YAKUBU AKOFE MUTIU

YAKUBU AKOFE MUTIU

PRINCIPAL TECHNICAL OFFICER II

Biography

CURRICULUM VITAE

NAME:                                          YAKUBU, Akofe Mutiu  

Nationality:                                  Nigeria

 

Current Poster Address:          Wildlife Unit, Department of Forestry and

                                                    Environmental Management, Michael Okpara                                                                                                                                         

                                                    University of Agriculture Umudike, Abia State.

 

INSTITUTION ATTENDED WITH DATE

·        MICHAEL OKPARA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE UMUDIKE                2012-2017

·        FEDERAL COLLEGE OF WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT, NEW BUSSA.           2002-2007

·        GOVERNMENT SCIENCE COLLEGE, NEW BUSSA                                   1992-2001

·        ARMY CHILDREN PRIMARY SCHOOL “B” NEW BUSSA                            1992-1994

·        L.A PRIMARY SCHOOL AGBONGBE EDE, OSUN STATE.                          1988-1991

 

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION WITH DATE

·        Msc  (Wildlife Ecology) in view                                                                          2018

·     Post-Graduate Diploma Forestry and Environmental Management.                    2017

·     COMPUTER APPRECIATION AND INTERNET UTILITIES (Computer

   Fundamental, Internet Application, Window XP, Microsoft Office

   Word 2007, Microsoft Office Excel 2007, Microsoft Power point 2007,    

  Microsoft Office access 2007),                                                                                  2010

·       HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA Wildlife and Ecotourism Management  

·      (Upper Credit)                                                                                                      2007

·        NATIONAL DIPLOMA Wildlife Management.                                                    2004

·        SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL CERTIFICATE (SSCE)                                2001

·        FIRST LEAVING SCHOOL CERTIFICATE (FLSC)                                           1994

 

PUBLICATIONS

·        Yakubu A.M, Dike M.C, Onyenweaku L.N (2017): Assessment of the Ethno-zoological uses of Wild animals around Borgu Sector of Kainji Lake National Park. Nigerian Journal of Wildlife Management.  

·        Yakubu A.M and Babajide Agboola (2017): WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHY: A TOOL FOR CONSERVATION AND ECOTOURISM DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA. Proceeding of Wildlife Society of Nigeria.

·        THE APPROPRIATE STEPS TO TAKE TO ENHANCE ARTIFICIAL REGENERATION OF ALLANBRACKIA FLORIBUNDA. Proceedings of the Forestry Association of Nigeria. (2013)

·         Yakubu A.M (2007) FOOD AND FEEDING HABIT OF CROCODILUS NILOTICUS IN THE WILD. A CASE STUDY OF KAINJI LAKE NATIONAL PARK: Research Project For award of Higher National Diploma in Wildlife and Ecotourism Management. (August 2007) unpublished

·        Yakubu A.M (2004), ASSESSMENT OF CURRENT STATUS OF WILD ANIMALS WITHIN THE COLLEGE ESTATE. Research Project for National Diploma Wildlife Management. (August 2004) Unpublished.

 

MEMBER OF PROFESSIONAL ORGANISATION

·        Wildlife Management Society of Nigeria ( Southeast Coordinator)

·        Forestry Association of Nigeria (Member)

·        Hikers and Campers Association of Nigeria 

                                                                                  

WORK EXPERIENCE

·        Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike, Abia State

                  Nigeria.                                                                                    2008-till-date

·        One year Student Industrial Works Experience Scheme (SIWES)

      at Federal College of Wildlife Management New Bussa, Niger State.          2004-2005

·        Four month Student Industrial Work Experience Scheme (SIWES)

Old Oyo National Park, Oyo State, Nigeria                                                  August-Dec. 2003

·        Seven year experience in Wildlife Photography, Video Coverage and Lamination    2001-2007

 

 

PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE AT MICHAEL OKPARA UNIVERSITY

·        Curator Wildlife Museum

·        Management of Snailry Unit

·        Management of Cane Rat Domestication Unit

·        Biannual Field Practical Training of 400 Level Students.

ADMINISRATIVE RESPONSIBILITY AND MEMBERSHIP OF COMMUNITY AT MICHAEL OKPARA UNIVERSITY

·        Chairman CNREM Welfare Committee

·        Curator Wildlife Museum, Department of Forestry and Environmental Management.

·        Technical Head snailry Unit.

·        Technical Head fire arms and ballistic Unit.

·        Technical Head Cane-rat Domestication Unit.

·        Member Field practical Training Co-donating Committee.

·        Member University-wide Information (Gathering) Bureau.

·        Financial Secretary National Association of Academic Technologist. 

PERSONAL QUALITIES

·        Good communication skill (English, Yoruba and Hausa).

·        Diligent and Honest

·        Able to work independently or with others effectively

·        Always determined to achieve result

·        Resourceful and always ready to learn

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT

Department of Forestry and Environmental Management, College of Natural Resource and Environmental management, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike,  Abia State.

CURRENT POSITION

Principal Technical Officer II

CURRENT SALARY

Contiss 9/3

 

EXTRA-CURRICULA ACTIVITIES

Reading, Writing, Travelling, Playing Table Tennis and Listening to Music

REFEREE

1.     Prof.  EZEALOR, Augustine Uwanekwu

Department of Forestry and Environmental Management, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike, Abia State.

 

2.      Dr JAYEOLA Omotola Abiola

Department of Forestry and Wildlife Management, Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta (FUNAAB) Ogun State, Nigeria.

 

 3.     Prof. M.C Dike

 Department of Forestry and Environmental Management, Michael Okpara  University of Agriculture Umudike, Umuahia Abia State.