COHORT 2-2019


The KIF Cohort 2, dubbed “Tambari” are the second set of Kashim Ibrahim Fellows.

Zainab Altine Yusuf

Zainab Altine Yusuf is a broadcast journalist with almost a decade worth of experience. She is an alumna of Ahmadu Bello University where she attained a degree in political science. 

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Saifullahi Abdullahi

Saifullahi Abdullahi is a Human Physiologist with interest in endocrinology. He is a graduate of the renowned Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. When not engrossed with deciphering the intricate nature of the human bodily functions,
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Halima Jibril Musa

Halima Jibril Musa born on the 24th day of August, is a practicing lawyer in Kaduna state (prior to her admission into the KIF Programme). She graduated from the prestigious Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria with an LL.B., obtained her BL from the Nigerian Law school Kano Read More

Pelumi Olaore

Pelumi Olaore is a medical doctor who has a fervid devotion to health equality and technological revolutions in the healthcare space. He has degrees, certifications and trainings from Obafemi Awolowo  University, Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria, Lagos State Health Service Commission, National Health Read More

Oto-Obong Victoria Una-John Gwabin

Oto-Obong Victoria Una-John Gwabin was born and raised in Kaduna. She is a civil engineer and entrepreneur with a myriad of interests including aquaculture. Having engaged in catfish farming and fingerling production for almost a decade, with  Read More

Abubakar Suleiman

Abubakar Suleiman is an Electrical Engineer educated at Bayero University, Kano. He has a demonstrated work history in Project Management, Electrical Services Design of buildings using AutoCAD software, and Public  Read More

Dorcas Sharon Ade-Zaky

Dorcas Sharon Ade-Zaky is a humanitarian actively involved in the personal development of young girls  and women. She is the secretary General of the Pink Idea Africa  Read More

Muhammed Ishaq Amin

Muhammed Ishaq Amin works as a Data Enumerator with Kano Electricity Distribution Company Plc.  He is experienced in standard laboratory practices and customer services and is passionate about water  recycle and reuse systems, Read More

Ayisat Agbaje

Ayisat Agbaje is a lawyer, writer, entrepreneur, political activist, women’s and children’s advocate and  the founder of AA INITIATIVE which is a non-profit organisation that promotes nutrition, social, and  emotional focused intervention Read More

Muhammad Bello

Muhammad Bello is an academic lawyer and a researcher with over 20 articles, book chapters and conference papers. In 2006, he emerged as one of the winners of the International Legal Essay Writing  Competition organised by Law Society of Scotland, British Council Read More

Fareeda Abdulkareem

Fareeda Abdulkareem has worn many hats. Since she graduated from the American university of Nigeria with an honors degree in communications, she has gathered extensive experience in the media across print, television, and online mediums. Read More

Shinkut Hilary Sheyin

Shinkut Hilary Sheyin is a Civil Servant who works with the Kaduna State Government. He is a Senior  Planning Officer with the Kaduna State Planning and Budget Commission whose responsibility, in line  with the mandate of the Development Aid Coordination Unit Read More

Joy Ajuluchukwu

Joy Ajuluchukwu is a digital marketing manager, a researcher and an IT consultant. She studied Law at
Afe Babalola University where she bagged her LLb and expanded her vocabulary before delving into the
tech world where she has taken on various roles. Read More

Mu'awiya Abubakar

Mu'awiya Abubakar has over 8 years’ experience of lecturing in the Department of Building, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. He taught and examined several construction managements courses, supervised a number of undergraduate and post graduate projects, and was involved in a number Read More

Hafsat Grema

Hafsat Grema is a livestock expert and a researcher, with 8 years’ experience in research for sustainable  development of the livestock industry including aquaculture. Read More