Benjamin Yunana Maigari

Benjamin’s work involves creation and development of plans, training of staff and volunteers, as well as facilitation of fundraising activities to pursue AMDF’s strategic goals.

He takes steps to ensure that AMDF is hitting its fundraising milestones, adhering to its budget, and identifying future fundraising opportunities that are critical for continued growth and stability. He is responsible for supervising programmes development while working with grant recipients to ensure effective use of the organization’s resources. He coordinates with finance and programmes manager about screening and prioritizing proposals.

Benjamin has over 20 years of work experience with numerous international and local NGOs including CAPP, MCH-CS Partnership and KADMAM, where he continues to work and advocate for better policy environment, development and communications initiatives.

Benjamin holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in chemistry from Bayero University Kano and another master’s degree in development studies form the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) Kaduna.