EPL Summit 2017 Secretariat
Amsalco Plaza by FCDA beside ecobank
Area 11 Abuja.
Director General/CEO, To Be Connected Nigeria |
Hon Faruk Malami Yabo, MFR Yariman Yabo, Director General /CEO To Be Connected Nigeria and President/ CEO Africa Global Connection is a recipient of the Presidential National Honor, Member of the Order of the Federal Republic Of Nigeria for his outstanding public service as Honorable Commissioner for Finance and subsequently, Honorable Commissioner for Local Government and Community Development in Sokoto State, Nigeria between 2007 to May 2015 He also served as Chairman, Millennium Development Goal (MDG) Conditional Cash Transfer Program (CCT) Sokoto State, Nigeria; this earned him recognition by the National Office of the MDG. He was also a Member of the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC), as well as a Member of the National Joint Tax Board (JTB) and NEPAD Peer Review Committee. He was also the Chairman State Tenders Board.
His delivery on infrastructure, primary health care, peace/security and functional entrepreneurship model earned him recognition from the national and international institutions. These include USAID, the Department of State Services (DSS), State of Georgia, USA, Black Congressional Caucas, the State of Maryland, Washington DC Chamber of Commerce, African Leadership Magazine Grassroots Development Award, National Assembly and News Watch Commissioner of the year awards. Prior to joining the Public Sector, Faruk worked with Bank of the North Limited until the late 1990’s.
He founded a technology Company called ‘K-Tech’, which pioneered the introduction of Computer Software in the three Major Nigeria Language, (Igbo,Yoruba and Hausa) in early 2000.
EMERGING POLITICAL LEADERS AMBASSADORS (EPLA) 2018