ABDULLAHI SARKI ZAYYANU

Mr Abdullahi Sarki Zayyanu

Assistant Lecturer, Department of Civil Engineering. Nigeria Defence Academy

Sarki1994@gmail.com

Professional Summary

A hard working and eager to learn graduate engineer promising to consume experience to take on the career role of water resources engineering and project management, giving exceptional level of leadership skills, communication skills and problem solving skills.

Highly innovative and competent in technical report writing, able to work with people and certified in Health and Safety training.

Personal Details

 Date of birth: 9th march 1996

 Sex: Male

 State of Origin: Kebbi State

 Local Government Area: Yauri

 Religion: Islam

 Nationality: Nigerian

 Marital Status: Single

Core Skills

 Outstanding leadership and communication skills

 Efficiency in Microsoft Word, excel, power point and project

 Basic water quality analysis of various parameters

 Technical report writing

 Depth familiarisation on AutoCAD, Staad Pro and Sketch Up.

 Proficiency in Hydrologic Engineering Centre’s Hydrologic Modeling System (HECHMS)

 Proficiency in delivering lectures and public speaking

Experience

Working Experience, Nov. 2019 till date

Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna

Assistant Lecturer

 Lecturing under water resources engineering

 Lecturing under water resources engineering

National Youth Service Corps, Oct 2018 to Oct 2019

National Water Resources Institute – Kaduna, Nigeria

Civil Engineer/Assistant Lecturer

 Assisting in lecturing HND1 on Computer aided drawing in civil engineering

 Lecturing NDII in Elements of structures

Industrial Training Student, March 2017 to September 2017

Kaduna Refining and Petrochemicals Company- Kaduna

Maintenance Department

 Building of dwarf walls in boilers and box-up of boilers

 Casting of 10 footings for Radioactive receiver support in 32D1 AND 32D2 ans

installation of the poles

 Construction of concrete raft pavements at AREA 1

 Changing of old rusted pipes at chemical labs

 Inspection of the replacement of old pipes at water intake

Engineering and Technical Services Department Supervisory Works

 KRPC inland terminal site inspection

 Inspection of compressor installation at power plant utility

Intern, Feb 2015 to Mar 2015

Habib Engineering Company – Kebbi

Construction of municipal roads in Yelwa Yauri

 Trained on levelling survey and horizontal and vertical curves setting out

 Trained on construction of culverts and slabs

 Trained in site compaction, laterite layering and asphalt layering

Education

Master of Engineering (M.Eng): Water Resources and Environmental Engineering, Jan

2020- till date

Nigerian Defence Academy Post Graduate School, Kaduna State.

Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng): Civil Engineering 2nd Class (Upper Division), Sept 2013

to Jul 2018

Nile University of Nigeria- Abuja FCT

Secondary School Certificate (WEAC): Oct 2007 to July 2013

New Horizons Collage, Minna: Niger State

Primary School Certificate: Oct 2000 to Aug 2007

Emirate Primary School, Yauri: Kebbi State

Certifications

 Health Safety and Environmental Certificate- Kaduna Refining and Petrochemicals

Company

Reference

Engr Abubakar Dayyabu

Lecturer Civil engineering department

Nile University of Nigeria

Abuja

Tel; 08039274507

Email; adayyabu@nileuniversity.edu.ng

Engr Dr Onyebuchi Mogbo

Senior Staff

Nile University of Nigeria

Abuja, Nigeria

Tel; 08182200813

Engr Saleh Ismail

Lecturer, Training Department

National Water Resources Institute

Kaduna

Tel; 08038743573

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES/HONOUR SOCIETIES:

(1) Registered Engineer COREN (R.25, 804)

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS

(1)  Rabia L. Batagarawa*, Saminu Ahmed, John E. Sani, Idowu E. Abiodun (2019).

