About Us

vc-pictureAs part of our development strides and the need to achieve set strategic objectives, the Advisory Board of the Centre for Malaria Research and Phytomedicine was inaugurated by the them Vice-Chancellor, Prof J A Ajienka on the 15th May, 2012.



Prof J A Ajienka

board-chairmanEmeritus Prof Nimi D Briggs was appointed as Chairman of the Board, while Prof. Omotyo O Ebong as the Pioneer Director of the Centre .The Board functions by providing insight, advice, and support relative to programs, curriculum, and development and fundraising endeavours while providing links to the various stakeholder communities. The Board held its first meeting shortly after and the inauguration ceremony.



To be a leading Centre of Excellence in malaria research and in related diseases

To achieve malaria control and better health for all through research

GOALS: Contribution to the eradication of malaria in Nigeria by 2012

Prof. Omotyo O Ebong
Founder and Pioneer Director