The top three teams with Team JOFRY (extreme right) crowned winners of the 2019 Ahmadu Bello University's Hult prize OnCampus event.

The top three teams with Team JOFRY (extreme right) crowned winners of the 2019 Ahmadu Bello University's Hult prize OnCampus event.
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EVENT DETAIL

1st Info Session

Time: 11:00 AM
Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Venue: Development Communication Centre (DEV-COM)
Location: Samaru Campus
Zaria, Kaduna,
Additional Info: Inform all your team members to be present.

2nd Info Session

Time: 11:00 AM
Date: Friday, November 9, 2018
Venue: Development Communication Centre (Cisco building)
Location: Samaru Campus
Zaria, Kaduna, 903101
Additional Info: Hult prize T-shirts will be available for sale at 2,500.00 on that day.

On-campus finals

Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Saturday, December 8, 2018
Venue: Development Communication Centre (DEV-COM)
Location: Ahmadu Bello University, Samaru Campus.
Zaria, Kaduna,
Additional Info: Team members are to wear the Hult prize T-shirts that will be made available. Red carpet starts an hour before the main event.

HULT PRIZE AT BILLBOARD

1

Islamia University

583 teams registered

2

Daffodil International University

580 teams registered

3

Noakhali Science & Technology University

504 teams registered

4

Nirma University

492 teams registered

5

Khulna University Of Engineering & Technology (KUET)

401 teams registered

Judges

Elisha Mamman
Elisha Mamman
Mr.
Elisha Mamman is a Leader, Prolific speaker, Mentor and Coach. A John C. Maxwell certified Speaker and Coach who beat all odds to achieve significance in Work and Life. He is the Chief Executive Owner (CEO) of Noneli Integrated Services Limited and Noneli Properties and Investment Limited. He also works as Head of Distribution, TAK Agro and Chemical Limited, a foremost fertilizer blending company with Head office in Nigeria. Elisha Mamman has a DBA from Thames Business School, Strategic Marketing Management Programme from Lagos Business School, Agro Dealer Development from IFDC Arusha, Tanzania, Entrepreneurship Management from EDC PAN African University, Basic course in Public Speaking from The Speaker Academy, Lagos and a John Maxwell certification in Speaking, Coaching and Teaching, Orlando Florida, USA. He is a member of the John Maxwell Team.
Junaid Sahalu B.
Junaid Sahalu B.
Prof.
He holds a PhD in Computer Science, St. Andrews University Scotland, UK, MSc Advanced Methods in Computer Science (Formal Methods in Software Engineering), Queen Mary & Westfield College, University of London, BSc (Mathematics with Computer Science), with First Class, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria. Prof. Sahalu was an invited speaker at the 'Job Opportunities for Graduates of Computing, Students Orientation Program' , Dialogue Computer Institute, Kaduna, April 23, 2015. He was also the chairman of the inaugural Hult prize at Ahmadu Bello University On-campus event of 7th December 2017.
Aliyu Rafindadi Sanusi
Aliyu Rafindadi Sanusi
Dr.
Dr. Rafindadi is currently the Director of International Centre of Excellence for Rural Finance and Entrepreneurship, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. He is an Associate Professor of Economics, teaches in the institution’s Department of Economics; and his area of research interest is applied econometrics with applications to monetary economics, international economics and macroeconomics.
Yusuf Bashir
Yusuf Bashir
Dr.
Yusuf Bashir is the Co-Founder and CEO of the KAD ICT HUB as well as the CEO of Coders4Africa. The Kaduna State Government is a strategic partner of the KAD ICT HUB. It is a place where entrepreneurs, software developers, technologists etc converge to develop world class products and solutions for the domestic and international markets. Yusuf has 10 years of software engineering and wireless communication experience from Johnson Controls Inc as well as extensive experience in entrepreneurship and training. He holds a BSc and Ms in Electrical Engineering and wide range of Certifications in technology and project management.
Sanusi Ismaila
Sanusi Ismaila
Mr.
Sanusi Ismaila founded and runs two tech companies: Precognition and PrecogMedia. At Precognition he provides businesses with bespoke technology solutions to their most pressing problems. At Precogmedia, (which is an offshoot of his hobby: Techsuplex—one of the leading Nigerian technology sources) he’s trying to create content and media for the millennial African, and Africans of the future. Before starting out on his own, he spent 5 years in various positions making MTN a better place. His area of expertise covers Design, Testing & Refinement, Startup. Sanusi Ismaila is also the founder of CoLab, Kaduna.
Binta Abdulkarim
Binta Abdulkarim
Prof.
Prof. Binta Abdulkarim is currently the director of Gender Policy Unit in Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and the Chairperson of Kaduna State Environment Protection Authority. She is a Lecturer in Ahmadu Bello University with twenty five years teaching experience in Environmental Management, Mapping, Climate Change and Science Education.; Chair to several development communities at international, national and university levels; worked with Development Partners as consultant, field researcher, data analyst, report writer and programme evaluator. Beyond community engagements, have served as a moderator to the US State Department Speaker Programme for the empowerment of women in Science in Northern Nigeria, Students’ Exchange programme between Nigeria and Germany (Go- Africa-Go-Germany) and researches embarked by French Embassy (IFRA) in Ahmadu Bello University Zaria.
Grace John-Ugwuanya
Grace John-Ugwuanya
Mrs.
Grace A. John-Ugwuanya is a Public Speaker, an Author and Human Development Strategist who inspires others towards self-discovery, mindset change, breaking out beyond certificates and exploring their abilities while offering valuable services. She is presently a Consultant - Biomedical/Pharmaceutical Sciences at iLLUMANIA Educational, Business & Environmental Consulting; a Biomedical Researcher at International Foundation Against Infectious disease in Nigeria and the Director of Amara's Hub Concepts, an event management, content writing/editing and capacity building service provider. Grace has a Bachelors degree in Medical Laboratory Sciences, a Masters degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences with a Distinction from University of Greenwich, United Kingdom and currently rounding off her Doctorate degree in Pharmaceutical Microbiology at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in collaboration with University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, USA.
Ahmed Zakari
Ahmed Zakari
Mall.
Ahmed Zakari is the Ahmadu Bello University advancement services officer. As the Head of the advancement services Unit, he is responsible for the management and provision of all prospect research activities. The Unit under his supervision provides briefings including strategies for all major gift solicitation to other units of the Directorate. The Unit also provides on an ongoing basis, list of possible prospects for the consideration of all other units. He provides overall direction for prospect research to assist the university in identifying, cultivating, and soliciting prospects working with the Development team.

Organizing Committee

In a few short years, the Hult Prize has become one of the most prestigious student competitions in existence today, offering teams unparalleled opportunities and resources. With the goal of educating and engaging students at its core, this truly international prize has created a platform to support the launch of social enterprises that are tackling seemingly intractable global challenges.

Opatola Tayo Tolu

Opatola Tayo Tolu

Deputy Campus director/Catering coordinator

Suleiman Abubakar Gimba

Suleiman Abubakar Gimba

Public Relations coordinator

Abubakar Abdulhafiz Adeiza

Abubakar Abdulhafiz Adeiza

Teams coordinator

Edosa Chukwudi Marvelous

Edosa Chukwudi Marvelous

Media coordinator

Oyeyebi Ridwan Oyewale

Oyeyebi Ridwan Oyewale

Design coordinator

Damisa Comfort Ozohu

Damisa Comfort Ozohu

Financial and sponsors coordinator

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