Director’s Profile

Mallam Yakasai
Director's Profile

Mal. Ibrahim Yakasai is a graduate of Mass Communication from Bayero University Kano (BUK) 1985. He has a large wealth of experience both in the Print and electronic Media having worked for local and international Media organisations such as the New Nigerian Newspaper, Nigeria; the Zimbabwe Herald in Harare, Zimbabwe and the the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) in Africa.

Mal. Yakasai joined the services of the NUC in 1998 and rose from Principal Public Relations Officer to Deputy Director I&PR, in 2008. A position he maintained until his appointment as Director of the Department of Corporate Communications

Mandate & Functions

Departmental Divisions

Information Division


  1. Media Relations
  2. Publications
Public Relations Division


  1. Social Media & Website
  2. Documentation
  3. Public Liaison
Protocol Division


  1. Passages
  2. Consular Services
  3. Events Management