Profess of Abraham Onugba, born on 3rd March, 1950 hails from Acharu Egume in Dekina Local Government Area of Kogi State. After completing his Primary Education in the (then) Native Authority Primary School, Egurne, and the CMML Primary School Anyigba, Prof.  Onugba proceeded to the prestigious OchajaSecoridarv  School where  he obtained his West African School (WASC) Certificate in 1969, and his Higher School Certificate (HSC) in Titcombe College, Egbe, in 1971.  The young and determined brilliant Abraham Onugba began his core career in the Department of Physics,  AhmaduBeIIo University. Zaria and had his B.Se. andM.Sc in 1975 and 1980 respectively.  Prof. A. Onugba joined the Physics Department of ABU Zaria as Lecturer II in 1983 and proceeded to France on Feollowshipinto the Universitc d’ Paris-Sud. Orsav (France) for the postgraduate degree,  Diplome d’ Etude Approfondie (DEA) Hydrologiewhich he completed in 1986. He obtained his Ph.D. from the Universited’Avignon (France) in 1990. He has passion for teaching and research and has several schorlastic honours awards.

Abraham Onugba is a Professor of Applied Geophysics. He has been Dean in the College of Natural and Applied Sciences and Head of Department of Earth Sciences and was a Deputy Vice Chancellor Salem University Lokoja 2012 -2016.Professor Onugba has published several articles in books and journals (international and local) in Geophysics and Hydrogeology.

Prof. A. Onugba is a committed Born Again Christian. He is married and blessed with children.