DANBAZAU, Gen. Abdulrahman Bello (Rtd)

Born March 14, 1954


Abdulrahman Bello Dambazzau is a retired Nigerian Army Lieutenant General and currently the Minister of Interior
Gender: Male
Name of Spouse Hadiza Dambazau
State of Origin: Kano State
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Working Experience

Minister of Interior, Federal Republic of Nigeria; Founder and Chairman, Board Of Trustees, Nigerian Society Of Victimology; Founder & Chairman, Foundation For The Victims Of Child Abuse

Previous Appointments:

– Aide De Camp to Chief of Army Staff,1979;
– Commanded Military Police Units & Served As Special Investigator,1984-1985;
– Registrar, Nigerian Defence Academy, 1993-1999;
– Chief Instructor, Support Weapon Wing Of The Infantry Centre & School, 1999-2001;
– Directing Staff At National War College, 2004-2006;
– General Officer Commanding (Goc) 2nd Division, Ibadan, 2007-2008;
– Chief Of Army Staff, 2008-2010;
– Chairman Of CPC Security Committee, 2011;
– Director In Charge Of Intelligence & Security Of The APC Presidential Campaign, 2015.

– Fellow, Institute Of Public Relations;
– Member, World Society Of Criminology;
– Member, World Society Of Victimology;
– Member, Academy Of Criminal Justics Sciences;
– Member, Amrican Society Of Criminology;
– Member, British Society Of Criminology;
– Member, International Police Executive Symposium.

Barewa College, Kaduna,1974; Nigerian Defence Academy, 1977; Us Army Military Police School, Fort Mcclellan,1979; Kent State University, 1982; University Of Keele, 1989

– Military Law Terminologies, 1991;
– Law & Criminality In Nigeria: An Analytical Discourse, 1994;
– Criminology & Criminal Justice, 1999;
– Nigeria And Her Security Challenges (Article In Harvard Review, 2014).

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