Nufaisa Garba AHMED

Nufaisa Garba AHMED
Assistant Lecturer, Department of Defence and Security studies
1.      Name Nufaisa Garba AHMED PhD (In view), M. Sc, MIAD, B. Sc 
2.      Department Dept. of Defence and Security Studies 
3.      Telephone +2348133781871
4.      Date and Place of Birth       19th August 1995, Kaduna North, Kaduna State
5.      State of Origin Kaduna State
6. L.G.A Zaria
7. Nationality Nigerian
8. Marital status Married
9. Gender Female
10. Contact Address Dept. of Defence and Security Studies, NDA Kaduna
11. Present Rank Assistant Lecturer
12. Date of Appointment 26th November 2019



  1. PhD Defence and Strategic Studies – Nigerian Defence Academy Kaduna (in view) 
  2. MSc Defence and Strategic Studies – Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna (2020) 
  3. Masters in International Affairs and Diplomacy (MIAD) – Ahmadu Bello University Zaria (2017) 
  4. BSc International Studies – Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (2015) 
  5. SSCE – Chrisdom Secondary School, Kaduna (2011) 
  6. PSLCE – Hakda International School, Kaduna (2007) 


  1. Tar, U.A., Ayegba, S.B., & Ahmed Nufaisa, G. (2021). Gendered Dimensions of Extremism in West Africa. African Union/African Journal of Terrorism, 9(2) 122-139. 
  2. Wapmuk, S., & Ahmed Nufaisa, G. (Forthcoming- 2021). The crisis within Crisis: Covid-19 and the Exacerbation of Insecurity and Related Crisis in Nigeria’s North-East. Journal of African Security (Forthcoming Special Issue on Covid-19, Peace and Security in Africa: Challenges and Opportunities). 
  3. Wapmuk, S., & Ahmed Nufaisa, G. (Forthcoming- 2021). The Impacts of Covid-19 Pandemic on Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Nigeria’s North-East Region. Journal of African-Centered Solutions in Peace and Security (Forthcoming Special Issue AfSol Journal on “Health Security, Peace and Development in Africa).
  4. Ahmed Nufaisa, G., & Wapmuk, S. (Forthcoming- 2021). Covid-19, the Military and Counter-Insurgency Operations in Nigeria’s North-East. Labar: Journal of Military History and Peace Studies (LJMHPS). (Forthcoming Volume).
  5. Nufaisa, G.A., & Bala, B. (Forthcoming- 2021). The Implications of Palestine Membership of the International Criminal Court for the Middle East Peace Process. Journal of Security and Strategic Studies (Forthcoming Volume).
  6. Ahmed Nufaisa, G., & Bala, B. (Forthcoming- 2021). The State, Governance and Crisis of Security: The Management of Rural Violence in Nigeria’s Fourth Republic. In Tar, U.A., & Bala, B. (Eds.), The State, Criminality and National Security: Rural Violence in Contemporary Nigeria. London/New York: Routledge.
  7. Ahmed Nufaisa, G., & Bala, B. (Forthcoming- 2021). Defence Diplomacy and Nigeria’s Foreign Policy. In Tar, U.A., & Wapmuk, S. (Eds.) Nigerian Foreign Policy at Sixty. U.S: Lexington Books. 
  8. Bala, B., & Ahmed Nufaisa, G. (Forthcoming). Historicizing Globalization and Health Pandemics in Africa. In Tar, U.A., Wapmuk, S., & Bala, B. (Eds.) The Politics of Health Pandemics in Africa: Global and Local Perspectives. (Publishers Unconfirmed). 
  9. Ahmed Nufaisa, G., & Ali Jamaluddeen, M. (Forthcoming- 2021). Cooperative Policing in Africa: Working with other Agencies to Fight Crime and Insurgency. In Tar, U.A., & Dawud, S.P. (Eds.) Policing Criminality and Insurgency in Africa. U.S: Lexington Books.
  10. Wapmuk, S., & Ahmed Nufaisa, G. (Forthcoming- 2021). Silence the Guns in Africa: Interrogating the AU Strategy for Preventing Arms Proliferation in Africa. In Tar, U.A., & Wapmuk, S. (Eds.) Perspectives on Regional Integration, Security and Development in Africa: Essays in Honour of Professor Amadu Sesay. NDA Press.
  11. Wapmuk, S., & Ahmed Nufaisa, G. (Forthcoming). Intelligentsia and Democratic Control of the Military. In Tar, U.A., Tafida Mohammed, L., & Lawal Muhammad, S. (Eds.) Securing Nigeria’s Democracy: Perspectives on Democratic Control of the Military in a Fragile Democracy. Kaduna: Yusufu Bala Usman (YBUI) & NDA Press