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Aminu Aliyu Gital

Managing Director Aminu Gital holds a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Ahmadu Bello University and an M.Sc. in Water Engineering from Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi.

His career in the water sector dates back to 1993 when he was appointed as the Area Manager of Azare Zone of Bauchi Water Corporation and in subsequently in 1996, he was appointed as the Treatment Plant Manager, Gubi Dam. In 2005, he was assigned the role of acting Director – Operations and Maintenance, and in 2007, he was promoted to the rank of Director – Water Supply and Production, at the State Ministry of Water Resource. In November 2010, he was appointed as the General Manager – Bauchi State Water Board that led to his promotion to the Managing Director of the Corporation due to his reform policies and strong work ethics.

Some of Aminu Gital’s other achievement includes managing the Sustainable Water in Africa (SUWASSA). His tenure brought about institutional reforms and World Bank’s Third National Urban Water Sector Reform Project (NUWSRP3), which has repositioned the Corporation for better performance and increased water production capacity.

He is a registered member of professional bodies such as Council of Registered Engineers in Nigeria (COREN), Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Nigerian Institute of Civil Engineering, and Nation Water Association.

Shehu Yahaya Jalam

Director, HR and Admin Shehu Yahaya Jalam doubles as the head of Communication and Social Marketing and the Director of HR and Administration.

He holds a first degree in Linguistics from the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, Bauchi State, and a post-graduate degree in Management from Bauchi State Polytechnic.

Shehu Isiaku

Ag. AGM - Commercial Shehu Isiaku is a chartered accountant and a seasoned auditor with over 25 years of experience in taxation. He holds an HND in Accounting and Auditing and a Postgraduate degree in Management from Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi. In addition to these, he also holds a certificate in Tax administration from the College of. Administration and Business Studies, Azare.

Currently, Shehu Isiaku serves as the acting Assistant General Manager, Commercial.

Rilwanu Yakubu

Manager, Expenditure Rilwanu Yakubu is the Manager – Expenditure in Bauchi state Water and Sewerage Corporation with over 25 years of working experience.

He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, an advanced diploma in Accounting and Auditing, a Diploma in Accounting, and a Diploma in Computer Basic Operations.

Director Operations and Maintenance

Ahmed Umar Othman

Director Planning Research and Statistics Ahmed Umar Othman was born in Lima Katagum, Bauchi state. He attended Bauchi College of Arts and Science (BACAS) in 1981 for his A levels; before proceeding to Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria to obtain a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry (Double honors).

Ahmed Umar Othman joined Bauchi State Waterboard in 1988 as a scientific officer at the Gubi Dam project. He rose through the ranks to become the Director – Planning Research, and Statistics at the corporation.

He is married with children, loves music, and likes to read newspapers.