Nigeria: General Elections 2019

Time until Saturday, 16 February 2019, 08:00:00 (Lagos time)



As’mau Sani Maikudi RECZAMFARA

As’mau Sani Maikudi RECZAMFARA

Asmau Sani Maikudi, Resident Electoral Commssioner, INEC Zamfara State was born in Malumfashi, Malumfashi Local Governtment Area, Katsina State. She is married and blessed with six children.

She finished her Primary School at Girls Day Primary School, Malumfashi in 1973; then proceeded to Government Girls Secondary School Kawo, Kaduna where she finished in 1978; there after, she proceeded to College of Arts,  Science and Technology Zaria from 1978-1980; She was a graduate of ABU Zaria from 1980-1983, where she obtained BA History and Graduate Certificate in Education.

In 1984 she attended her NYSC programme at Government Day Tafawa Balewa Secondary School in Kaduna, where she also worked after her service year. She was a Vice Principal at Government Girls Unity Secondary School Jibia and later the Principal of Government Girls Day Secondary School Mani both in Katsina State. She also worked as Principal Education officer, Ministry of Education, Katsina State. She moved to Kaduna Polytechnic in 1990 and rose to a Chief Lecturer and Head of Department in the Department of Social Sciences and the Director, College of Administration and Social Sciences both in Kaduna Polytechnic. She obtained her MPA Public Administration in 1998 and Phd Public Administration and Policy Analysis in 2006 from University of Abuja.

She is a member of many Professional and Charitable Organizations; a former  Chairperson Nigeria Red Cross Society, Kaduna State Branch, and recipient of many Awards. She holds Professional qualification of Fellow, Corporate Administrators of Nigeria (FCAN), Member Nigeria Institute of Management (MNIM) and Member, Teachers Registration Council (TRC).

She was a Visiting Senior Lecturer in the Department of Political Science Kaduna state University; also a former Non-Executive Director of Enterprise Bank PLC; and a former Member of the Governing Council, Hassan Usman Katsina Polytechnic, Katsina State. She is still a board member of New Nigeria Development Company.

She has attended and presented numerous papers in Conferences, Seminars and Workshops in Nigeria, Cameroun, Egypt, Malawi, Senegal and in the USA. She is also a Harvard, USA Alumni. She is the author of the Book “Gender Issues in Technical Education Policy. A study of Kaduna Polytechnic, 1996-2006” (Published in Germany) also author of the book, “Girl-Child Education in the Northern Nigeria”(published by Ahmadu Bello University Press Ltd Zaria, Kaduna State, Nigeria 2013); and has published many Chapters in Books  and Journals.

Her Interest/Activities include Reading and Travelling.