Dr Saifullahi Abdullahi Mazadu

Head of Unit - Transport and Logistics Unit

Dedicated to serving organizational goals and contributing to nation-building, Dr. Saifullah Abdullahi Mazadu, PhD in Accounting, embodies excellence in academia and professional practice. Positioned for impactful contributions in Nigeria.


Dr. Saifullah Abdullahi Mazadu is a dedicated professional committed to serving organizational objectives and contributing to nation-building efforts. Born on October 10th, 1985, in Zaria, Kaduna State, Nigeria, he holds a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Accounting from Kaduna State University, which he obtained in 2022. Dr. Mazadu’s educational journey includes notable institutions such as Kaduna State University, where he earned his Master of Science (MSc) in Accounting in 2017, and Bayero University, Kano, where he obtained his Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Accounting in 2009. His professional qualifications include membership in esteemed organizations such as the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN) since 2019, the Chartered Institute of Loan and Risk Management of Nigeria (CILRM) since 2016, and the Institute of Chartered Economists of Nigeria (ICEN) since 2010. He is also a student member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CITN). With a rich background in academia and professional practice, Dr. Mazadu has contributed significantly to the field of accounting. He has served in various capacities, including as a lecturer in the Department of Accounting at Kaduna State University since January 14th, 2019. Prior to this, he worked in the Department of Procurement and Supply Chain at the same institution from 2020 to 2022. Dr. Mazadu’s commitment to continuous learning is evident through his participation in numerous workshops, training sessions, and seminars focused on enhancing his skills in accounting, information technology, and professional development. With his expertise, qualifications, and passion for excellence, Dr. Saifullah Abdullahi Mazadu is poised to make significant contributions to the academic and professional landscape of accounting in Nigeria

Role and Responsibilities

As the Unit Head of Transport and Logistics at the Center for Procurement and Supply Chain Management, responsibilities include overseeing the transportation of goods and materials, managing fleet operations, optimizing routes for efficiency, and ensuring compliance with transportation regulations. Additionally, they coordinate with suppliers and vendors to facilitate timely deliveries, negotiate contracts with transport providers, monitor vehicle maintenance schedules, and implement cost-saving strategies. The role also involves assessing performance metrics, identifying areas for improvement, and implementing best practices to enhance the overall efficiency and effectiveness of the transportation and logistics operations within the organization.


  • Ph.D. Accounting Kaduna State University, Kaduna 2022
  • Msc. Accounting Kaduna State University 2017
  • PGD. Accounting Nigerian College of Accountancy, Jos 2019
  • BSc. Accounting Bayero University, Kano 2009
  • IJMB Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic, Zaria 2004
  • SSCE/GCE Government Commercial College, Zaria 2001
  • First Leaving School Certificate Danfodio Primary School, Zaria 1995


  • i. Mazadu A. S., Abubakar S. Y., Lawal I., & Dadda’U H. (2021). The effect of knowledge based integration on financial performance of conglomerate firms listed in Nigeria. A Paper Presented at the 2nd faculty of management sciences International conference, held on the 23rd -25th, February, 2021, at Kaduna State University-Kaduna, Nigeria
  • ii. Mazadu, A. S., and Kassim Y. S (2020). Earnings predictability and adoption of international financial reporting standard in the Nigerian deposit money banks. A Paper Presented at the 1st faculty of management science International conference, held on the 15th-17th, 2020, January, at University of Benin, Benin city, Nigeria
  • iii. Mazadu, A. S., (2019). The effect of audit committee on environmental disclosure of healthcare firms listed in Nigeria. A Paper Presented at the faculty of social science 2019 International conference, held on the 25th-26th, 2019, August, at Kaduna State University, Kaduna - Nigeria
  • iv. Mazadu, A. S., (2019). The effect of corporate governance on real earnings management in healthcare firms listed in Nigeria. A Paper Presented at the 5nd Institute of chartered accountant of Nigerian Annual International academic conference on Accounting, held on the 15th-17th, 2019, April, at Kaduna State University, Kaduna - Nigeria
  • v. Mazadu, A. S., (2019). Impact of audit committee on earnings management of listed food and beverages firms in Nigeria: A Paper Presented at the 5th National Conference, held on 18th – 21th September, 2019 at Federal polytechnic Offa, Kwara State-Nigeria


Accounting Expertise90%
Leadership and Management85%
Continuous Learning and Professional Development95%
Information Technology Proficiency80%
Communication and Collaboration90%