15.27  Coordinator/ Program Manager, Mobilizing Regional Capacity Initiatives, Association of       African Universities, Accra, Ghana (March 2008 to 2009).

15.28  Project Officer, World Bank Quality Assurance Project, Association of African Universities, Accra, Ghana. ( January, 2006 to February, 2008). Managed an African-wide Quality assurance Program with a Budget of $500,000).

15.29  Senior Expert  in charge of the Nwalimu Nyerere Scholarship Program of the African Union, with an Annual budget of over $1,000,000 and responsible for the management of the grants which is available to all universities in Africa.

15.30  Senior Expert in Charge of the Africa-India Scholarship Scheme which       made available over 300 M.Sc and PhD scholarships to many African students through the African Union Commission. The Scholarship program has an Annual Budget of $1m.

15.31  Deputy Board Member Norad’s Programme for Masters’ Studies (NOMA) of the Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Higher Education (SIU)(2007-2009).. A body involved with giving financial support to    universities in Africa.

15.32 Member, Project Management Board of the Pan African University Project of the African Union. (2010 to date).

15.33 Advisory Panel Member, OECD Program on Innovation, Higher Education and Research( September 2011 – September, 2013

15.34  Consultant to the European Union Tuning Agricultural Programs for Universities in Africa. Nov ,2011 –  January,2013

15.35 Member of the Steering Committee of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) 2009 International Conference on “The Use of    Biotechnologies for Food and Agriculture in Developing Countries:   learning from the past and planning for the future”. 10 – 11 July, 2008.      Rome, Italy.

15.36  Board Member, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture,

           Ibadan, Nigeria. June 2014 to June 2016.

15.37 Chairman, Governing Board, Association of African Universities,

         Accra, Ghana. ( May 2013 to May, 2017).


  • International Communities

  • 2008-2017