The third valedictory lecture in the lecture series in NIFOR was given by the outgoing Executive Director of the Institute, Dr Charles I. Aisagbonhi on the 2nd of November 2018 titled “INSECTS IN THE PALMS’ ECOSYSTEM SERVICES: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY”.
The lecture was witnessed by past Executive Directors:
Dr Dere Okiy, who chaired the occasion and is the pioneer of the lecture series in NIFOR.
Dr Omorefe Aseomota, the immediate past Executive Director of the Institute.
as well as many dignitaries, colleagues and friends of the outgoing Executive Director.
The lecture enlightened the audience that there are beneficial as well as harmful insects in the Palms’ ecosystem. There was a loud applause after the lecture was given and refreshments were served to guests.