- About Us
- Nasfat Agency for Zakat and Sadaqat (NAZAS)
Board of Directors
Niyi Yusuf is the Country Managing Director of Accenture Nigeria. A skilled transformation change manager with over 20years experience leading government and private organizations as they navigate strategic change and new IT initiatives. He is a Director at the Nigeria Economic Summit Group, Enablis Ghana, Junior Achievement of Nigeria, Tomeb Foundation for Youth Leadership & Entrepreneurship and as well a powerful motivational speaker.
Samusideen Oladele Afunku (SOA) is a chartered accountant and tax practitioner based in Lagos Nigeria with over 30years of experience in accounting, finance, taxation, business control & re- engineering, forensic audit and investigation. He is a fellow of ICAN & Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN). He has been a member of ICAN Examination family for the past 25years. And he is the Chairman of Finance & General Purpose Committee on the NAZAS Board of Directors.
Daud Oniyide is an Author, Researcher, Islamic cleric and an academic staff of Lagos State University, Department of Foreign Languages. Oniyide is a member of the Imam-in-Council, LASU Muslim Community, member - League of Imams, Lagos State Secretariat Mosque, Alausa, Ikeja and the Chief Imam, Fadlullah (Ola Oluwa) Islamic Centre, Akesan, Lagos. He is currently the Director of Da’wah of NASFAT.
Uthman Animashaun is an emerging Islamic social worker. He is the Head of Da’wah at the world Secretariat of NASFAT, providing secretariat support for the National Mission Board directorates of Da’wah, Policy & Jurisprudence, Membership, Appointment & Posting, Events & Programmes and Education & Training. He is the Chief Imam of Al-Barka Central Mosque, Bajulaye in Somolu and the Auditor of the Council of Chief Imams and Ulamau, Somolu Local Government chapter.
Giwa or S.O.Q. is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) and a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria withs over 25 years of diverse and versatile banking experience which spanned through Internal Audit and Control; Branch and Relationship Management; Debt Recovery and Management, and Risk Management. He is currently into active legal practice as the Principal Partner of S.O.Q. Giwa & Co based in Abuja.
Mr. Bola Oyebamiji currently the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Osun State Investment Company Limited is a graduate of Banking & Finance and an experience Banker of over 26 years. A Fellow of Institute of Chartered Economists of Nigeria, a Gold Medalist Chartered Banker, an Associate member of Nigerian Institute of Management and a fellow of Institute of Financial Consultant in USA & Canada. He obtained Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA), Masters Degree in Public Administration (MPA) and Masters Degree in Managerial Psychology (MSc). He also attended quite a number of Professional courses both locally and offshore. He has been honoured with so many awards for his meritorious services in the Financial World.
Alhaji Bola Oyebamiji is a pioneering member of Nasirul Lahi il-Faith Society of Nigeria (NASFAT) and currently a member of the Board of Trustee of NASFAT. He has more than 40 awards from various Muslim Organisations to his credit.
Dr Nasiru Olajide Onibon is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Foreign Languages, Faculty of Art, Lagos State University and member of the University SENATE. He was the coordinator of Postgraduate Programs, Department of Foreign Languages. He has led and served as member of several committees within and outside the Faculty of Art. His research interest is on the ECONOLINGUISTICS; the role of Language in economic activities and the effect on Arabic Languages. He has no less than twenty six (26) recognized publications and attended several conferences. He is a Fellow National Language Resources Centre - USA and a member of other learned societies.
He is currently a member of NASFAT National Mission Board and also a member of the Lagos State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board.
Dr (Mrs) Adekola Busurat is a Senior Lecturer, Department of Art and Social Sciences, Faculty of Education, Olabisi Onabanjo University and Head Part time Degree Studies. She was Sub-Deen Faculty of Education. She head and served as member of several committees within and outside the Faculty. Her research interest is on the Comparative study of Academic performance in English Language of Pupils in Public & Private Schools. She was distinguished with VIHEP Honours Certificate in Teaching / Learning in Higher Education by National Universities Commission. She has no less than forty five (45) publications and has attended several conferences in and outside Nigeria. She is a member of several professional bodies.
She has held several posts at both the branch and zonal levels of NASFAT Society. She is currently a member of National Executive Council (NEC) of the NASFAT Society.
Hafiz Bakare is the immediate past Managing Director/CEO of Keystone Bank Limited (KBL) responsible for leading the seamless post-divestment transition of the bank in 2017. Before his appointment to the Board of KBL as an Executive Director in 2014, he was the Managing Director/Principal Consultant at H.B.O Consulting, a management consulting and capacity development practice he founded. He has since resumed management of the firm.
Mr. Bakare has wide ranging professional experience cutting across management consulting, banking, insurance, manufacturing, health and other sectors locally and across Africa. In the course of his career, he was at different times Chief Strategy Officer, First Bank of Nigeria Plc; Group Director, Industrial and General Insurance Plc; and Non-Executive Director, Societe Nouvelle d’Assurances du Rwanda (SONARWA), the premier insurance institution in Rwanda. He has been a panelist at the African Business Conference of the Harvard Business School, USA and is a Council Member, Gerson Lehrman Group, USA, the world’s largest knowledge brokerage and expert network comprising thought leaders and subject matter specialists in diverse fields. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants (FIMC); Member of the Institute of Directors (MIoD); Senior Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (HCIB) and Fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Management (FNIM).
Mrs. Sherifah Abiola Andu is the CEO of Arabel, a leading Islamic trading outfit in Nigeria, she is an accomplished banker with a career spanning many years in the Nigerian Banking industry.A versatile administrator, with corresponding certificate from Lagos Business school owner manager programme and Msc Banking and Finance from University of Ibadan. She is a prolific author with many publications to her credit, Mrs Sherifah was the first vice president of Unilag Muslim Alumni.