Engr James Akujobi,

He obtained  Master of Science (MSc)  degree in Electrical Engineering (Communication) from the University of Lagos, 1997 and Bachelor of  Science (B Sc) in Electronics/ Computer Engineering from Lagos State University (1991).

He also has  Master of Arts Degree in Peace and Development Studies  from the University of Ilorin 2017. He is currently a Ph D  research  student in Peace and Development Studies,   University of Ilorin.

Engr James Akujobi has attended several training courses, conferences, workshops and seminars in Nigeria and abroad  including USA, UK, Austria,  South Africa,  Kenya, Zambia,  Senegal, Ghana and  Nigeria among several other countries. Some of the  courses attended include :-

  1. Hazardous Material Handling Training Course organised by the United States Federal Emergency Management Agency-FEMA, in Pleasantry San Francisco, USA, September 2009.
  2. Executive Disaster Management Training Course by Bournemouth University – in Abuja 2009.
  • Emergency Preparedness and Response Training Course, organised by United Nations World Food Programme, Abuja , 2010.
  1. Logistics Management in Emergency Situation Training Course by United Nations World Food Programme, Abuja, 2011.
  2. Disaster & Emergency Preparedness and Response Planning Training Course organised  by UNICEF Kaduna, 2012.
  3. Inter-Regional Training Course on Emergency Preparendness and Response for States Embarking on a Nuclear Power Programme, IAEA, Vienna Austria, 2013.
  • Nuclear and Radiological Emergency  Preparedness and Response Train the Trainer  Course, IAEA, Vienna Austria, 2014.
  • Safety Compliance Management / General Site Worker Training C29CFR, Part 191e, California, USA 2013.
  1. Leadership, Policy and Strategy Training Course NIPSS , Jos, 2013
  2. Executive Intelligence Management Course, Institute For Security Studies, Abuja.2014
  3. Etc

Recent   positionsheld include:-

  1. Assistant Director Planning, Research & Forecasting,  NEMA – 2009  -2011.
  2. Assistant Director Disaster Risk Reduction, – 2012  2013.
  3. Deputy Director Planning, Research  and Forecasting, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) Abuja.2014  – 2016.
  4. Deputy Director , General Services NEMA. – January 2017 – November,  2018
  5. Currently Director,  General Services NEMA. December – 2018 – till 

James Akujobi   is a well  known Disaster/ Emergency Risk Manager and has presented several topical papers on Disaster / Emergency Management at local and International Conferences , Seminars, Workshops, and Training Programmes

Including several Presentation atseveral  MDAs, the Junior and Senior Course Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Jaji,  National Defence College, Nigeria,  Army War College, Nigeria, among others.

Engr James Akujobi,fsi,   Professional Membership including    Fellow of  the  Institute for Security  Studies,  Abuja, fsi.

Fellow  Corporate Administrators Nigeria, Fcan

Member, Nigerian Society of Engineers, (MNSE)

Member Society for Peace and Strategic Studies – MSPSS, Nigeria

His interest areGodliness, Honesty,  Justice, Hard work and Charity.

His hobbies  includes  Reading, Travelling,&  Lawn Tennis.

Engr James Akujobi is married   with  children.