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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.

Name: Ahmad Shehu Kutama, PhD

Title(s)/Position: Professor / Dean, Student Affairs

Ahmad Shehu Kutama is a Professor of Botany with speciality in plant pathology from Federal University Dutse; Nigeria. He was born in 1970 at Kutama village of Gwarzo Local Government in Kano State. He attended Kutama Primary School from 1976 to 1982, Science Secondary School, Dawakin Tofa from 1985 to 1987 and Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria from 1991-1994 where he obtained a Bachelor of Science (Hons) Degree in Botany. He obtained a Master of Science Degree in Botany from Bayero University (BUK) in 2007 and Doctor of Philosophy Degree (Ph.D) in Botany (plant pathology) from the same University.

Prof. A.S. Kutama has been a teacher throughout his life. He worked as Education Officer with Kano State Ministry of Education between 1995 to 2002 after which he transferred his services to Kano state Polytechnic in 2002. He rose from Assistant lecturer to Lecturer I in 2006 after which he joined Bayero University, Kano in 2006 as an Assistant Lecturer.

in 2012, Ahmad S. Kutama voluntarily transferred his service to Federal University Dutse as Senior Lecturer in the Department of Biological Sciences. He is deeply involved in to researches in areas of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Seed Pathology and Environmental Mycology.

Ahmad S. Kutama has more than 100 published articles in both local and International Journals and has supervised many postgraduates.

He was formerly the Head, Department of Environment Sciences (2015-2016) and currently the Dean Student Affairs, Federal University Dutse since 2016.

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