Report on aHub discussion forum batch B

The continuation of aHub discussion for batch B held on 22, October 2019 at CITAD office Kano. The program which its aim is to provide support in terms of space, internet connectivity, mentorship and networking to the best, innovative and willing students of some tertiary institutions of the state so that they can come up with ideas, problems and proper possible solutions through the use of technology.  The nominated students were from FCET Bichi, Yusuf Maitama Sule University and Sa’adatu Rimi College of Education Kumbutso.


Mal Ahmad A. Yakasai, representing the Executive Director, CITAD, welcomed all the participants. He briefed the participants about CITAD which was established in the year 2000 as a non-governmental and non-profit organisation whose aim is to use ICT toward the development of the society. He also advised the participants to use this opportunity to draw the maximum benefit from the aHub as it is the current trend toward developing youth and the nation as a whole.


Mal Ibrahim Nuhu, CITAD program officer, highlighted more on the programs CITAD has been doing including fight against corruption, entrepreneurship, gender based projects, ICT awareness and the recent Digital Livelyhood for young women. He also brief the participants about CITAD, its mission and vision.

Mal. Kamaluddeen Umar, CITAD technical officer, elaborated on the aHub program describing its aim and objectives as providing space for youth aspiring entrepreneurs and technology developers to work unhindered by either power, connectivity or facility challenges; provide continuing support for mentoring services to youth through access to highly accomplished professionals and business people; provide a link between youth solution providers and the market such that such market demands should be a vehicle to drive local productivity, innovation and creativity rather than sourcing such needs from outside; create a space for technology experimentation, innovation and creativity by youth people and support the growth of small scale enterprises through technology and business incubation which would be a vehicle for economic recovery of the region. He also draw the attention of the participants on the numerous opportunities they can get in terms of supports from partner international organisation CITAD is working with. Those international organizations are always loking for youth with innovative idea to support them in making their idea become real.

The session for discussion was open for questions, suggestions, comments and ideas. Yusuf Machido from Sa’adatu Rimi College of Education Kumbutso had urged the participants to show greater level of participation in the aHub program. Nafiu Abubakar, a lecturer from FCET Bichi motivated the participant by citing some example of his innovative ideas he want to make them real and throw the challenge to the student to speak out their mind.

Discussion session went with students welcoming the aHub program and speaking their innovative ideas which were collected and documented for review, selection and further discussion.

The total number of students attended the program is 42, 26 males and 16 females.

SN Name Gender Institution Phone Email
1. Hassan Hamisu Ya’u M Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano 08039667179 hassanhamisuyau@gmail.com
2. Abdurrahman Saleh M Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano 08039344118 Abuya20@gmail.com
3. Maryam Muhammad Muhammad F Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano 07069387755 maryammuhdmuhd@gmail.com
4. Hauwa Abdullahi Abubakar F Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano 08035163373 Hawwaabdullahi11@gmail.com
5. Muhammad Salisu Umar M Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano 08138224635 Muhdsalisu53@gmail.com
6. Abdulaziz Abdulaziz M Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano 08132589710 Abdultajuddeen873@gmail.com
7. Abba Abubakar Abdullahi M Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano 08162708249 engrabbaabubakar@gmail.com
8. Muhd Ibrahim Salisu M Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano 08069078904 Wonderfulguy6@gmail.com
9. Fatima Ibrahim El-Hussain F Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano 08165853262 Fatimaibrahimelhussain2019@gmail.com
10. Muhammad Ahmad Nuhu M Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano 07064374752 ahmadahmadnuhu@gmail.com
11. Umar Sunusi Maitalata M Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano 08098069816 maitalata@gmail.com
12. Murtala Isma’il M Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano 07063798202 murtalaismail@gmail.com
13. Jibril Sani Gambo M Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano 07035897878 jibrilsanigambo@gmail.com
14. Yusuf Ahmad M Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano 07037969117 iyusufahmad@gmail.com
15. Sa’adatu Umar Wali F S.R.C.O.E 08148670492 umarsaadahwali@gmail.com
16. Hauwa Shu’aibu Muhd F S.R.C.O.E 08168379753 Hassanashuaibu9753@gmail.com
17. Zainab Yusuf Umar F S.R.C.O.E 07030472759 Zainabyusufumar0@gmail.com
18. Khadija M Abdullahi F S.R.C.O.E 08084351929 Khadijatmuhammad45@gmail.com
19. Asiya Auwal Sharif F S.R.C.O.E 08136904168 asiyasharif@gmail.com
20. Aliyu Yusuf Kibiya M S.R.C.O.E 07067425275 aliyusuf18@yahoo.com
21. Abdussamad Sani Abdussamad M S.R.C.O.E 08133998985 asamasanawa@gmail.com
22. Muhammad Mustapha Aliyu M S.R.C.O.E 08133449707 mmaliyu36@yahoo.com
23. Yusuf Rufa’I Ahmad M S.R.C.O.E 09077310383 Yusoufahmad5@gmail.com
24. Ikiramatu Idris M S.R.C.O.E 08147889997 ikramatuidris@gmail.com
25. Aisha Usman Aliyu F Bayero University, Kano 09038288543 shatuaysha@gmail.com
26. Ummusalama Adamu Usman F Bayero University, Kano 07089818813 Ummusalama95@gmail.com
27. Hauwa Wakili Habib F Bayero University, Kano 07061952298 Hauwaamaal97@gmail.com
28. Muhammad Nagari M F.U.D 09039200786 Nagarimuhammad2@gmail.com
29. Muhammad Garba kyalli M F.C.E(T) Bichi 09033883612 muhammadgarbakyalli@gmail.com
30. Aliyu Yusuf abubakar M F.C.E(T) Bichi 09038330504 Aliyuyusufabubakar00001@gmail.com
31. Esther precious omotayo F F.C.E(T) Bichi 08110797653 omotayoesterfree@gmail.com
32. Ezejudith Ngozi F F.C.E(T) Bichi 08106002600 @gmail.com
33. Muhammad Yusuf M F.C.E(T) Bichi 09060653585 myusufmif@gmail.com
34. Maimuna Ibrahim F F.C.E(T) Bichi 07039059558 maimunatibrahim56@gmail.com
35. Rabi’atu Sani Kusa F F.C.E(T) Bichi 09061107674 sanikusarabiatu@gmail.com
36. Maryam Kabiru Garba F F.C.E(T) Bichi 08162722904 maryamkabirugarba2018@gmail.com
37. Leva.a.solomon M F.C.E(T) Bichi 08132896039 levamtonga@gmail.com
38. Abdulganiyyu Ibrahim M F.C.E(T) Bichi 09034589893 ibrahimabdulganiyyu@gmail.com
39. Abdurrazaq Jibril Baba M B.U.K 08133336318 mujerheed20@gmail.com
40. Muhammad Garba Madu M K.F.U.D 09037848848 muhdgarbamuhd208@gmail.com
41. Jamilu Adam Abdullahi M B.U.K 08169020212 Jdan.uwa@gmail.com
42. Abdullahi Sani Idris M B.U.K 08168316575 sarkielyakub@gmail.com





Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *