Thursday, January 14,
2021 / 1:00 PM / by WebTV / Header Image Credit: Ecographics
WebTV's Islamic Finance Weekly will be featuring a robust conversation on "Islamic Banking As An Alternative Financing Tool For Nigeria's Economic Recovery & Growth".
Guest: Dr Mustapha Abubakar
Date: Friday, January 15th, 2021
Platform: Virtual Zoom Video Call
Highlights: To be deployed on WebTV Platform, YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook & LinkedIn
Host: Bukola Akinyele- Yisau
Key Discussion Points
Dr Mustapha Abubakar is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Banking and Finance in Ahmadu Bello University Business School, Zaria-Nigeria. Prior to joining the academic community, he worked as a banking officer in Union Bank of Nigeria for nearly three years from 1996 to 1999.
He obtained a Diploma in Accounting, B.Sc. Business Administration, MBA, M.Sc. Business Administration and PhD all from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria-Nigeria in 1989, 1993, 1995, 2010 and 2017 respectively. He has participated in many academic conferences as a paper presenter in conventional and Islamic Finance, Banking and economics areas in Nigeria, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia and Bangladesh. He has also published a number of papers in academic journals and books in Nigeria and abroad, and as a member of editorial advisory board of international journals, had reviewed academic papers for seminars, theses, journal articles and books in areas of Islamic banking, economics and finance.
This is in addition to other numerous supervision works of undergraduate and post graduate students he undertook. He also served as a member of Advisory Committee of experts for Halal Takaful Company in Nigeria.