Prof. Anya .O. Anya (NNOM)

Professor ANYA OKO ANYA, a Chartered biologist, Fellow and past Vice President of the Nigerian Academy of Science, Fellow of the Institute of Biology of the United Kingdom, Fellow of the Linnaean Society of London, Follow of the Cambridge Philosophical Society and Former president, Union of African Biologists. Born on 3rd January, 1937 at Abiriba, Imo State of Nigeria, young Anya was educated at “Hope Waddell Training Institute, Calabar; University College, Ibadan; and the University of Cambridge (St. John’s College), England, where he obtained the Doctor of Philosophy degree, working at the World Famous Molteno Institute of Biology and Parasitology.