Personal Details: Mustapha Abdulkarim


Name: Mustapha Abdulkarim    
Faculty: Institute of Computing and ICT  
Dept: Software Development Unit (SDU)  
Research Interest: Web Development; Database Development; System Programming  

Brief Resume'

Born and bred in Soba LGA of Kaduna State. Hold a National Diploma and a Higher National Diploma in Computer Science with Upper Credits and awards as best graduating student in both (Nuhu Bamalli {Kaduna State} Poly Zaria).

Served the nation through NYSC in Ondo State. Started working as Chief Computer Operator (Web Services & Development) in the defunct ICT Directorate of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, since 2007 to date. Rose to an Assistant Operations Manager, and now ranked as Operations Manager.

Currently an Operations Manager, working in the Software Development Unit of the Institute, as a Systems Administrator and Open-source Manager, doing stuff with Linux and the like. I coordinate and help manage students on Student Industrial Work Experience Scheme (SIWES) in the SDU Unit. And I occasionally delve hands in PHP coding and Database Design and Development.

I read fiction and non-fiction alike for leisure, like watching and playing games/sports, interacting on social media and trying things with computers. I speak Hausa, English and Arabic.

My office is the Software Development Unit (SDU) of the ICICT, First Bank Building, beside Faculty of Education, ABU Samaru Zaria.

I can be reached at,, and or 08084265858.