Federal University of Lafia (FULafia)
Nigerian Languages (Hausa Language), Faculty of Arts

Mrs. Fatima Tijani

Chief Portress, Nigerian Languages (Hausa Language)


My name is Fatima Tijani. Born on the 14th day of February 1987 to the family of Mr and Mrs Jimoh Salami in Kaduna State. I hail from Ajaokuta local government area of Kogi state. I had my primary education in Victory Academy School and my Secondary education at Federal Government College Malali, both in Kaduna State. I then Proceeded to Kaduna Polytechnic for a national diploma program in Food Technology. Upon graduation I Started working in a food production company where I was producing yoghurt and juices. Afterwards, I jettisoned the idea of going back for a Higher national diploma for a bank teller job at United Bank For Africa, it was while at this job I got married and also continued my educational to read Computer science at Nasarawa State Polytechnic, Lafia. My marriage is blessed with 3 children. I left work at the bank in 2015 when I got an appointment at Federal University Lafia as a senior Portress. I'm currently posted to the department of Nigerian Languages in the faculty of Arts as office assistant.