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The Founder and Chief Promoter of proposed Al-Ansar University Maiduguri (AUM), Borno State, Dr. Mohammed Kyari Dikwa, mni has approved the immediate constitution of a Fourteen-man (14) Committee to oversee the recruitment of principal officers in preparation for the smooth take-off of the Al-Ansar University Maiduguri (AUM).

In a statement made available on Monday 17th May 2021, through the Head of Operations of Al-Ansar Foundation, Mr. Mohammed Baba Shehu, the Committee would be officially inaugurated in due course in Abuja.

The Committee is made up of renowned academicians and distinguished personalities of high repute which include:

  1. Professor Hussaini Isa Marte                      –           Chairman
  2. Professor Salisu Shehu                                –           Member
  3. Professor Aliyu Shugaba                             –           Member
  4. Professor Maimuna Waziri                         –           Member
  5. Professor Ahmed Ahidjo                             –           Member
  6. Professor J. D. Amin                                    –           Member
  7. Professor Abba Isa Tijani                            –           Member
  8. Fanna Abdulrahman                                     –           Member
  9. Professor Ahmed Ahidjo                             –           Member
  10. Professor Mohammed Kida                         –           Member
  11. Barrister Isa Audu Buratai                          –           Member

Other members of the Committee include:

  1. Mohammed Baba Shehu                 –           Secretariat
  2. Dawud Kyari                                     –           Secretariat
  3. Andrew Jacob                                   –           Secretariat

According to Mr. Mohammed Baba Shehu, the principal officers to be recruited before the take-off of the University include:

  • Vice Chancellor
  • Registrar
  • VC Admin
  • VC Academic
  • Bursar
  • Librarian

The Founder charged the Committee to ensure that AUM provides equal and accessible opportunity, fair and equitable treatment in the recruitment process to all prospective applicants without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, nationality, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status or other sentiments.

The Committee is expected to ensure transparent processes that will lead to the emergence of highly skilled, experienced and qualified personnel with proven track-record to occupy relevant positions in the Univeristy as soon as it commence full academic session in September 2021, Insha Allah.

Furthermore, the Committee is obliged to carry out this assignment and report back to the Founder and Chief Promoter of the Al-Ansar University Maiduguri (AUM) within two (2) months from the day of its inauguration.


Director (Operations)

For: Al-Ansar Foundation