• The Department of Veterinary Pathology became saddled with the responsibility of:
  • a. Providing a scientific basis in some aspects of preclinical and clinical Veterinary Medicine to Undergraduate Veterinary Students.
  • b. Assisting other Departments and Faculties in training both undergraduate and postgraduate students through teaching and project supervision.
  • c. Assisting in identifying alternative drug sources through research on medicinal plants and other medicinal remedies, and involvement in clinical evaluation and reevaluation of new and existing drugs.
  • d. Providing diagnostic services in Veterinary Pathology to the University Community, surrounding states and the country at large.