Prof. Anthony O. Ani


Anthony Okorie Ani, a Professor of Agricultural Extension, was born on 24th June,    1966 in Onicha in Onicha Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, Nigeria. He is happily married and blessed with children.



B.Sc. (Vocational Agriculture, Second Class Upper Division) and M.Sc. in Agricultural Extension from University of Nigeria, Nsukka; Ph. D in Agricultural Extension (Rural Sociology) from University of Maiduguri.


Professional Work Teaching Experience

Assistant Lecturer, 27th June, 1994 and rose through the ranks to a full-fledged   professor at University of Maiduguri on 1st October, 2006. Joined the Services of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri on 1st November, 2013 as a Professor. He is a member of the following professional bodies – Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria (AESON) and Nigerian Rural Sociological Association (NRSA), Agricultural Society of Nigeria (ASN) and Farm Management Association of Nigeria (FMAN). 



He has over one hundred (100) publications cutting across journals, books and technical papers.