Dr. Mrs. OPATA Patience Ifeyinwa.

Department: Agricultural Economics
Faculty: Agriculture
Designation : Senior Lecturer
Email: patience.opata@unn.edu.ng
Phone: +234(0)7066070155

Conferences and Workshops:

Emerging and Contemporary Social Issues: The place of social work education and practice in Nigeria. September 10-13th , 2018. Princess Alexandra Auditorium, University of Nigeria, Nsukka

Restoring Agriculture and Trade through Partnerships. 13th -16th August 2018. Main Auditorium, University of Africa, Toru-Orua, Bayelsa.

Global Food Security. 11th -14th October 2015 Ithaca, New York, United State of America.

In Gender Mainstreaming, Agribusiness, Technology, Innovation, Fostering Entrepreneurship Investment from the National Agricultural Research Systems. 27th -30th September, 2015. 3rd AGM/ national conference/exhbition. National Centre for

Women Development, Abuja Nigeria Inclusive Growth and Employment for Poverty Reduction . April 30 to May 8, 2014. Hotel Cortez in Santa Cruz de la Serria Bolivia.


1. Scientific Writing and Presentation Skill Course held in Livingston, Zambia from 22nd June to 3rd July 2009

2. AWARD Women’s Leadership and Management Course held in Nairobi, Kenya, January, 2009.

3. Mentoring Orientation Workshop held in Mombasa, Kenya 29 September to 4th October, 2008.

4. Methods of producing High Quality Cassava Flour (HQCF) suitable for baking. Methods of baking bread, meat pie, Queen Cake from HQCF held in Agricultural and rural management training institute (ARMTI) Ilorin, Nigeria, October, 2002.

5. Processing and storage of cocoyam, plantain, yam, Production of complementary food for babies using locally available food materials held in Agricultural and rural management training institute (ARMTI) Ilorin, held at Agricultural and rural management training institute (ARMTI) Ilorin October, 2003

6. Processing and storage of grain held in Agricultural and rural management training institute (ARMTI) Ilorin, July 2004. 


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