The latest Webometric Ranking of world universities has ranked Obafemi Awolowo Univerity, Ile-Ife as the no1 University in Nigeria.
In the list released on February 7, 2013, OAU moved from number eight previously to clinch the top spot in Nigeria, and from 79 to number 14 in Africa.
The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) emerged the second best university after it jumped six places to 29th position in Africa.
The top 10 Universities in Nigeria according to the Webometric Ranking are:
Obafemi Awolowo University (O.A.U) Ile-Ife
Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB)
University of Lagos (UNILAG)
University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN)
University of Ilorin
University of Ibadan (U.I)
Ahmadu Bello University (A.B.U) Zaria
University of Benin (UNIBEN)
Covenant University, Ota