• Oct 02 2014

    Prestigious award for Prof Daniel Makinde

    Professor Makinde Received Nigeria National Honour Award 2014: The President of Nigeria Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan decorated and awarded Prof. Oluwole Daniel Makinde a Nigeria National Honour Award titled "Member of the Order of the Federal Republic" (MFR) on the 29th September 2014 as an Outstanding Scientist in Africa for his enormous contribution to Mathematical Science Research, Capacity Building and Training across the continent including Nigeria. Prof. Makinde is currently the Secretary General of African Mathematical Union and a Fellow of the African Academy of Sciences as well as NITheP Associate. . In 2011/2012 he received the African Union Kwame Nkrumah Continental Scientific Award from the African Heads of States at the African Union Summit in Addis Ababa Ethiopia for outstanding contribution to Basic Science, Technology and Innovation in Africa. In 2009/2010 he received the NSTF/NRF T.W. Kambule national award for outstanding contribution to Science, Engineering, Technology and Innovation together with capacity building in Mathematical Sciences in South Africa. Recently, one of his published papers in the International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat and Fluid Flow received the 2014 Highly Commendable Paper Award from the Emerald Group Publishing Limited, UK. He has also received several other research excellence awards in field of Applied Mathematics and Computations.