Agri and Aquaculture

Agri and Aquaculture Experts

Akamigbo Frank Or

Soil Science
University of Nigeria


Born in 1944 in Mputu village of Ukpor town in the present Nnewi South Local Government Council Area of Anambra State. Professor Frank Akamigbo entered secondary school in 1958 and came out in flying colours in 1962. His class followed the foundation class of Zixton Grammar School, Ozubulu. Higher school education was held at Hope Waddell Training Institute Calabar. In both secondary and higher school colleges, he won academic prizes as the best student of the class in the final examinations. He taught for 8 months in 1965 before joining the University of Ibadan to study Agriculture. At the end of the first year he won the University of Ibadan Scholarship to complete his degree on that scholarship. During the long vacation in 1966, the pogrom which precipitated the Nigerian civil war was taking root in parts of Northern Nigeria. He transferred to the University of Nigeria as a result of the civil war in 1996. At the end of the war, academic work resumed in 1970 and he graduated in 1971 in the then Department of Plant/Soil Science. He graduated top of his class and the only student with a second class upper division (21). Professor Charles is a Professor of Pedology Science 1992, a Knight (KSM) of the Holy Roman Catholic Church, an ‘Ozo’ titled man, an Ichie and a Cabinet member of the traditional Igwe of his town.

Research Interest

Soil Science-Agriculture

Global Experts from Nigeria

Global Experts in Subject

Share This Profile
Recommended Conferences
  • World Aquaculture and Fisheries Congress.

    August 28-29, 2018 Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • 13th International Conference on Agriculture & Horticulture

    September 10-12, 2018 Zurich, Switzerland

  • Global Summit on Agriculture Technology and Food Science

    September 12-13, 2018 Richmond, Virginia, USA

  • 9th International conference on Fisheries & Aquaculture.

    September 17-19, 2018 Vancouver, Canada

  • 12th World Congress on Aquaculture & Fisheries.

    September 19-20, 2018 Macau, Hong Kong

  • 6th Global Summit on Plant Science

    October 29-30, 2018 Valencia, Spain

  • International Conference on Agriculture, Food and Aqua

    November 22-23, 2018 Cape Town, South Africa

  • 14th Annual Conference on Crop Science and Agriculture

    November 29-30, 2018 Bali, Indonesia

View more