Ahmad Yahya

A- BIODATA

Name: Ahmad Yahya

Date of birth: February 1968

Place of birth: No. 272 Fagge, Kano State.

Nationality: Nigerian

Marital Status: Married

Tribe: Hausa

E-mail Address: ahmadfaggekano@yahoo.co.uk

B- INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED WITH DATES AND CERTS. OBTAINED

1 Bayero University Kano, M.A. Islamic Studies, 2006

2 Bayero University Kano, B.A. [Hons.] Islamic Studies, 1991

3 Federal College of Education. Kano, Post-Graduate Diplom in Education, 2002

4 School for Arabic Studies, Kano, Teachers’ Grade II Certificate, 198

5 Festival Primary School, Kano, Primary School Certificate, 198

 

C- TEACHING/WORKING EXPERIENCE

1- Riyadul Qur’an Primary School, Katsina.

Teacher[Corper]

1992-1993

 

2- Girls Science College, Garko, Kano State

Islamic Studies Teacher/ H.O.D Islamic Studies

1993-1998

 

3- Government Technical College, Wudil, Kano

Islamic Studies Teacher/H.O.D. Islamic Studies

1998-2001

 

4- Dawakin Kudu Science College, Kano State

Islamic Studies Teacher

2001-2001

 

5- Government Technical College, Kano

Islamic Studies Teacher

2004-2004

 

6- Day Science College, Kano

Islamic Studies Teacher

2004-2005

 

7- Maitama Sule Science College, Gaya, Kano.

Islamic Studies Teacher

2005-2005

 

8- Federal College of Education, Kano.

Part-Time Lecturer

1997-2005

 

9- Federal College of Education, Kano.

Lecturer II

2005-2008

 

10- Federal College of Education, Kano.

Lecturer I

2008-

 

D- DISSERTATIONS/PROJECTS

1- “Translation of Some Chapters in Sahih Muslim” (The Authentic Collections of Muslim). B.A. Dissertation [Unpublished], Bayero University Kano.

1991

2- “The Status of Women in Islam With Regard to Inheritance: Analysis of the Favours Conferred on them (A case study of Some Selected Court Cases in Kano State). M.A. Dissertation [Unpublished], Bayero University kano.

2006

3- “THE Stages and Contents of Qur’anic Schools: A Case Study of Fagge Local Government”. P.G.D.E. Project [Unpublished], Federal College of Education,Kano.

2006

 

E- PUBLISHED WORKS

1- “Elements of Self-Reliance in the Traditional Qur’anic School (Tsangaya)

KUNDI Multi-Disciplinary Journal, Federal College of Education, Kano. Vol.I, No. 1. September, 2006

 

2- “The Status of Women in Islam With Regard to Inheritance: A Model for Gender Equity in a Democratic Nigeria”.

A Chapter Contribution in Chiranchi, A.Y. (2008) Democratic Governance in Nigeria: Some Selected Issues and Challenges. Kano: Chiranchi Educational And Management Consultancy.

 

F- NATIONAL CONFERENCES

1- “Towards Enhancing Women Awareness of The Islamic System of Inheritance”. A paper presented at the 4th Annual National Conference of National Association for Research Development, Port-Harcourt. 2005.

2- “facilitating the Development of Islamic Education Through the Internet: Essay on Relevance and Benefits”. A paper presented at the 2nd National Conference of Kano State College of Education (Now Sa’adatu Rimi College of Education), Kumbotso. 2006.

3- “Islamic Education and 21st Century Nigeria: Making Science of Inheritance Functional”. A Paper presented at the Second Annual National Conference of National Association of Teachers, Federal College of Education, Okene, Kogi State. 2007.

