Abdulbaqi Aliyu Jari is a Nigerian social media activist and a Hausa man of the 7 original Hausa State.
Abdulbaqi Aliyu Jari is an opinion writer who has published articles in both English and Hausa languages.
He is a graduate of Biochemistry from the Usman Danfodiyo University Sokoto and also holds two diplomas in Computer Science and Law, certificates in Public Health, ICT and History.
This young Fulani guy is a public speaker and commentator; with more than 730 of his articles published in 100 national and international newspapers.
Abdulbaqi was at one time the public Relations Officer of International Students identity card, Nigeria Office.
Notably ‘Ihame’ is one of the works of Abdulbaqi Jari. ‘Ihame’ are new symbols for writing Hausa promulgated; it was published in 3 journals, and 20 other national dailies.
Jari has won several awards as the most disciplined student in 2013 in Usman Danfodiyo University, Distinguished Nigerian Youths Award (2010), Hausa Development Medal, Katsina State Government Scholarship (2009-2014) among many others.
Abdulbaqi was nominated for the office of Vice President Inclusion and engagement, Common Wealth Youths Forum and the office of President National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) in 2014, but personally dropped out due to what many believed to be lack of finance which he denied.
Abdulbaqi is the founder of Jaracor, an all Nigerian Social networking App, a host on Nishadi TV, as well as the president of CASREF.
BY MAIMUNA BAGUDU