Federal University of Lafia (FULafia)

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Assistant Registrar, Works, Directorate / Division

Mr. Benedict Akorga

Biography

KORGA, Benedict Saave, was born on the 5th of May, 1970 to the family of AKORGA AKUVE. He is an indigene of Buruku Local Government area of Benue State. He attended L.G.E.A primary school Inyon Mbaloosu Mbaazagee, Mbagen, where he obtained his First School Leaving Certificate in 1981. He then proceeded to School of Basic Studies (SBS) Makurdi Benue State where he obtained IJMB A’ level results with a 10 points grade in the year 1990. This enabled him admission into the University of Lagos where he obtained a B.sc in Business Administration in the year 1995, after which he proceeded for his National Youth Service Corps in Borno state, from 1995 to 1996. During this period he served as a classroom pioneer Corper with SECDSS Yirmishika, Hawul Local Government of Borno state. He also had an MBA from Benue State University (2005) and M.sc in Business Administration from Nasarawa State University with interest in research and scholarly works. 

Working Experience:

He joined the services of Federal University of Lafia as a Registry Staff from 2015 to date. Presently, on the rank of an Assistant Registrar under the Directorate of works. Prior to that he had worked with Cornerstone Insurance PLC from 2003 to 2014 where he served the company in various positions including his appointment as the Abuja branch Manager. He attended several Training Programs during the period and exited the company in November 2014, on the rank of Deputy Manager. He also served with VASEPAMA LTD briefly as Business Development Manager between 2001-2003 and Admin Officer with CONSUS Nig Ltd between 1997-2000.

Publications:

He has contributed numerous articles in a variety of academic journal, both locally and internationally. Most of his articles are on small and medium Enterprise.

His membership of professional bodies include the following: An Associate Member of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN); Member of the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM) and Member of the Association of Nigerian University Professional Administrators (ANUPA). He is happily married with 3 children.