Ambrose Alli University

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Ambrose Alli University
Former names
Bendel State University, Edo State University
Motto Knowledge for Advancement
Type Public
Established 1981 by Ambrose Folorunsho Alli
Vice-Chancellor Prof. I. A. Onimawo[1]
Location Ekpoma, Edo State, Nigeria
6°44′41″N 6°05′04″E / 6.744634°N 6.084552°E / 6.744634; 6.084552Coordinates: 6°44′41″N 6°05′04″E / 6.744634°N 6.084552°E / 6.744634; 6.084552

Ambrose Alli University is a university in Nigeria established in 1981. It was established by the then governor of Bendel State (now Edo and Delta States), Professor Ambrose Folorunsho Alli (1979–1983). First known as Bendel State University, then Edo State University, it was later changed to its present name in commemoration of Professor Ambrose Folorunso Alli .



  1. ^ [1], Retrieved 26 September 2016
  2. ^ "Omawumi: Bottom Belle Diva". National Daily. 1 December 2012. Retrieved 16 February 2014. 

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