Name: MAZADU DADER BAKO, Ph.D.
Aspiration: GOVERNORSHIP, PLATEAU STATE (PDP)
Place of worship: Church of Christ in Nations (COCIN), Area1, Garki, FCT and COCIN Local Church Council (LCC), Gyambwas, Mangu, Plateau State
Qualification: Ph.D. and M.Sc. Geology from Loughborough University, UK. B.Sc. Geology with First Class Honours, from University of Maiduguri.
Marital Status: Married to Mrs. Rebecca Dader BAKO only.
Economic Recovery (improve IGR; revamp ailing industries to spur employment)
Human Capital Development.
Some Verifiable Services Provided:
- Roofing of COCIN LCC, Gyambwas.
- Built and furnished 3 blocks of 8 classrooms plus staff room and headteacher’s office.
- Renovated the Gyambwas Medical Centre.
- Established ICT Centre which serves as JAMB Exam Centre at Mangu.
- Established the best tourism outfit in Mangu (Shangtong Hotel).
- Provided scholarship to all students in various tertiary institutions from Gyambwas.
- Employed over 100 youths while in NNPC, and outside NNPC.
- Currently not less than 30 youths are on personal payroll.
- Graded the road from Mangu Halle to Gyambwas (about 8km).
Official and Professional Services:
- Attained position of Group General Manager, NNPC.
- Former Managing Director, Nigerian Gas Marketing Company, Warri (subsidiary of NNPC).
- Led the team on the discovery of oil in Bauchi and started prospecting for Plateau State.
- Has over 20 technical publications in national and international scientific journals.
- Fellow, Nigeria Mining and Geosciences Society.
- Fellow, Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists.
- Fellow, Nigerian Association of Hydrogeologists.
- Fellow, Geological Society of London, UK.
- Member, American Association of Petroleum Geologists, USA.
- Member, Society of Exploration Geophysicists, USA.
- Chartered Geoscientist, Council of Nigerian Mining Engineers and Geoscientists.
- Past Vice President, Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists.
- Secretary, Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society.
- MD/CEO Shang Tong Nigeria Limited (oil and gas consultancy; hospitality and agro-allied
- Widely travelled and has global network.
To Serve Plateau, Not Self.
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