4- ”Eschewing Domestic Disturbance for National Development: the Relevance of Mirath”. A paper presented at 2009 National Conference organized by Colleges of Legal and Allied Institutions Academic Staff Union, Atiku Abubakar College of Legal and Islamic Studies Chapter, Nguru, Yobe State. 2009

 

G- INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES

1- “The Impacts of Islamic Culture on Architectural Designs in Hausaland: Focus on the Structure of Residential Buildings”. A paper presented at the International Forum on Islamic Architecture and Design, University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. 2008.

2- ‘The Islam-oriented House Structure in Kano: A Vanishing Heritage in Modern City Composition”. A paper presented at the City and Civilization International Symposium, Anitta Hotel, Corum, Republic of Turkey. 2009

3- ”Integrating Islamic Ethics Into The Built Environment: Residential Structure In Some Areas Of Kano City, Nigeria” A paper presented at The Ethics in the Built Environment 2009 International Conference Organised by School of Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Urban Design, the University of Adelaide, Australia and School of the Built Environment, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom, Held at School of The Built Environment, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom. 9th – 11th September 2009-08-04.

4- Islamic Ethics and Architecture: An Examination of Their Interplay in the Kano Built Environment” A paper presented at The First International Conference on Urban and Architectural Heritage in Islamic Countries, in Cooperation with Research Centre for Islamic History, Art and Culture, the Ministry of Municipality and Rural Affairs, the Ministry of Higher Education, King Saud University and Al Turath Foundation, Held at King Faisal Conference Hall, Riyadh Intercontinental Hotel, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. May 23rd-28th, 2010.

5- ”Integration Of Religion, Culture And Nature In The Kano Built Environment: Model For A Sustainable Architecture”. A paper presented at The First Built Environment Development Symposium: Sustainable Real Estate and Housing Development Organized by College of Architecture and Planning, University of Dammam  In collaboration with  The Chamber of Commerce, Eastern province, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 25-27 October 2010

 

H- SEMINAR PAPERS

1- State Leadership Training Course, Organized by the Muslim Student Society of Nigeria, Kano State Area Unit, held at Audu Bako College of Agriculture, Danbatta, Kano State. 21st July 2006.

Representatives of our H.O.D Dr. Salahudeen Yusuf.

“Effective Time Management as a Tool to Successful Leadership and Da’wah Activities”.

 

2- Two-Day Seminar organized by the Education Department of Al-Muntada al-Islami Trust, Kano. December 2006.

Resource Person

“The Impacts of Tawheed on Heart Purification”

 

3- Sensitization Seminar on Provision of Basic Education to Young Female Hawkers by Getting them Back to School Towards Effective Girl-Child Education, jointly organized by Yakasai Zumunta and Compass Project. December, 14th 2005.

Resource Person

“Some Major Implications of Girl-Child Hawking in Muslim Communities”

 

4- Sensitization Seminar on Provision of Basic Education to Young Female Hawkers by Getting them Back to School Towards Effective Girl-Child Education, jointly organized by Yakasai Zumunta and Compass Project. December, 22nd 2005.

Resource Person

“Tarbiyya a Musulunci da Muhimmancinta ga Rayuwar Al’umma”.

 

5- One-Day Sensitization Seminar on Drug Abuse and Self-reliance, organized by Yakasai Youth Awareness. July 6th 2006.

Resource Person

“Intoxicants and the Muslim Youth: A perusal into the Harmful Effects”.

 

6- Two-Day Seminar on Effective Teaching Techniques, organized by Fagge Teachers Forum, held at Royal Tropicana Hotel, Kano. 1st-2nd September 2004

Participant

None

 

7- One-Day Seminar organised by Muslim Corpers Association of Nigeria [MCAN], Kiru Local Govt Branch, Kano State. 8th October, 2010.

Resource person

”Modernism and Islam: A Comparative Examination”

 

8- A Two-Day Islamic Training Course for Students of University Within the State, jointly organized by Muslim Student Society of Nigeria and Al-Muntada Al-Islami Trust Kano, held at Kano University of Technology, Wudil

Resource person

“The Kalimah and its Implications: A short Essay on the Crux of Islam”

 

9- M.S.S. Week organized by F.C.E. Kano Chapter of the Muslim Student Society of Nigeria. 5th July 2006.

