ABDULLAHI, Amb.Abubakar Garba

Born Friday, November 30, 1945

Lame, Toro LGA, Bauchi State;



Gender: Male
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Profession Administrator, Diplomat
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Previous Appointments:

Information Officer, Federal Ministry of Information, Lagos, 1972; Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 1974; First sec, Nigeria High Commission, London, 1975-78; Counsellor, Nigerian Embassy, Cairo, Egypt, 1978-80; Counsellor/snr. Counsellor, Office of the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Lagos, 1981- 82; Minister Counsellor/Head of Chancery, permanent mission of Nigeria to the United Nation, New York, 1982-86; Special Assistant, Office of the dg. Consular, Legal and Immigration Affairs, Lagos, 1986; Minister Counsellor, Inter-African Affairs Division, 1986-87; (Minister) Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Nigeria, Sweden, Stockholm, 1987-88; Ambassador, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Iraq with concurrent accreditation to Kingdom of Jordan, 1988; Embassy of Nigeria, Baghdad, 1988-92; Evacuation of Nigerians and all Africans from Kuwait and Baghdad before and during the Gulf war, 1990-91; asst. dg. Office of the Hon. Minister of State for Foreign Affairs; 1993-94; dir. Directorate of Pilgrims Affairs, Abuja, 1994; asst. dg. American/Caribbean Affairs Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja, 1995; Consular, Legal and Immigration Department. Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja, 1996; dep. dir. Second United Nations Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja, 1998; ag. dir. International Organisations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja, 1999; Special Envoy of Mr. President to the Presidents of Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea and Gabon, 2000; dir. department of Personnel Management, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja, 2000-01; dir. Public Relations and Cultural Unit, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja, 2001- 02; Under Secretary in charge of Protocol, Legal Consular and Communications Departments, since 2002; mm: Nigerian Delegation to United Nations General Assembly, New York, 1993; Commonwealth summit, Durban south Africa, 1999; Nigeria representative in many conferences;

Bauchi Boarding Primary School, 1959-61; Bauchi Government, College, 1962-66; Ahmadu Bello Univ., Zaria, 1967-72; Univ. of Southern California, United Kingdom programme, London, 1976-78; United Nations Institute for Training and Research New York,1983.

Danmajen Bauchi;

Publ: Iraq-Kuwait Crisis, 1991- 92; The unfinished War;

Current affairs, Strolling and reading;

12 Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Way, Opposite Ramat House, GRA, Bauchi.

Graduate, Faculty of Political Science and Social Research, New School for Social Research, New York, 1983-85; National Institute for policy and strategic studies, Kuru, Jos, 1997;

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