HONOURABLE MINISTER OF STATE
Summary: An accomplished Engineer, a Fellow of the Nigerian Society of Engineers and a member of the Council of Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN). The irresistible lure for public service led to my appointment as the Deputy Governor of Yobe State for an unblemished period of ten and half (10.5) years. Also served as overseeing Commissioner of Health, Commerce, Integrated Rural Development as well as chairman of several high-level priority task forces and committees in the state.
Mr Abubakar D. Aliyu hails from yobe, potiskum Local Government Area. An engineer by profession. Mr Abubakar Aliyu attended Central Primary School Jimeta, where he had his First School Leaving Certificate in 1979, he now proceeded to GSSS Monguno in Borno State where he obtained his West African School Certificate in 1984, he now proceeded to Kaduna state Polytechnic where he got a National Diploma (ND) in Civil Engineering in 1988 and HND in High Ways and Transportation Engineering in 1993, In 1999 he obtained his Bachelor of Engineering in Civil and Water Resources Engineering from the University of Maiduguri. He is currently a Fellow in the Nigerian Society of Engineers.
Mr Abubakar Aliyu had worked as a Technical Officer in Borno State Ministry of Works in 1988 to 1991, he became the Principal Engineer and also Head of Engineering Department in 2004, Supervising Project Engineers Yobe State Ministry of Housing in 2007, Managing Director, Yobe State Housing and Property Development Corporation in 2009, Overseer State Ministry of Health Yobe State, Overseer State Ministry of Commerce Yobe State, Overseer State Ministry of Integrated Rural Development Yobe State and Deputy Governor Yobe State form 2009 to 2019.
CHAIRMANSHIP OF STATE TASK FORCES AND COMMITTEE
* State Task Force On Immunization And Primary Healthcare
* State Committee On Resettlement And Rehabilitation Of Internally Displaced Persons
* State Boundary Committee
* State Environmental Committee
* State Sanitation Committee
* Distinguished Service Award By Thinkers Magazine
* Meritorious Service Award By The Task Force On Immunization And PHC
* Best Deputy Governor Of The Decade Award By North East Star Magazine
Mr Abubakar D. Aliyu is married and blessed with children.
PROF. GAMBARI, FASHOLA, ZAINAB AHMED, GANDUJE, OTHERS INSPECT THE ONGOING RECONSTRUCTION OF ABUJA – KADUNA – ZARIA -KANO DUAL CARRIAGEWAY IN FCT, KADUNA AND KANO STATES
Hon. Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola,SAN (2nd right) speaking with Journalists shortly after the Inspection of the Ongoing Reconstruction of Abuja -Kaduna -Zaria -Kano Dual Carriageway in the Federal Capital Territory, Kaduna and Kano States, with him are the Chief of Staff to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari(right), Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed(2nd left),Governor of Kano State, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje (2nd right) and others on Thursday 19th, November 2020
FASHOLA DECORATED WITH THE ARMED FORCES REMEMBRANCE DAY CELEBRATION EMBLEM 2021
Hon. Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola,SAN (left) shortly after being decorated with the Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration Emblem 2021 by the National Chairman of the Nigerian Legion, Brig. General Adakole Jones Akpa (Rtd) at the Ministry of Works and Housing Headquarters, Mabushi, Abuja on Tuesday, 17th November 2020.