Federal University Gashua appoints principal officers, others


Federal University Gashua appoints principal officers, others

The Governing Council of Federal University Gashua (FUGA), has approved the appointment of Dr Abubakar Mamuda as the substantive Registrar of the institution, Muhammad Ahmad Ali, as the University Bursar, Dr Adam Gambo Saleh, as Librarian and Engineer Ahmed Adamu Janga, as the institution’s substantive Director of works and Physical planning.

This was disclosed in a statement signed by the Head Information and Protocol Unit of the Institution Malam Adamu Saleh, said all the appointments of the three Principal Officers- Registrar, Librarian, Bursar and the Director, Works and Physical Planning take effect from when they assume duties.

Each of the appointees is to serve for a one-term period of five-years.

According to the Ag. Registrar of the Institution, Malam Ubayo Juji, their appointments followed consideration of the report and recommendation of the institution’s Joint Council/Senate Selection Board at the Council’s Extra-Ordinary Meeting held on Thursday 11 November, 2021.

Juji said Council’s approval for the appointments was in exercise of the powers conferred on it by Chapter 9 (1) of the University’s Establishment Act, 2020.

In a letter dated 11 November, 2021 to each of the appointees conveying the appointment, the Ag. Registrar congratulated them and wished them well in their respective positions.

Until his appointment, the new Registrar Dr Abubakar Mamuda, is a holder of PhD in Political Economy and Development Studies from University of Abuja. He also had B.sc (Hons) and M.sc in Political Science. He obtained his M.sc in Human Resources Management and Development from University of Salford, Manchester, United Kingdom. Born on 23 February 1966 in Zaria, Kaduna State, he hails from Gombi Local Government Area (LGA),of Adamawa State.

Until his appointment as the Registrar of Federal University, Gashua, he is the current Registrar Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa state. He is also the current Chairman of the Association of Registrars of Nigerian Universities.

Mamuda is a member of many Professional bodies such as Fellow of the Institute of Corporate Administration of Nigeria, Institute of Human Capital Management and skills Development of Nigeria, Nigerian Institute of Management, Association of Nigerian University Professional Administrators, Nigerian Political Science Association and, Association of University Administrators, UK.

Until his appointment the new Bursar, Muhammad Ahmad Ali, attended University of Maiduguri where he obtained B.Sc Accounting in 1992, and also obtained MBA (Finance) from the same University in the year 2004. He is a Fellow of Certified National Accountant (FCNA).

He started his working career with the Yobe State Government as an Accountant II where he rose through the rank to become Chief Accountant and Ag. Director final Account.

He was appointed Bursar, Federal College of Education (Technical), Potiskum, Yobe State where he served for two tenures of five years each and completed on 1 April, 2021.

Born on 7 July 1959, he hails from Fika Local Government Area of Yobe.
Until his appointment, Dr Adam Gambo Saleh, the new Librarian is the serving Librarian, National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN). He was born in Maiduguri Metropolitan Council, Borno State on 16 March 1965. Dr Adam Gambo Saleh, holds Bachelor of Library Science (BLS) from University of Maiduguri in 1988, Master of Library Science (MLS), from Bayero University, Kano in 1992 and PhD in Library and Information Science from International Islamic University, Malaysia in 2012.

He started his working career as a Graduate Assistant with University of Maiduguri in 1989 where he rose through the rank to become an Associate Professor in 2016.

He is a Certified Librarian (CLN) by the Librarian Registration Council of Nigeria (LRCN), a member of the Nigerian Library Association (NLA) and also a member, National Association of Library Information Science Educators (NALISE).

Until his appointment as Director of Works and Physical Planning, Federal University Gashua, Engineer Ahmed Adamu Janga, is a serving as Deputy Director of Works and Physical Planning Department, Yobe State University, Damaturu.

Born on 15 January 1969 in Janga town of Fika Local Government Area (LGA), of Yobe State, Ahmed, is a graduate in Bachelor of Engineering : Machnical/Production Engineering, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU), Bauchi.

He is a registered Engineer with Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) and a corporate member, Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE).

Federal University Gashua appoints principal officers, others


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