Title(s)/Position: Retired Army Captain / Acting Chief Security Officer
Abubakar Abdu Waya, a retired Nigerian Army Captain is an Education graduate from the University of Maiduguri. After graduation in 1991 he had his Basic military officer training in the Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna in 1993. He served in the Nigerian Army from 1993 – 1999 during which he attended various military training and courses. He was Born in Gwoza , Borno State In 1967. He also worked in the defunct Nigerian Telecommunications Limited (NITEL LTD) as a Security and Investigations Officer.
During his training as a Security and Investigations Officer NITEL LTD he attending various security courses and Detective course organized by the Nigerian Detective Police college, Enugu. He has successfully investigated several cases with some that led to prosecution at the law courts. While in the service of the Federal University Dutse, he has been working as a Senior Security Officer. He has worked in various committees including: Convocation committee, SUG elections, matriculation committee, Student Disciplinary committee, Management committee among others. He is the pioneer the head of Operations for the Security Division, FUD as well as one time head of the Investigation Unit. He has been acting for the post of Chief Security Officer from June 2017 to date.