Current Institute Secretary

Institute Secretary

Name: Mal. Nasiru M. Bambale
email address: /

The Administrative Secretary of the Institute for Agricultural Research, as the representative of the Registrar of Ahmadu Bello University, is responsible for assisting the Director in the overall Administration and Management of the Institute.

Specifically, the Secretary's responsibilities include the following:.

Overall Supervision and coordination of the following Units and Services.

      a. Transportation Unit.

      b. Maintenance Unit.

      c. Security Unit.

      d. Health Unit.

      e. Mails and Messenger Services.

      d. Contractual and other Legal Matters.


Overall responsibility for Administration of all matters relating to Junior Staff, including in consultation with and approval of the Director, their recruitment, estimates and budgets by the provision of approved and up-to-date nominall roll of Institute's staff.


Assisting the Finance Officer in preparation of Institute's Annual and Quinquennial estimates and budgets by providing of approved and up-to-date roll of Institute's staff.


Liason with the Central Administration of the University, Central Services Units of the University as well as other Units of the University in consultation with the Director of the Institute.


Recruitment, including Advertisement, Processing of Apllications, arrangement of Interview and Travel Claims.


Administrative aspects of all insurance matters in close liaison with the Finance Officer relating to the financial aspects.


Responsible for the proper conduct of all junior Staff Union Matters.


Any other duties and responsibilities as may be assigned by the Executive Director of the Institute or by the Registrar of the Uiversity through the Director.


Past Institute Secretaries of the Institute Years
R.E. Wyatt 1965
A.A. Jarma 1967
Peter Abalaka  
Usman Abdulrahim  
Jibrin Adamu  
B.T. Ogungbesan  
Andy Anyakor  
Boniface A. Ode  
J.O. Boro  
T.K.O. Okpapi  
Amina Ladan  
B.B. Mshelthai  
Lawal S. Mohammaed  
Barr. Sunday Maiyaki  
A.A. Mahadi  
Aliyu D. Kankia  
Lawan Saminu  
Aliyu Sule  
Hamza Sani  
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