.O. Chude Nigeria Institute of Soil Science, No 8, Abdullahi Ibrahim Street, Utako, Abuja A Professor of Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition. He is the immediate Past President of SSSN (2003-2017) and the current Registrar of NISS F-2007-012
Prof I.E. Esu (OFR) Deputy Governor’s Office, Government House, Clabar. A Professor of Pedology, former Vice-Chancellor of University of Calabar and  currently, the Deputy Governor of Cross River State F-2010-013
Prof A.A. Ogunkunle Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Ibadan, Ibadan. A retired Professor of Pedology and currently the President of the Council of NISS (2018-Date). F-2010-014
Prof A.O. Babalola (Late) -__ A Professor of Soil Physics. He retired from the University of Ibadan, Ibadan. A former Editor-in-Chief of the society’s Journal. F-2010-015
Prof T.A. Okusami Department of Soil Science, Federal University Wukari, Wukari, Taraba State A Professor of Pedology who retired from the Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife. He is currently the Chair, Honours and Award Committee of the Society F-2010-016
Prof S.O. Ojeniyi Department of Crop and Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Federal University of Technology, Akure A Professor of Soil Physics. He is a former Secretary and former Editor-In-Chief of the Society’s Journal. F-2010-017
Prof O.O. Agbede P.O. Box 2422, Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State. A retired Professor of Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition. He has served  SSSN as Financial Secretary and as Vice-President F-2010-018
Prof P.O. Aina Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife-Ile He is a Professor of Soil Physics and a former Vice Chancellor of the Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti. F-2010-019
Prof A. Olayinka Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife-Ile A Professor of Soil Microbiology. He  is a former Business Manager of SSSN. He retired from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife F-2010-020
Prof J.A.I. Omueti Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Ibadan, Ibadan. He was Professor of Soil Chemistry before retiring from the University of Ibadan, Ibadan. He was the Business Manager (1987-1994). F-2010-021
Prof Olu Obi Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife-Ile A Professor of Soil Fertility and Chemistry retired from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and has been Treasurer of the society. F-2010-022
Prof.  G.O. Obigbesan Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Ibadan, Ibadan. An Emeritus Professor of Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition at University of Ibadan. Hewas a former Secretary, first Treasurer (1971-1984) and Editor-In-Cheif. F-2010-023
Chief C.O. Ezendu Nigeria Institute of Soil Science, No 8, Abdullahi Ibrahim Street, Utako, Abuja A retired Director of the Federal Ministry of Agriculture was an ex-officio between 2004-2018. F-2010-024
Prof B.A. Raji Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ilorin, Ilorin Prof Raji is a Pedologist and current President of the society. He was a former Vice Chancellor of Fountain University, Osogbo. He is with the University of Ilorin, Ilorin. F-2010-025
Dr Jimmy I. Ibanga (Late) __ The late Ibanga was a Pedologist and Lecturer with the University of Calabar. F-2011-026
Prof Mariam G. Solomon Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Calabar, Calabar. She is a Professor of Soil Microbiology with the University of Calabar, Calabar. F-2011-027
Dr Umoru Omoti (Late) __ Late Dr. Omoti was a former Executive Director of NIFOR, Benin City and former President of the Society (2000-2004). F-2011-028
Prof F.O.R. Akamogbo ℅ Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. A Professor of Pedology retired from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. F-2013-029
Prof Adewale Adebayo Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife-Ile Professor of Soil Microbiology, retired from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. F-2013-030
Prof Caroline C. Mba  Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. She is a Professor of Soil Microbiology with the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. F-2013-032
Prof Akim O. Osunde Department of Soil and Land Management, School of Agricultural Technology, Federal University of Technology, Minna A Professor of Soil Fertility with the Federal University of Technology, Minna F-2013-033
Prof M.A.N. Anikwe Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources Management, Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu. He is Professor of Soil Physics with the Enugu State University of Science and Technology; a former Financial Secretary and current Editor-In-Chief of SSSN. F-2013-034
Dr (Mrs) F.I. Oluwatoyinbo Federal College of Agriculture, Moor Plantation, Ibadan She was a  former Provost of the Federal College of Agriculture, Ibadan and a Soil Fertility expert. F-2013-035
Prof C.L.A. Asadu  Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. He is a Professor of Pedology and one time chair of Nsukka LOC. F-2014-036
Prof U.C. Amalu Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Calabar, Calabar. A Professor of Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition and currently the DVC, University of Calabar. F-2014-037