 Assessing Rainwater Harvesting Potential in Nigerian Secondary Schools– A Case Study of Government Girls Secondary School, Dutse, Abuja  Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research, 2019, 6(7):1-10

(2)A Dadangarba, A Saminu ‘’Domestic rain water harvesting as an alternative source of water supply Ribadu cantonment NDA Kaduna’’Saudi Journal of Engineering Vol 2, issue 3 Pages 159-164

(3) A. Saminu, RL. Batagarawa, IA. Chukwujama., A. Dadan Garba ; “Analysis of Ground

Water Quality for Wudil Town Kano State, Nigeria” . The Asian Institute of Research Engineering

and Technology Quarterly Reviews Vol.1, No.1 pages 6-13,  2018

(4) H.Garba, LG Tilli, S Ahmed,  I Abdullahi ; “ Rainfall Interpolation Analysis on River Kaduna catcment for climate change assessment ’’ Nigerian journal of Technology (NIJOTECH) Vol. 37 No,3, pages 806-812, 2018.

(5)  A Saminu , IA Chukwujama, A Dadan Garba, MM Namadi. “Performance Ealuation of   Wupa Waste Water treatment plant Abuja, FCT, Nigeria. ”. American Journ Engineering Research (AJER) Issue-11  Volume-06,  pages 85-90, 2017.

(6) A Saminu, A Ismail,IA Chukwujama, OBE Salau;  “ Effect of landfill leachate on ground water quality of unguwan Dosa, Kaduna’’. Academy journal of science and engineering (AJSE) issue 1volume 10 pages 63-70, 2016

(7) A Saminu*1 ,L Rabia2, A I Ayinla3(2015) “ Sensitivity Analysis of Optinetwork Software for Water Distribution Networks. Global Journal of Advanced Engineering Technologies and Sciences (Gjaets) Vol 04, Issue 02, April 2015.

(8) A Saminu*1 ,L Rabia2, U Tsoho3,  G Haruna4. B. Faustinus5(2015) “The Least Cost Design of Existing Water Distribution Network for NDA using Genetics Algorithm. Global Journal of Advanced Engineering Technologies and Sciences (Gjaets) Vol 02, Issue 02, Feb 2015.p28-35.

(9)I Abdullahi1 Nasiru,2 A Saminu3,L Sagir4 , E Charity 5.(2014) “Design of waste stabilization pond for sewage treatment at nigeriandefence academy staff quarters permanent sitemandokaduna”  International journal of engineering and Applied  sciences (IJEAS). Vol 01, Issue 02, Nov 2014.Issn :2393-3661.P9-15

(10)A SaminuIAbubakar 2  ,H Sani3 U Tsoho4 I Suleman 5(2014)  “ Optimal Design Of   Existing Water Distribution Network Using Genetics Algorithms”. American Journal ofEngineering Research (AJER) Issue-03 Volume-01, June 2014.Pp-163-173.

(11) A Saminu1, R L Batagarawa2,I Abubakar3U Tsoho4, H Sani5(2014) “Stochastic     Analysis of Benue River Flow Using Moving Average (Ma) Model”.”.American Journal ofEngineering Research (AJER)Volume-03, Issue-03, March 2014.Pp-274-279.

(12) A Saminu*1 , IAbubakar2, ,  L Rabia3, U Tsoho3,  G Haruna 5. (2013) “Modifications of Optinet work Software for the Implementation of Advance Genetic Algorithm on Existing Water Distribution Network”. International journal of engineering sciences &research technology, vol.2, issue 12, Dec 2013.issn:  2277- 9655.P 3599-3606.

(13) A Saminu*1, I Abdullahi2, U Tsoho3, I Nasiru4, A I Ayinla  .(2013) “Investigating the hydrological characteristics of kaduna river basin”. International journal of engineering sciences &research technology, vol.2, issue 9, Sept 2013issn: 2277- 9655.P2420-2423.

(14) H.Garba, A.Ismail,   A. Saminu, I Abdullahi and B. Faustinus .(2013) “Hydrological modeling of the impact of climate change on a tropical perennial river Flooding”.    International journal of engineering and science, vol 3, issue 6, August, pp 30- 35,issn:2278-972.

(15)A Saminu*1, IAbubakar2, L Rabia3, I Abdullahi4 (2013).“Analysis of existing water   distribution network, to investigate its adequacy in performances of its function.A case study of Badarawa/malali distribution network”. International journal of engineering sciences &research technology, vol.2, issue 7, July 2013, issn: 2277- 9655.p1713-1728.

