Dr Jideofor Adibe
Dr Jideofor Adibe is currently Associate Professor of political science at Nasarawa State University, Keffi. He has been a Guest Research Fellow in several research institutes across the world including the Centre for Development Research, Copenhagen, Denmark, the Nordic Institute for African Studies, Uppsala, Sweden, the Centre for Developing Area Studies, McGill University, Montreal, Canada and the Institute for Commonwealth Studies, University of London, UK.
Monitoring and Evaluation Officer
Francis Owojecho has more than five years experience in the non-governmental organisation. He holds a master degree in Linguistics from the University of Jos where he obtained his first degree. He started his career in the non-governmental organisation as a volunteer with special interest in humanitarian, community engagement and advocacy.
Glory Ekere holds a degree in Linguistics from the University of Uyo and a Professional Certificate in Human resources Management from Zeteo Citadel Consult. She has passion for Charity and she is driven in building a better world for a brighter tomorrow.
My research focus is driven by the pursuit of sustainable development in Africa. Broadly, my research is in the areas of governance and development issues in Africa, with particular interest in regional and sub-regional institutions and instruments, especially the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM); globalisation and development, democratisation and development, citizen/civil society roles in conflict. I am a currently a lecturer in Political Science and International Relations at Nile University of Nigeria (Abuja).
Usman Abubakar, M.Sc., MNIM, is an experienced community and organizational development specialist with extensive knowledge of project development and management. He has over seventeen years’ professional experience working in non-profit organizations in the North-West and North-East of Nigeria, where he variously managed the development, implementation, and evaluation of programmes in Sustainable livelihoods, Child protection and rights, Education, health, and Governance. He has managed EU, DFID, VSO, and USAID funded Projects. He has also designed and managed several projects that include budget and budgeting process, Child Rights and Protection project, Local Development Plan, and adolescent girls’ education project. Others are mobile science laboratory project, Advancing MNCH project, OVC Education Initiative, and Female Sex Workers project. He has consulted for several organizations on how to write fundable proposals, develop strategic plans and strengthen an organization’s capacity.