Learn more about our Staff

We are a team of dedicated professionals, ready to do what ever it takes to make your  Historical research a success

Prof. Idris Shaaba Jimada

Prof. Idris Shaaba Jimada

Director

He is a Professor in History and currently the Director of Arewa House. Ahmadu Bello University, Kaduna

Dr. Abubakar Sani Sule

Dr. Abubakar Sani Sule

Deputy Director

Dr. Abubakar Sani Sule (B.A, ABU, M.A, UNIMAID, PHD, University of East Anglia) He is the Head of Archaeology Department, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria. He specializes in the Field Archaeology, Historical Archaeology and Cultural Resources Management. He has authored several articles in both Nigerian and international journals and books.

Musa Salih Muhammad

Musa Salih Muhammad

Chief Archivist

A professional archivist, with more than 20 yrs of experience in archives and information management, hold a master degree in information management and also a professional masters in information technology. His area of research includes cataloging, preservation, conservation and digitization of archives/records, Islamic manuscript studies, information gathering and retrieval.
Currently the Head of archives and manuscript collection.

Usman Sulaiman

Usman Sulaiman

Curator

Usman Sulaiman, BA, MA, and Phd Candidate In History , with marathon 20 years of experience. He contributed many jornals publications. His area of reaserch include intellectual history of Zazzau , Currently the Curator, Arewa House, Museum, Ahmadu Bello University, Kaduna.

Dr. Shuaibu Shehu Aliyu

Dr. Shuaibu Shehu Aliyu

Head of NERP

Shuaibu Shehu Aliyu (Ph.D) is a professional historian with B.A, M.A from ABU Zaria and Ph.D at the University of Khartoum, Sudan. He is currently the head of Northern Educaation Research Project of Arewa House. He is also teaches African and Middle east History at ABU Zaria. He specializes in African History , History of Islam in Africa and his major research interest areas includes, the history of west African communities in the middle east . He has many publications in reputable African journals.

Dr. Salisu Bala

Dr. Salisu Bala

Head of NAMP

Salisu Bala (PhD) is a fellow of the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) and a lecturer in the Department of History, Ahmadu Bello University, Nigeria. He is also the current Program Coordinator of the Nigeria Arabic Manuscript Project (NAMP) in Arewa House, Centre for Historical Documentation & Research of the same university. He has presented papers in international conferences and has also published numerous articles in national and international journals and books.

Mal. Muhammad Nasir Umar

Mal. Muhammad Nasir Umar

Librarian

Muhammad Nasir Umar (BLS, MLS, ABU) is professional academic Librarian with more than twenty years working experiance in the field of library and information management.

Alh. Ibrahim Salisu

Alh. Ibrahim Salisu

Accountant

Alhaji Ibrahim Salisu CFA, CNA, a BSc. Accounting graduate of Ahmadu Bello University,Zaria,and PGD holder in Accounting and Finance from Nigerian College of Accountancy, Jos. A member of the Association of Financial Analysts of Nigeria (AFAN) since 2011 and also certified member of the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN) since 2016. He is a Principal Accountant by rank in the Bursary department of Ahmadu Bello University.

Dalhat Mahmud

Dalhat Mahmud

Administrative Sec.

Malam Garba Abubakar Abdulkarim (Kumo) is the Administrative Secretary of the Centre (Arewa House). He is presently on the Rank of Principal Assistant Registrar with B.Sc. Political Science and Masters in Public Administration. He was with Public Affairs Directorate as Head of Unit under the Office of the Vice Chancellor A.B.U Zaria.
He attended many Workshops and Conferences within and outside the Country.

Departmrtal Staff List

we have a team of qualified and professionals

  • Grace D. Agboh
  • Abubakar Balarabe
  • Bamidele I. Morekeji
  • Agatha N.Anuruwa                                             
  • Fatima Aliyu
  • Fatima D. Bello
  • Joshua Abelugun
  • Maryam K. Chukkol
  • Salamatu Garba
  • Isma’il U.Shehu
  • Alhassan M.kargi
  • Musa S.Muhammad
  • Bulus Luka
  • Abbas Gajere
  • Emmanuel O.Abu
  • Istifanus Ishaku
  • Usman Sulaiman
  • Ramatu A.Haliru
  • Daniel Atabo
  • Shuaibu Shehu
  • John Y.Abimaje
  • Salisu Bala
  • Shedrach Rahab K.
  • Ejeh Isaac
  • Veronica M.Ballason
  • Aishatu H.Yakubu
  • Monday J.Galadima
  • Matina Gideon ssachi
  • Usman Sani Dabban
  • Rabin Isah Hassen
  • Isah Yusuf
  • Yahuza Saleh
  • Bashir Bature
  • Aisha Aminu
  • Yusha’a Abdullahi
  • Sa’adatu Salihu
  • Haruna Hussaini Isah
  • Martha H.Daniel
  • Umar Balarabe
  • Magaji Abubakar
  • Sayise A.Buyengum
  • Esther Tabat
  • Lemsu B.Shallangwa
  • Agnes Kolawole
  • Adamu Galadima
  • Danjuma Mallam
  • Hashimu A.Sabo
  • Hauwa Ibrahim Moh’d
  • Abubakar A.Yunus
  • Zainab Musa
  • Abubakar Mustapha