Prof. Garba Dahuwa Azare

Director General and Chief  Executive

Prof. Garba Dahuwa Azare was born in 1951, in Bauchi State. An indigene of Azare, Bauchi State. He is a Professor of Educational Management and Planning.Although adopted Philosophy as an Educationist. Professor Garba Dahuwa Azare started his teaching career as a primary school teacher in the 70s and gradually, expanded further to the university where he spent over thirty eight years from graduate assistant to the rank of a Professor of Educational Administration and Planning.

Until his appointment he was the head of the Department of Education and Dean Faculty of Education, and also Deputy VC Administration in Bayero University Kano. He has been engaged in teaching and conducting researches that foster the development of individuals at various levels in Nigeria and beyond. He served at various capacities including Senior Visiting Lecturer, at West Virginia, University, USA in 1986. Earlier on, He served as the Pioneer Chairman Bauchi State Primary School Management Board, and Commissioner of Education, Bauchi State.

Prof. Garba Dahuwa has Chaired various committees, He was Chairman, Release My Result Committee, Federal Ministry Of Education, and served as member of many boards including National Teachers Institute, Governing Council (2009). Member of Teacher Investigation Panel (TIP), National Teacher Registration Council Of Nigeria. Professor Garba Dahuwa Azare holds.

Post-Doctoral Research Studies (PDRS) West Virginia University, US. 1986 – 87.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) University of Wales. Cardiff, UK – 1980 – 82.

Master of Education (M.Ed). Bayero University. Kano, Nigeria – 1978 – 80.

Bachelor of Arts (Education) Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria – 1972 – 76

Prof. Garba Dahuwa is a fellow of, Institute of Co-operate Executives of Nigeria (FICEN); Fellow, College of Education (COE) Azare, Bauchi State. Member, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD),USA. Member, International Council on Education for Teaching. Prof. Garba Dahuwa is married with 3 Children .