Resource person

“Mu’ujizozin Al-Qur’ani Mai Girma”.

 

I- WORKSHOPS

1- The Teaching Practice Workshop, organized by the Teaching Practice Committee, Federal College of Education, Kano. 1st-3rd June 2005.

Participant

None

 

2- Refresher Course for Arabic, Islamic Studies and Tahfeez H.O.S/H.O.DS. of Post-Primary Institutions in the State, organized by Ministry of Education, Kano State. 7th June 2008.

Representative of my H.O.D. Dr. Salahudeen Yusuf as Chairman for a paper titled: ”Role of H.O.S./H.O.Ds. in the School Management”

None

 

J- MEDIA AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT SERVICES

1-  State Leadership Training Course, organized by the Muslim Student Society of Nigeria, Kano State Area Unit, held at Federal College of Education (Technical), Bichi. 28th July 2007.

Representative of my H.O.D. Dr. Salahudeen Yusuf as Chairman for a paper titled: “Restructuring our Leadership Style for Effective Service Delivery”

None

 

2- Lailatul Qadri Occasion,organized by Nasrul-Lahi-il-Fathi Society of Nigeria, Kano. October 2006.

Representative of my H.O.D. Dr. Salahudeen Yusuf.

“Contemporary Islamic Movements in the Modern World: The Contributions of NASFAT”.

 

3- Ramadan Kareem (TV Programme), organized by NASFAT and Sponsored by BOMARH Investment Ltd. Africa Independent Television (AIT). 2007.

Resource Person

“The Islamic System of Inheritance”

 

4- Ramadan Sahoor (TV Programme), organized by NASFAT and sponsored by Kabo Air Ltd. Africa Independent Television (AIT). 2007

Resource Person

“The Legal Status of Love for the Prophet Sallallahu ‘Alaihi Wa Sallam”.

 

5- Ramadan Kareem (TV Programme), organized by NASFAT and Sponsored by BOMARH Investment Ltd. Africa Independent Television (AIT). 2008.

Resource Person

“Personal Hygiene and Environmental Sanitation in Islam”.

 

6- Ramadan Sahoor (TV Programme), organized by NASFAT and sponsored by Kabo Air Ltd. Africa Independent Television (AIT). 2008

Resource Person

“The Meaning and Significance of Iman”,

 

7- Ramadan Kareem (TV Programme), organized by NASFAT. 2009

Resource Person

”The position of Islam on Libel and Backbiting”

 

8- Ramadan Kareem (TV Programme), organized by NASFAT. 2009

Resource person

”Legal Status of Love for the Prophet sallallahu alihi wa sallam”

 

J- MEMBERSHIP TO PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

1- Historians of Islamic Art Association, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Art, Hanes Art Centre, P.O.Box 3405.

 

2- Jundun Nabiyyi (SAW) Association of Islamic Poets, Kano State.

 

K- ONLINE ARTICLES

1- “Season of Apolitical Opposition and Blind Hatred: A Critical Examination of the Forces Against Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau”. 2007.

www.amanaonline.com

www.gamji.com

 

2- “The Administration of Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau: A living Critique of our Liberal Democrats”. 2007

www.islamafrica.com

 

3- “Between an Invading Centre and a Marauding Periphery: The Shari’ah-Based Governance of Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau, Essay on Achievements Through Hurdles”. 2007

www.amanaonline.com

www.gamji.com

www.islamafrica.com

 

4- “Between Administrative Fascism and Bureaucratic Sadism: Ordeal of Teachers in the Kano State Science and Technical Schools Board (2003-2007)”. 2007.

www.amanaonline.com

www.islamafrica.com

 

5- “Gender Equity and Colossal Generosity: The Rights of Females in the Islamic System of Inheritance”. 2008

www.islamafrica.com

 

6- “The Role of Islamic Education in Transforming the Nigerian Society”. 2007.

www.amanaonline.com

www.islamafrica.com

 

7- “Elements of Sel-Reliance in the Kano Traditional Qur’anic Schools (Tsangaya)”. 2007.

www.amanaonline.com

www.islamafrica.com

 

8- “Ifiad2008: Lessons and Experiences”. 2008.

www.islamafrica.com

 

L- NEWSPAPER ARTICLES

1- “Season of Nasty Defense and Baseless Criticisms”.

