Dr. Musa Bawa Garba
CEO ABG Communications Ltd
Lecturer, Farmer, Broadcaster,
Pioneer Contributor and ex-International Reporter for CNN World Report
Dr. Musa Bawa Garba is an accomplished Broadcaster (pioneer Contributor and ex-International Reporter for CNN World Report), Lecturer, Farmer, Business Development Strategist, a Professional Mind Coach, and Lead Consultant to several organisations (including the United Nations Development Programme, European Union, British Council, Japan International Cooperation Agency, and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation).
ORIGIN AND CURRENT POSITION
An indigene of Adamawa state, Nigeria, Dr. Bawa is currently the Managing Director/CEO ABG Communications Ltd (Africa’s 1st Private broadcast station), President of Sino-Africa Investment Ltd, and Chairman of several successful business concerns including the trendy AgroPlus Africa Systems Ltd (owners and operators of Nigeria’s first commercial hydroponics farm in Nigeria).
Musa Bawa has a PhD in Economics, Masters in International Affairs and Diplomacy, a Masters in International Journalism, an MBA, HND in Business Administration and several professional certificates in various fields.
Within the last 20 years, Dr. Bawa has been privileged to learn, lecture and share his vast experiences in entrepreneurship, tourism, image moulding/branding, broadcast, agriculture, as well as business strategy and development with clients and colleagues in Nigeria, Ghana, Benin, Austria, Holland, Belgium, England, Wales, the United States of America, United Arab Emirates, India, China, Ethiopia and Sudan.
Among other things, Dr. Bawa currently runs a consortium of businesses with major interests in agriculture, capacity building, infrastructure and foreign direct investments in Nigeria, Cote d’ivoire, Senegal, Mauritius, Burkina Faso, Brunei, Republic of Niger and South Africa.
Dr. Bawa is a recipient of many prestigious high-profile awards from several organisations including IVLP by the Government of the United States of America and the Chevening Scholarship by the Government of the United Kingdom.
His Awards and Membership of professional bodies include:-
- Past President: Nigerian-American Chamber of Commerce (NACC)
- Fellow: Institute of Management Consultants
- Fellow: Nigerian Entrepreneurs Association
- Institute of Industrialists and Corporate Administrators (IICA)
- Fellow: Certified Board of Administrators (CBA)