Positions (Academic, etc)

  • Present 2016

    University Librarian

    Ahmadu Bello University, Kashim Ibrahim Library

  • 2016 2010

    University Librarian

    Kaduna State University, Kaduna State University Library

  • Present 2007

    Professor

    Ahmadu Bello University, Dept. of Library & Information Sci.

  • 2010 2007

    Head of Department

    Ahmadu Bello University, Dept. of Library & Information Sci.

  • 2010 2006

    Asst. Dean Postgraduate

    Ahmadu Bello University, School of Postgraduate Studies

  • 2007 2006

    Ag. Head of Department

    Ahmadu Bello University, Dept. of Library & Information Sci.

  • 2005 2003

    Faculty Examination Officer

    Ahmadu Bello University, Faculty of Education

  • Present 2003

    Chairman, Nigerian Library Association (Kaduna State)

    Kaduna State Chapter, Kaduna

  • Present 2002

    Coordinator, Dept'l Seminar Series

    Ahmadu Bello University, Dept. of Library & Information Sci.

  • Present 2002

    Coordinator, Postgraduate Prog.

    Ahmadu Bello University, Sch. of Postgraduate Studies

  • 2000 2000

    Ag Academy Librarian, NDA Kaduna

    Ahmadu Bello University, School of Postgraduate Studies.

  • 2000 1999

    Head of Serials Division

    Ahmadu Bello University, Kashim Ibrahim Library

  • Present 1998

    Vice Chairman, N.L.A.

    Nigerian Library Association, Kaduna State Chapter

  • 1998 1996

    Secretary, Nigerian Library Association

    Nigerian Library Association, Kaduna State Chapter

  • 1998 1996

    Departmental Examination Officer

    Ahmadu Bello University, Dept of Library & Info. Sci.

  • 1992 1989

    Head, Cataloguing Unit

    Ahmadu Bello University, Kashim Ibrahim Library

Education & Training

  • Ph.D. 2001

    Ph.D. in Library & Info. Sci.

    Ahmadu Bello University Zaria

  • C.C.A.1998

    Certificate in Computer Appreciation

    Computer Center, N.D.A., Kaduna

  • M.L.S.1991

    Master of Library Sci.

    Ahmadu Bello University Zaria

  • B.L.S.1985

    Bachelor of Library Science

    Ahmadu Bello University Zaria

  • I.J.M.B.1980

    I.J.M.B. Pre-degree Qualification

    Sch. of Basic Studies, A.B.U. Zaria

  • W.A.S.C.1979

    West African School Certificate

    Government College, Kaduna

  • F.S.L.C.1974

    First School Leaving Certificate

    Anguwan Kahu Primary School, Zaria

Honours, Awards, Citations and Grants

  • 1994
    Fellow of the Nigerian Library Association (FNLA)
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    Made a fellow of the Nigerian Library Association (FNLA), the body under which practising librarians in Nigeria operate.
  • 2010
    Listed among Practicing Librarians in Nigeria: National Library of Nigeria
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    Nominal List of Practicing Librarians in Nigeria. Vol. 5 Abuja: National Library of Nigeria 2010 p92
  • 2004
    Listed among Librarians and Information Workers in Kaduna State of Nigeria
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    Listed in "A Profile of Librarians and Information Workers in Kaduna State of Nigeria, edited by Umar Ibrahim Zaria: Nigerian Library Association. 2004"
  • 2004
    American Medal of Honour
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    Medal of Honour, by the American Biographical Institute, Inc, (ABI), N.C., USA 2004.
  • 2004
    Member, Research Board of Advisors, American Biographical Institute, Inc.
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    Appointed Member, the Research Board of Advisors, American Biographical Institute, Inc, (ABI), N. C USA 2004