Masa’udu A. Kazaure

Dr. Masa’udu Adamu Kazaure, MNI

EXECUTIVE SECRETARY, NATIONAL BOARD FOR TECHNICAL EDUCATION, (NBTE)

Born on the 15th of July 1960 in Kazaure, Jigawa State, Dr. Masa’udu Adamu Kazaure holds undergraduate and postgraduate degrees up to a doctorate in Chemistry from Bayero University, Kano obtained between 1985 and 1996.He began his working career in 1987 as a teacher with Government Secondary School, Kazaure and also taught at Jigawa State College of Education, Gumel as well as the Bayero University, his alma mater, where he was at various times a Head of Department and Deputy/Acting Dean of Students Affairs.He became Rector/Chief Executive of the then state-owned Hussaini Adamu Polytechnic, Kazaure in 2000 and was again reappointed as the Rector of the institution in 2007 after its take-over by Federal Government. He was appointed the Executive Secretary of the National Board for Technical Education in October, 2010 and was reappointed for a second and final term in 2015.He is an astute academician and administrator, fellow of the Polymer Institute of Nigeria, (PIN) and the Chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN) as well as an alumnus of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies, Kuru amongst others.