Daily Trust

2nd March 2004

 

2- “Tarbiyya a Musulunci da Muhimmancinta ga Rayuwar Al’umma”. (Part I).

Al-Da’wa Al-Islamiyya [A Libyan Monthly Hausa Newspaper]

No.7, 11th October 2006.

 

3- “Tarbiyya a Musulunci da Muhimmancinta ga Rayuwar Al’umma”. (Part II).

Al-Da’wa Al-Islamiyya [A Libyan Monthly Hausa Newspaper]

No.8, 15th November 2006.

 

4- “Reforming the Tsangaya Educational System”.

Weekend Triumph

29th September 2007.

 

M- COLLEGE/DEPARTMENTAL RESPONSIBILITIES/ASSIGNMENTS

1- B.ED 200 Level Coordinator

 

2- B.ED Project Supervision                 ( 5 Projects )

 

3- N.C.E. Project Supervision               ( 3 Projects )

 

4- B.ED Academic Advisor

 

5- N.C.E. Academic Advisor

 

6- Delegated by H.O.D. to Represent him on Some Occasions

 

7- Assistant Departmental Examinations Officer

 

8- Rappoteur at the 1st Annual National Conference of School of Arts and Social Sciences, FCE Kano. 2005

 

9- Member, Welfare Committee in the 1st Annual National Conference of School of Arts and Social Sciences, FCE Kano. 2005

 

10- Member, Reception Committee in the 5th Annual National Conference of School of Arts and Social Sciences, FCE Kano. 2009.

 

11- Rappoteur at the 6th Annual National Conference of School of Arts and Social Sciences, FCE Kano. 2010

 

N- CERTIFICATES/LETTERS OF COMMENDATION OBTAINED WITH DATES

1- Jamciyyah Al-Lughah Al-Arabiyyah Wa Thaqafatiha, Department of Arabic, Bayero University Kano.

Certificate of Merit.

1986

 

2- Riyadul Qur’an Primary School, Katsina State.

Certificate of Merit.

1993

 

3- Muslim Student Society, Girls Science College, Garko.

Certificate of Merit.

1998

 

4- Science and Technical Schools Board, Kano State.

Letter of Commendation.

1999

 

5- Science and Technical Schools Board, Kano State.

Letter of Commendation.

2000

 

6- Government Technical College, Wudil, Kano State.

Letter of Commendation.

2000

 

7- Muslim Student Society of Nigeria, Kano State Area Unit

Letter of Appreciation

2006

 

8- Muslim Student Society, F.C.E. Kano Chapter.

Certificate of Merit.

2008

 

O- HOBBY

Surfing

 

P- REFEREES

1- Dr. Salahudeen Yusuf

Department of Islamic Studies, Federal College of Education, Kano.

 

2- Professor Tahir Sayyid

Department of Arabic, Bayero University kano

 

3- Muhammad Wada

Department of History, Federal College of Education, Kano

 

4- Mahmoud Ibrahim

Department of Islamic Studies, Federal College of Education, Kano.

 

5- Adnan AbdulHamid

Department of Geography, Bayero University Kano

 

6- Alhaji Falalu Sani

Science and Technical Schools Board, Kano State.

 

7- Malam Talhat Umar Baba

Science and Technical Schools Board, Kano State.

 

3 thoughts on “Ahmad Yahya”

    1. Thank you.,Mal Kawu. OLI have just read your comment. However, are you referring to me, Ahmad Yahya, or to Muhammad Yshya?

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