Prof J.A. Adediran Institute for Agricultural Research and Training, Moor Plantation, Ibadan. He is a Professor of Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition and the immediate past Executive Director of IAR&T, Ibadan. F-2014-038
Prof A.S. Fasina Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Federal University Oye, Oye-Ekiti A Professor of Pedology and current DVC, Federal University Oye Ekiti. He chaired the LOC for the 34th Annual Conference. F-2014-039
Prof B.H. Usman National Centre for Normadic Education, Kaduna He is a Professor of Soil Physics and former Vice Chancellor, Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola. F-2014-040
Prof A.M. Kundiri Vice Chancellor’s Office, Federal University Wukari, Wukari A Professor of Soil and Water Management and current Vice Chancellor of the Federal University Wukari. F-2014-042
Dr N.O. Aisueni Nigeria Institute of Oil Palm (NIFOR) , Benin City F-2014-043
Prof N. Isirimah (Late) __ A Professor of Environmental Soil Chemistry at the River State University of Science and Technology, Port Harcourt, now late. F-2014-044
Prof T.O. Ibia Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Uyo, Uyo Professor of Soil chemistry at University of Uyo and former DVC of Uniuyo. One time chairman of LOC. Member of NISS council. F-2014-046
Honorary Fellows 47, 48, 49
Prof J.D. Kwari Department of Soil Science, faculty of Agriculture, University of maiduguri, Maiduguri F-2015-050
Prof G.I.C. Nwaka Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Abuja, Abuja. Pedologist and professor at University of Abuja. Vice president of NISS council. F-2015-051
Prof G.A. Oluwatosin Institute for Agricultural Research and Training, Ibadan. Pedologist and Professor at IAR & T. F-2016-052
Prof N.N. Oti Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State Professor at Federal University of Technology, Owerri. F-2016-053
Dr A.O. Ano National Roots Crops Research Institute, Umudike, Abia State Soil chemist and Director at National Root Crops Research Institute, Umudike. A one time Assistant Secretary of SSSN. F-2017-054
Dr E.U.O. Okoye A retired Deputy Director of the Federal Ministry of Agriculture. F-2017-055
Mr Olabode Ojuola C\0 Dr Mrs Ande, Institute for Agricultural Research and Training (IAR&T), Moor Plantation, Ibadan A retired Deputy Director of the Federal Ministry of Agriculture; currently managing an NGO. F-2017-056
Prof Abdullahi Bala Department of Soil and Land Management, School of Agricultural Technology, Federal University of Technology, Minna A Professor of Soil Microbiology; current Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Technology, Minna F-2017-057
Prof Felix N. Ikpe (Late) ___ ____ F-2017-058
Prof L.B. Taiwo Institute for Agricultural Research and Training, Ibadan. A Professor of Soil Microbiology; currently with IAR&T, Ibadan. F-2017-059
Prof A.A. Amusan Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife-Ile A Professor of Pedology, currently with the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife. F-2017-060
Prof E.A. Aduayi Professor of Soil Chemistry, retired from the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta. F-2013-031
Prof Jibrin Jibrin Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Bayero University, Kano A professor of Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition at BUK, Kano and currently the Director of Africa Centre of Excellence in Dryland Agriculture, BUK. F-2018-061
Prof S.A. Ibrahim Department of Soil and Land Management, School of Agricultural Technology, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University of Technology, Bauchi A Professor of Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition; immediate past Vice Chancellor of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University , Bauchi. F-2018-062
Prof D. O. Asawalam Department of Soil and Land Management, School of Agriculture, Micheal Opara University of Agriculture, Umudike-Umuahia. A Professor of Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition at Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike, (MOUAU); a former Assistant Secretary and current Vice President of the society. F-2018-063
Prof P.I. Ogban Department of Soil Science and Land Management, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Uyo, Uyo. A professor of Soil physics at University of Uyo and current Secretary General of the society. F-2018-064
Prof. F. K. Salako Vice Chancellor’s Office, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State. A professor of Soil Physics and current Vice Chancellor, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAB). F-2018-065
Prof A.M. Hassan Department of Soil Science, Abubakar Tafawa Belewa University of Technology, Bauchi A Profesoor of Pedology and currently the Assistant Secretary of SSSN F-2020-069
Prof S. S. Noma Department of Soil Science and Land Management, Uthmanu Dan Fodiyo University, Sokoto A professor of Pedology and currently Council Member of NISS F-2020-070
Prof M. Yakubu Provost Office, Niger State College of Education, Minna A professor of Pedology and currently the Provost, Niger State College of Education, Minna, Niger State F-2020-071
Prof J.A. Jayeoba Department of Soil Science, Nasarawa State University, Keffi A professor of Agroclimatology and current Dean, faculty of Agriculture, Nasarawa State University F-2020-072