Engr. Aliyu A. Aziz was a pioneer staff of NIMC and the Director, Information Technology / National Identity Database Department of NIMC before he retired in 2014. With more than thirty years’ of post qualification experience in Engineering & Information Technology, spanning both the private and public sectors, Engr. Aziz holds a B.Eng in Civil Engineering and M.Sc in Structural Engineering with Specialty in Computer Aided Design from the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria.

Before he joined NIMC at inception, Engr. Aziz was the Information Technology Adviser to the Minister, Federal Capital Territory Administration, where he pioneered the implementation of the first e-government solution that won a Microsoft award in 2006.

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Cecilia Yahaya
General Manager, HCM

Cecilia Yahaya is a seasoned Administrator and astute civil servant with over 28 years post qualification experience in the Public Sector. She is a graduate of English from the University of Jos. Over the years, she has worked as an Administrative Officer in the Federal Civil Service, where she attained the rank of an Assistant Director.

Abdullahi Ibrahim
General Manager, Corporate Services

Abdullahi Ibrahim FCA, holds a B.Sc. Degree in Accounting from the University of Lagos. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria with about 22 years post qualification experience in both the private and public sectors. He served in various senior management capacities at the Zenith Bank Plc (more…)

Abdulhamid Umar
General Manager, Operations

Abdul-Hamid Umar is a consummate manager with over 25 years experience in Strategic Leadership, Communications, Stakeholder & Shareholder Management, Advertising, Public Relations and Mass Mobilization, spanning the Aviation, Telecommunications, Power & Steel and the ID & Security sectors of Nigeria’s Economy.

Chuks Onyepunuka
General Manager, IT/IDD

Chuks Onyepunuka is seasoned Information Technology professional, with a proven tracks record of over 27 years experience working on the development and implementation of IT solutions with major Telecommunication, Consulting and Multi-National Manufacturing Organisations and government agencies in Nigeria.

Hadiza Ali Dagabana
General Manager, Legal Services

Hadiza Ali Dagabana holds an LLB from Bayero University, Kano, a Masters degree in International Law and Diplomacy from the University of Lagos and a Post Graduate Diploma in International Tax Law from Robert Kennedy College, Delemont Switzerland. She is also an alumnus of J. F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, USA.

Ben Alofoje
DGM/Head of Inspectorate

Ben Alofoje, holds a B.Sc. degree in International Relations from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and a Masters degree in International Law and Diplomacy from the University of Lagos. He is an alumnus of the Stanford Graduate School of Business, USA Executive Program.