Dr. Godwin Oyedele Oyediji

Registrar/CEO, Nigerian Institute of Animal Science (NIAS)


  • Workshop 4 - Capacity Development for Feed Safety Initiatives

    Wednesday 20 April 09:15 - 09:30

    IFIF 'Train the Trainer' - Pilot Nigeria


    Dr. Godwin Oyedele Oyediji is the Registrar/CEO of the Nigerian Institute of Animal Science (NIAS), the Regulatory Agency for Animal Science practice, and for all matters pertaining to Animal husbandry in Nigeria. Dr. Oyediji is a graduate of Veterinary School, Vom. He obtained a B.Sc Agriculture (Animal & Poultry Science) from the University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada. He also obtained both M.Sc and Ph.D Animal Science from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. He has a wide experience in Feedmilling and livestock operations, spanning his service with the Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture as a Higher Livestock Superintendent, and at Livestock Feeds PLC (Pfizer), where he retired as Division Manager (Premix Business). He is the former Chairman of Lagos Chamber of Commerce & Industry Agriculture Trade group. Dr. Oyediji is active at many International Animal Science and Livestock activities which include the FAO/WHO Codex Task Force on Animal Feeding, and the International Feed Regulators Meeting. He is the Secretary of the Interim Planning Committee of the World Organization of Animal Husbandry due to be launched. He has several scholarly publications, and has 4 Animal Science Fellowship awards in Nigeria, as well as Fellow of Ghana Society of Animal Production.