nasProfessor Gabriel B. Ogunmola is a fellow of the Nigerian Academy of Science. He was elected into the Fellowship of the Nigerian Academy of Science in 1987 and has served several times on the Council of the Academy.  He served as President Nigerian Academy of Science January 2003 to August 2006. He brought great development to the Academy leading to its selection and participation in the ASADI programmes in collaboration with US National Academy.. He has collaborated with many research teams nationally and internationally He served on the executive council of IAP and NASAC. He served as the Chairman of the ICSU Regional Committee for Africa from 2004 to 2011 for 6 years.


The Council of the Nigerian Academy of Science has approved the award of a new prize to deserving Nigerian scientists to be called the Nigerian Academy of Science Gold Medal (NAS GOLD MEDAL). Professor Gabriel B. Ogunmola FAS is the Chairman of the Nigerian Academy of Science Gold Medal Committee.


For list of Fellows and Past President of the Nigerian Academy of Science, visit Nigerian Academy of Science




NAS Science Committee

Professor Gabriel Ogunmola FAS – Chairman

Pofessor Adeyinka Afolayan – Academic Secretary Biological Science

Professor Olusegun Ekundayo – Academic Secretary Physical Science

Professor Soga Sofola FAS – Foreign Secretary

Professor Temitayo Shokunbi FAS – Public Affairs Secretary

Dr. Sonny Kuku FAS – Chairman NAS Fundraising Committee

Professor Abubakar Sambo – Member

Professor Francissa Okeke FAS – Member



Jury Life Sciences (A) 2016

Professor David Okali FAS – Chairman

Professor Fola Esan FAS

Professor Isa Marte Hussani FAS

Professor Oyebodun Longe FAS

Professor Timothy Obi FAS


Jury Physical Science (B) 2017

Professor Oye Ibidapo Obe FAS – Chairman

Professor Deborah Ajakaiye FAS

Professor Salihu Mustafa FAS

Professor S. Malomo FAS

Professor Ikenna Onyido FAS



Dr Doyin Odubanjo – Executive Secretary

Mrs Scholastica Lan – Programme Officer

Miss Gertrude Ogieguate – Project Officer (Development)



Professor Gabriel B. Ogunmola FAS


NAS Science Prize Committee.

May 11th 2016.