Federal University of Lafia (FULafia)

Staff Profile

History and International Studies, Faculty of Arts

Mr. Musa Umar Sankira

Research Interest

Social and Gender History

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 Born into the family of late Umar Sankiran Lafia, on 14 April, 1987. He went to Al-Iman Primary School, Lafia 1991-1996; Government Unity College Gummi and graduated in 2003.. Moved to SSCOE, Sokoto and graduated in 2007; UDUS, and graduated with second class upper division in History, 2010. He joint the service of Federal Univetsity of Lafia in 2012. He earned his Masters Degree in History from Benue State University, Makurdi, 2016 and upgraded to Assistant Lecturer. He authored two books to his credit Mai Lafian Bare- Bari: Four Decades of Hardwork and Dedication, 1974-2014. The Eminent Jurist: The Emir of Lafia, Hon Justice Sidi Bage Muhammad I. He published in both local and international journals and attended national and some international conference. His area of specialization is Women in the traditional political system.

Selected Publications in Scientific Journals