Management Team

Dr Barnabas Ikyo

Acting CEFTER Director and ACE Centre Leader

Dr Barnabas Ikyo has returned from diaspora to join the team. He has had post-doctoral research experience conducting and managing research with grants up to £1 million.

He has done collaborative research working at the Advanced Technology Institute, University of Surrey Guildford. His immediate past project was sponsored by the Technology Strategy Board UK. Previous collaboration include, optimizing photonics devices for Naval Research Laboratory, Washington DC, the Walter Shoctky Institute, Munich and DelAgua Ltd UK.

As the centre leader, his ultimate responsibility is to ensure successful delivery of the ACE project objectives and meet the set milestones. He will also undertake his directorate roles which primarily are centered on managing the academic activities, faculty and students.

Project Technical team Members

  • Name
  • Portfolio
  • Prof. M.M Kembe
  • Vice Chancellor, Benue State University, Makurdi
  • Prof. E.A Omudu
  • Member
  • Prof. J.O Fiase
  • Member
  • Dr. S. T. Ubwa
  • Director of Academic planning
  • Prof. Tseaa Shambe
  • Member
  • Prof. L. Ega
  • Member
  • Prof. B. A Kalu
  • University of Agriculture Makurdi – Member
  • Dr. M. Imande
  • HOD Maths and Computer Science
  • Dr. S. Agishi
  • HOD Voc. & Technical Education
  • Dr. Mrs O. Igbum
  • HOD Chemistry
  • Dr. (Mrs) Dinnah Ahule
  • Women Farmers Association – Member
  • Dr. D. Gernah
  • IFS, Uni. Agric. Makurdi – Member