Our Team Members

Meet Some of our Management and Academic Team Members.

Meet Some Principal Team Members

The best minds in various fields in Biology are working with us to provide healthier life for all.
You can join our team of researchers and give Africa a chance against tropical diseases.

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Prof Y. K. E. Ibrahim


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Prof Mohammed Mamman


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Prof H.M. Inuwa


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Prof Junaidu Kabir


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Prof. Jacob Kwaga

Principal Investigator Rabbies

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Prof Iliya S Ndams

Principal Investigator Filariasis

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Nuhu Ishaya

Project Procurement Officer

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Ibrahim Salisu

Project Finance Officer

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Silas K. Yashim

Project Secretary

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Dr Aliyu Salihu

Monitoring & Evaluation Officer

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Prof. Sani Ibrahim

Principal Investigator Forensic

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Halidu Dankande

Internal Auditor

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Dr. Aminu Mohammed

Asst. Monitoring & Evaluation Officer

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Hussaina Makun

Environmental and Social Safeguard Officer

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Awwal Usman

Laboratory Manager


Africa Centre of Excellence for Neglected Tropical Disease and Forensic Biotechnology is a wold bank sponsored program.

About Us

ACENTDFB is poised with a responsibility to conduct research that would illuminate complex molecular interactions between host and parasite with a view of developing potential vaccine targets and improved molecular diagnostics and identification of parasites in Trypanosomiasis, Filariasis and Rabies.