Ibrahim Abubakar Jega

Executive Secretary, Abuja National Mosque Management Board

Mr. Jega is currently the Executive Secretary of Abuja National Mosque Management Board and founding Co- Chairman of Abuja Interfaith Peace Building Forum. The Abuja National Mosque is the Center of Unity for the Nigerian Muslim Ummah and other Islamic activities. He served in the Federal Civil Service and rose to the position of Director before retiring in 2010. He taught Islamic studies, Arabic and English languages in High schools before becoming an administrator in various positions of responsibilities in both Kebbi and former Sokoto states. Born in Nigeria in 1950, with sound Islamic foundation from childhood through his parents and the College of Art and Arabic studies Sokoto. He is a graduate of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria in Education/Language Arts and happily married with children.