Application for Admission into the Nigerian Defence Academy 76 Regular Course

PROF. KWASAU A. AYUBA

NAME: Prof AA Kwasau 

E-MAIL: profkwasau@gmail.com

TEL: 08057217740

 

  1. DATE AND PLACE OF BIRTH:  1954-Zagom
  2. STATE: Kaduna
  3. LGA: Zangon Kataf
  4. NATIONALITY: Nigerian
  5. MARITAL STATUS: Married
  6. GENDER: Male
  7. CONTACT ADDRESS: Department of Languages Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences – NDA Kaduna
  8. DATE OF APPOINTMENT: 1 – 6 – 90
  9. PRESENT RANK: Professor

 

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION

  1. PhD (English)ABU, (1984).  M.Ed (English), UniJos (1990)
  2. MLS (Master in Leadership Studies), NDA, (2017) NCE(Eng/Geo), (1980)
  3. Advanced Certificate in Personnel (Mgt), ABU, (2006) Trs Grd. Basawa TC, Zaria, (1975)

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

 

INTERNATIONAL PUBLICATIONS

  1. Kwasau, A.A, (2012). “Oral English as an Aid to Learning in Higher Institutions in Nigeria:” International Journal of Humanities and Social Science: Vol. 2 No. 8 (Special Issue of Contemporary Issues in Social Science) Centre for Promoting Ideas, US. ISSN: 2220-8488. Pp 97-103
  2. Kwasau, A.A, (2013). “Literature in English as an Aid to performance in English Language at the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination in Kaduna State – Kaduna” in Approaches in International Journal of Research Development, Vol. 7 No. 1, 2012. University of Sierra Leon. ISSN: 2114-1409. PP100-108
  3. Kwasau, A.A, (2013) “A Critical Analysis of the Empirical Studies on the Implementation of English for Academic Purposes programme in the Nigerian University System:” International Journal of Emerging knowledge – Vol. 1 (9) (April, 2013-March, 2014)-United Kingdom (UK). ISSN: 2360-9753. Pp 154-162.
  4. Kwasau A.A, (2015) The Teaching of English for Academic purposes in the Nigerian University: Academic Discourse: vol. 8 No. 1, 2015, University of Cape Coast, Ghana. PP 349-359

INTERNAL PUBLICATIONS

  1. Kwasau, A.A, (2015), A Critical Evaluation of Challenges of Teaching Oral English in Nigerian Colleges and Tertiary Institutions, University of Uyo Journal of Humanities. Vol. 19 No. 1 2015. A publication of Faculty of Arts, University of Uyo, Uyo-Nigeria. PP88-105
  2. Kwasau, A.A, (2013) “A Critical Analysis of Nigerian Languages in Ethno-Linguistic Conflicts”: Kada Journal of Liberal Arts: vol. 7 No. 1. 2013. A Publication of theFaculty of Arts, Kaduna State University. ISSN: 2006-1587. PP27-38
  3. Kwasau, A.A, (2011) “Use of Language by Cadets in the Battalion Lines of the Nigerian Defence Academy.” Vol. 67, 2011. Journal of Faculty of Arts and Social Science Research NDA-Kaduna ISSN: 1119-6378. PP137-150
  4. Kwasau, A.A, (2014) A Critical Analysis of Academic Writing and its Reality for University Students in Nigeria. TAGUWA: The Journal of Humanities. Vol. 4 No. 1, 2014. A publication of the Faculty of Humanities. Umaru Musa Yar’Adua University, Katsina ISSN: 2141-1662. PP34-52
  5. Kwasau, A.A, (2005) “Military Thought and Communication Skills”: The Academy Journal of Defence Studies: vol. II, 2005 Journal of the Nigerian Academy, ISSN: 1119-8795 PP56-70
  6. Kwasau, A.A, (2008) “Linguistic Thought and Scientific Reality,” vol. 4-2008. Journal of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna. ISSN: 1119-6378. PP107-120
  7. Kwasau, A.A, (2013) “The Mechanics of Reading” in K. Alexander et al (eds) “Communication in English” with Copyright @ Kaduna State University, Kaduna, 2013. PYLA-Mak Services Ltd. ISSN: 978-931-978-086-9 O. Ayodabo et al (eds). PP217-231
  8. Kwasau, A.A, (2013) “Linguistic Diversity and the problem of National Cohesion in Nigeria” in Issues in Language and Linguistic: Perspectives from Nigeria: vol. 1 2013: Published by Language Study Group of Nigeria (LSGN) *Kaduna* Oyo* Enugu* Lagos: In conjunction with the Department of English and Drama, Kaduna State University, Kaduna. Al-Uzzy White Ventures, Kaduna ISBN: 978-8090-990-0. PP137-157
  9. Kwasau, A.A, & DE Sabo (2013). “Foreign Languages, Peace Support Operations and the Nigerian Military” in OA Tangban et al (Eds): Nigerian Defence and Security; Essays in Commemoration of Nigerian Defence Academy Golden Jubilee, Edited 2014. PYLA-Mak Services Ltd. ISBN: 978-978-39979-8 (Hard Cover). PP693-703
  10. Kwasau, A.A, (2006) “Motivating the Teacher for Greater performance in the 21st Century in Nigeria.” Abuja Journal of Education; Published by the Faculty of Education, University of Abuja, Nigeria: Vol. 1 No. 1-2006. ISSN: 1596-0870. PP102-121
  11. Kwasau, A.A, (2011) “The Implications of Communicative Principles of Operational Research for Armed Forces Command,” KADA Journal of Liberal Arts: Vol. 5, No.1, 2011. A publication of the Faculty of Arts, Kaduna State University- Kaduna ISSN: 2006-1587 PP 35-46

SELECTED CONFERENCES ATTENDED

  1. School Mgt in a Depressed Economy: Being an International Conference Organized by Young Men Christian Association Kaduna, 14th-15th September 2015.
  2. Leadership Qualities of Teachers and Motivational Approach to Teaching: Being a Paper, presented at a Seminar for Teachers organized by First Baptist Model Schools, Ahmadu Bello Way, Kaduna: 12th-14th September 2007.
  3. National Conference on Teachers Education: Organized by the Faculty of Education, University of Abuja 17th-21st October, 2006.
  4. International 2-Day Conference on Reviewing Training Manuals for Security Forces Colleges: Organized by KONRAD-ADENAUER –STIFTUNG-GERMANY- 25th-26th November, 2014.
  5. A capacity Building conference on: Institutions, Organizational Culture and Service Delivery organized by SKYLAB Communications Consult-Abuja.
  6. A 2-Day International Conference on Peace Advocacy in Nigeria, organized by RECONCILIATION TRAINERS AFRICA (RETA) BUKURU-JOS PLATEAU STATE:  22nd-23rd April, 2021.