Tic Gombe Center Manager


Abdullahi Abdulkadir

Abdullahi was born on 12th December, 1974 to the family of Late Alhaji Ahmed Muhammad and Hajiya Maimuna Gadau, in the village of Atafowa of Itas district, Bauchi State. He hails from Itas town of Itas/Gadau Local Government Area in Bauchi State.


Abdullahi      started his education at Kobi Primary School, Bauchi from 1978 to 1982, Central Primary School, Kumo Akko Local Government Area in the present Gombe State from 1983 to 1984. He proceeded to Government Science Secondary School, Azare from 1984 to 1990 for his secondary education.


Abdullahi obtained his Bachelor of Science Degree, B.Sc. (Ed) in Geography From 1994 to 2001 from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, and from 2011 to 2012 he obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi.


In 2002 to 2003 Abdullahi did his National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Bank Examination Department, Central Bank of Nigeria, Tinubu Square, Lagos.


He joined the services of the National Board for Technology Incubation (NBTI): 1n 2005 as Admin Officer II where he rose to the rank of Assistant Director (Admin)


Abdullahi served in various capacities at different times as:

  • Member admission committee TIC, Bauchi; 
  • Member Capital projects verification committee TIC, Gombe;
  • Secretary Entrepreneurs Graduation committee TIC, Bauchi;
  • Desk officer Pension TIC, Bauchi;
  • Desk officer NHF TIC, Bauchi;
  • Desk officer NHIS TIC, Bauchi;


HOD Admin, Technology Incubation Centre (TIC) Bauchi.


Centre Manager Technology Incubation Centre (TIC) Gombe from 2020 to date.


He attended several local and international trainings within and outside Nigeria such as:


Cause:          International Training Programme on Business Research Method and Data Analysis;  

Organizer: Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India under Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) & Special Commonwealth Assistance for African Programme (SCAAP) held at EDI Campus, Ahmedabad, India;

Date:             October 29th to December 21st, 2012 


Cause:          Workshop on Emergency Procurement Guidelines for Micro, Small, & 

Medium Enterprises on the Procurement Processes in Gombe.

Organizer:  The Ministry of Finance and Economic Development in Conjunction with the Gombe State Bureau for Public Procurement  . 

Date:             September, 2020


Cause:          Quality Management System-ISO 9001:2015 Awareness/Foundation 

Organizer:  Nigeria Quality Infrastructure Forum (NiQIF). 

Date:             November, 2019


Cause:          Presentation Skills Workshop

Organizer:  Industrial Training Fund (ITF) Nigeria 

Date:             July, 2010


Cause:          Technological Entrepreneurship and SMEs Management (In collaboration with SMEDAN & CIRD) 

Organizer:  National Centre for Technology Management, Nigeria 

Date:             September, 2009


Cause:          Training of youth & Women and Technology Transfer for Community Incubation in Bauchi, Bauchi State.

Organizer:  National Board for Technology Incubation. 

Date:             June, 2018



Cause:          Two (2) Day Sensitization Workshop on Administrative, Accounting, Auditing, Procurement & Stores Techniques & Procedures

Organizer:  National Board for Technology Incubation 

Date:             May, 2018


Cause:          Training on GIFMIS Budget Preparation Subsystem

Organizer:  Budget Office of the Federation 

Date:             August, 2017


Cause:          Skills Development W/Shop for Admin & per. Officers 

Organizer:  Industrial Training Fund (ITF) Nigeria 

Date:             March, 2010


Cause:          Three (3) Day in-House Training for Administrative/Executive Officers, (General Duties)

Organizer:  National Board for Technology Incubation (NBTI), Abuja

Date:             September, 2009


Cause:          Three (3) Day Zonal Stakeholders’ Sensitization Workshop on Technology Incubation Program in Nigeria 

Organizer:  National Board for Technology Incubation (NBTI) in Collaboration with National Board for Technical Education (NBTE), Nigeria. 

Date:             November, 2008


Cause:          Functional Capacity Building in Technical & Vocational Education in Nigeria for Industrial Development 

Organizer:  National Centre for Technology Management, South West Office, Lagos, Nigeria 

Date:             November, 2008


Cause:          3rd Inventors and Innovators Summit 2007 in Bauchi

Organizer: Nigerian Association of Inventors

Date:             September, 2007


Cause:          Microsoft Office XP and Internet Skills

Organizer: Professor Iya Abubakar Community Resource Centre, Bauchi

Date:             October, 2006


Cause:           Two days Awareness Training Program on ISO 9001:2015Quality Management Standard 

Organizer:   National Board for Technology Incubation (NBTI) Abuja in collaboration with FOZY Global Concept Limited

Date:              March, 2022


Abdullahi is Computer Literate; he loves reading and likes travelling. 

Mission and Vision
  • Vision

    The vision of the program is to pursue the commercialization of technologies and technical innovations using technology incubation as a tool in order to enhance the attainment of technological,industrial,social and economic competitiveness of the country and improve the quality of life of its citizens.

  • Mission

    To develop the necessary infrastructure for nurturing technology start-ups;to promote Nigeria’s indigenous potentials through value-added and technology-related activities;and to create enabling environment for effective linkage amongst technology providers,entreprenuers,capital and know how in order to accelerate the development of new enterprises.