Management Team

GENERAL MANAGER

YUSUF ABDULLAHI RIGASA (PhD)

GENERAL MANAGER

Yusuf Abdullahi Rigasa grew up in Rigasa village of Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Nigeria. He got his first degree in Microbiology from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria- Nigeria. He then travelled to Scotland to study at the University of AbertayDundee where he obtained his Masters and Doctorate Degrees in Waste Water Management and Solid Waste respectively. He has professional qualifications withLocal and International Associations which includes, Nigerian Environmental Society of Nigeria, (NES), Kaduna, Nigeria. International Association for Impact Assessment (IAIA), USA and International Solid Waste Association (ISWA), Austria amongst others.
Rigasa served at the Savannah Sugar Company, Nigeria, and alsoworked as Assistant Lecturer, Kaduna Polytechnic Kaduna, Nigeria. He was a Research Fellow at the University of Abertay, Dundee, Scotland. Zonal Head (North) National Oil Spill Detection and ResponseAgency, NOSDRA Kaduna-Nigeria. He is currently a visitingLecturer with Kaduna State University, Kaduna-Nigeria and General Manager/ CEO Kaduna State Environmental Protection Authority, KEPA. General Manager is married with children, and he likes reading, eco-tourism and good movies.

DIRECTOR OF MONITORING AND ENFORCEMENT

LAWAL JIBRIN

DIRECTOR OF MONITORING AND ENFORCEMENT

Lawal Jibrin grew up in Tudun Wada ward of Zaria Local Government, Kaduna State, Nigeria. He got His first degree in Mathematics from Ahmadu Bello University, ABU Zaria-Nigeria. He then went to Federal University of Technology, FUT Minna, and Nigeria and bagged a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Science and later Masters in Computer Science. He further attended Ahmadu Bello University, ABU, Zaria-Nigeria and obtained a Post graduate Diploma in Public Administration, Masters in Public Administration and Masters in International Affairs and Diplomacy, MIAD.
Lawal worked with National Electric power Authority, NEPA as Manager, and Kaduna State University as the Principal planning Officer in Academic Planning Department. He was appointed as Project Monitoring and Implementation Officer State Government Kaduna; He is currently, the Director of Monitoring and Enforcement with Kaduna State Environmental Protection Authority, KEPA. Director is married with children, likes reading, learning, studying, politics and traveling.

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION

SHITTU UMAR ABUBAKAR

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION

Shittu Umar Abubakar was born in Dutsen-Wai of Kubau Local Government of Kaduna State Nigeria. He got his HND in Accounting from Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic, Zaria. He attended Ahmadu Bello University Zaria (ABU) where he obtained a Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting.
He is a member of Institute of Cost Management Accountants of Nigeria (ICMA)
Member Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN)
He is a season Civil servant and served in many capacities in relation with Accounting in;
i. Ministry of Finance
ii. Kaduna State House of Assembly
iii. Kaduna State Pension Board
iv. Ministry of Education
v. Ministry of Science and Technology
vi. Ministry for Local Government
vii. Government House
Presently, serving as Director Finance & Administration with Kaduna State Environmental Protection Authority (KEPA).
He is married with 5 Children and also like Travelling, Reading and Interaction with new people.

DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND LABORATORY SERVICES

USMAN MUHAMMAD LAWAL

Ag. DIRECTOR PUBLIC HEALTH AND LABORATORY SERVICES

Ag. Director Public Health and Laboratory Services Usman Muhammad Lawal grew up in Zuntu Village of Kubau Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Nigeria. He bagged his B.Sc. Degree in Chemistry from Bayero University Kano (BUK) Kano-Nigeria and a Post Graduate Diploma in Environmental Health Officers from Environmental Health Office Registration Council of Nigeria. His Professional qualification with associates include; Member of the Institute of Chartered Chemist of Nigeria (ICCON), Environmental Health Office Registration Council of Nigeria and Nigeria Environmental Society (In view).
Usman is a seasonal and career Civil servant with the Kaduna State Government, he worked with Kaduna State Water Board (KSWB) in various capacities; A Water Chemist in Central Laboratory, Barnawa, Kaduna. He has worked with Water Treatment Plant in Malali Water Works, Zaria Water Works, and Saminaka Water Works and He Served as District Manager Saminaka Plant & Water Works Saminaka, Kaduna State.
He is currently Ag. Director Public Health and Laboratory Services with Kaduna State Environmental Protection Authority (KEPA), He is married with Children and likes Reading and Learning.
A Member of Kaduna Polytechnic and KEPA Joint Research Team on Environmental Components in Kaduna State, Nigeria.