Management Team

ODUMOSU VICTORIA OLUTAYO (MRS.) – DIRECTOR (D), ADMINISTRATION AND HUMAN RESOURCES

Mrs. Odumosu is an accomplished Educationist and Administrator. She Holds a B.A. (Hons) in Education (English Language) from the University of Ife now OAU (1983) and also an MBA in Human Resources Management (2000).

She started her career with the Oyo State Ministry of Education and was at one time appointed an external Examiner for English Language by the West African Examination Council (WAEC). She also lectured at the University of Jos Demonstration School.

In 1991, she joined the Industrial Training Fund as a Public Relations Officer where she served as Head of Protocol for years,later became the pioneer Head of I.T.F Corperate office Abuja and rose to the post of an Assistant Director/Head, External Relations (ERIS).

Mrs. Odumosu is a member of so many Professional Bodies including, Nigeria Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Nigeria Institute of Management (NIM), Nigeria Institute of Training and Development (NITAD) and Women in Management (WIM), Fellow Nigerian Institute of Administration amongst others.

Mrs, Odumosu joined the Agency in 2010 and she is currently the Director (D) Administration and Human Resources.


SALEH ABDULLAHI YAKUBU – DEPUTY DIRECTOR (DD), MONITORING AND EVALUATION

He holds a B.Eng. Civil and Water Resources degree from the University of Maiduguri (1991). A seasoned Engineer, He started his working career in 1993 with Federal Ministry of Works and Housing as Engineer II (Flood and Erosion Control). He later moved on to the Nigerian Ports Authority (N.P.A) from 1993 to 1995 as Senior Civil Engineer where his duties amongst others included Structural Designing, Architectural Designing, Tender Appraisal, Project Supervision and Water Treatment.
Until his appointment with BCDA in 2010, He was with Techno Guest Nigeria Ltd as General Manager. Engr. Saleh Abdullahi Yakubu is Deputy Director (DD) Monitoring and Evaluation. He is a member, Nigeria Society of Engineers.


IBRAHIM ABBA M. KWAJAFA – DEPUTY DIRECTOR (DD), PLANNING, INTER-GOVERNMENTAL AND COMMUNITY RELATIONSHIP

Deputy Director Planning Inter-Governmental and Community Relations. Mr. Kwajafa is a graduate of Political Science and Public

Administration from the University of Maiduguri (1984). He also holds a Masters Degree in Public Administration from the University of Jos (1990). He started his career as a Lecturer with the Borno State College of Basic Studies, Maiduguri. In 2003 he was appointed the Director Centre for Human Resources Development of the College until he resigned in 2010 to join BCDA.
He joined the agency in 2010 as an assistant director and HOD, Administration and Human Resources, as a pioneering Officer of the Agency and worked assidisiously to establish the Administration Department.
In 2015, the officer was posted to the Planning, Inter-governmental and Community Relations Department as a Deputy Director and Head of Department.


Bldr FARUK MAITURARE – DEPUTY DIRECTOR (DD), PROJECT DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION

Faruk Maiturare is the Deputy Director and Head of Project Development and Implementation Department. He holds a B.sc and M.sc degrees in Building and Structural Engineering respectively from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria (1986 and 1990). He started his working career with Sokoto State Ministry of Works and Transport in 1987. He rose to be the Deputy Director of Arch and Building Department in 1995. He was a Deputy General Manager, Sokoto Urban Development Authority between 1996 and 1998. He was a Principal Lecturer and Head of Department of Building Technology, Polytechnic of Sokoto  State between 2004 to 2008. He also served as the Special Assistant to Hon Minister of State Mines and Steel Development in 2008.

He is a Fellow of The Council of Registered Builders of Nigeria (CORBON) and Corporate member, Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB).

He became the Director of Works and Services, Federal College of Education (Technical) Gusau 2010.


AJAYI OLAYEMI ABIOLA (MRS.) – DEPUTY DIRECTOR (DD)/LEGAL ADVISER

Mrs. Ajayi Olayemi Abiola holds an LLB degree from the University of Ife now OAU, in 1987. She holds a BL from the Nigeria

Law School in 1988, she also holds a Masters Degree in Law from the University of London. She joined the Federal Ministry of Justice as a Research Assistant in 1990 from where she was posted first to the Legal Drafting Department and thereafter to

Nigeria Customs Service as a Principal State Counsel /Assistant Legal Adviser and later to the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) in 2004 and held the post of Chief State Counsel/Head of Legal and Prosecution Department.

Mrs. Ajayi, is a member of Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), International Bar Association (IBA), and Chartered Institute of Arbitration (CIArb) amongst others.

She was posted to the Agency in 2010 and she is currently the Legal Adviser.


JOSIAH D. GIMBA – DEPUTY DIRECTOR  (DD)
FINANCE AND ACCOUNTS

He is currently the Head of Accounts and Finance in the Agency.
He was posted from the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation.
Holds BSc in Accounting and MBA  from Rad-Ford University, Virginia, U.S.A