(16)H.Garba,A.Ismail, L.Rabia A. Saminu, I Abdullahi and B. Faustinus(2013)“Climate change impact on sub-surface hydrology of kaduna river Catchment”. Open journal of Modern hydrology, vol 3,Jul 2013.pp 115-121.

(17)I. Abdullah*1,U Tsoho2, A Saminu3. (2013)“Vehicular trip by traffic  assignment in Maiduguri metropolis”. International journal of engineering sciences &research technology vol.2 issue, 7 july 2013, issn: 2277-9655.P 1749-1760.

(18)A Saminu1I Abubakar2, I Nasiru3  and,  L Sagir4.(2013) . “Design of Nda water distribution network using Epanet”. International journal of emerging science and engineering ijesevol 1 issue 9,July 2013, issn:2319-6378. P5-9.

(19) I Abdullah,1U Tsoho2, A. Saminu3, H Garba4. (2013) “Vehicular trip generation    modeling in Maiduguri metropolis”. International journal of Engineering sciences & research technology, vol.2 issue 6,june 2013, issn: 2277-9655.p1515-1523.

(20) A Saminu1, I. Abdullahi2. And F.O.P. Oriola3.(2013).“Time series model of stream flow of Kaduna River using Ma, Ar and Arima model”. International journal of engineering sciences &  research  technology, vol.02, Issue 02, June 2013.issn: 2277.9698.P1-5.

(21)ASaminu*1,IAbubakar2,UTsoho3,IAbdullahi4(2013).“Optimization of Badarawa/MalaliWater Distribution Network Using Genetics Algorithm”International journal of Engineering sciences &research technology, vol.2, issue 03, March 2013.issn: 2277- 9655  P393-

(22) A Saminu 1U Tsoho2 G Haruna and3 L Sagir4 (2013) “Design and construction of a model sedimentation tank using existing slow sand filter for Nda treatment plant”. International journal of engineering sciences & research technology vol.2, issue2, Feb 2013issn: 2277-9655.P178-182.

(23) Moses, G. Saminu A. and Oriola, F.O.P. (2012). Influence of Compactive Efforts on Compacted Foundry SandTreatedWith Cement Kiln Dust.Journal of Civil and   Environmental ResearchNew York, Vol2, Issue5.P11-24

(24) G. K. Moses and A. Saminu (2012). “Cement Kiln Dust Stabilization of CompactedBlack Cotton Soil”. Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering V0l 17:p865-878, Bund F, U.SA.

(25)Oriola, F.O.P.and A. Saminu (2012). “Influence of textile effluent waste water on compacted lateritic soil”. The electronicjournal of geotechnical engineering.ejge.vol 17 bundleB

(26) O.B.E Salau and A .Saminu (2007). “Stochastic modeling of stream flows of river kaduna using Arma and Arimamodels”.Nigerian journal of industrial and systems studiesnjiss vol.6 no.3 2007

 

Referees:

  • Prof.  A. Ismail

Department of Water/Environmental Engineering

A.B.U, Zaria, Kaduna State.

              Tel:08033176363

  • Dr. AshiruDaura .

Federal Ministry of science and Technology Abuja.

              Tel: 08052512834

  • Tsoho

Department of Civil Engineering

NDA Kaduna.

                Tel:  07069203605

Chronicle of Civil Engineering Head of Department 

 

SERIAL RANK NAME FROM TO
(a) (b) (c) (d) (e)
1 ENGR USMAN TSHOHO, BEng, MSc, MNSE OCT 98 OCT 02
2 DR FOP ORIOLA, BSc, MSc/DIC, PhD, MNSE OCT 02 OCT 04
3 ENGR USMAN TSHOHO, BEng, MSc, MNSE OCT 04 OCT 06
4 ENGR JB FAGBOYINBO BSc, MEng, FNSE, FICEM OCT 06 OCT 08
5 ENGR USMAN TSHOHO, BEng, MSc, MNSE OCT 08 OCT 13
6 COL ENG IA CHUKWUJAMA (RTD) B.Eng, M.Eng, MNSE OCT 13 NOV 17
7 DR SAMINU AHMED B.Eng, M.Eng, PhD, COREN NOV 17 DATE