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Mr. Yusuf Emmanuel Atanyi

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Mr. Yusuf Emmanuel Atanyi was born into the family of Mr.& Mrs. Emmanuel Atanyi of Assakio community, Lafia East Development Area of Nasarawa State, North Central Nigeria on the 1st day of December 1990. He is the 18th born child of the family of 35...He attended L.G.E.A Primary school in Assakio 1997 where  he obtained his First School Leaving Certificate (FSLC) in 2002. His love for science subjects made him to proceed to a well known Government Science School, Lafia in 2003 for his Secondary School Education. And completed his studies in 2008, where he obtained his West Africa secondary school certificate examination.  

   He then proceeded to Nasarawa State University Keffi in 2009 where he gained admission to study Bachelor of science(B.Sc) in Mathematics, of which he completed in 2012 with Second Class Lower Division with CGPA of 3.41.
He went for his one(1) year compulsory national youth service corp(NYSC) in 2013 where he was deployed to Gboko, Benue state, Nigeria. Immediately after his NYSC, he went back to the same University in Keffi to further his Education in 2015. Whereby, he obtained his Master's degree of science(M.Sc) in Mathematical Modelling with CGPA of 4.06 in 2016. His love for Mathematics is overwhelming and unquestionable.
Mr. Okocha, as often called by most of his peers, secured a job in Federal University of Lafia, Nigeria in 2019 as an Assistant Lecturer in the Department of Mathematics. His love for teaching, and also, in order to contribute effectively to the Educational sector, propelled him to go for one(1) year Professional Diploma in Education (PDE) in Federal College of Education, Zaria in 2017. He published several Journals both Local and International to his credit.
Also called D-Presido by members of his community, as a one time president of Alago Student Union (ASU) and Public Relations Officer(P.R.O) of Assakio's Elites. He is currently a Ph.D student in Nasarawa State University, keffi (NSUK).

Selected Publications in Scientific Journals