Prof. Engr. Mohammed Ajiya resumes office as the President/CEO Digital Bridge Institute – DBI.

Before his appointment as the President of the Digital Bridge Institute, Prof. Ajiya was a member of the DBI governing board and former Director of ICT Bayero University, Kano. He was carefully chosen, after a rigorous selection process that involved shortlisting, written assessment and interview.

We are confident that DBI will gain from his strong Telecommunication and ICT background.


Prof. Engr. Mohammed Ajiya was a Professor at Bayero University, Kano. He has worked with the Bauchi State Government and Arewa Ceramics Limited.

He has several publications to his name some of which are; Lasing Threshold Characteristics of Multi-wavelength Brillouin-Erbiun Laser in the L-band Region Assisted by Delay Interferometer, Threshold reduction via circulating spontaneous Brillouin scattering in single wavelength ring-cavity fiber laser utilizing pre-amplification technique, Effect of Large Effective Area Fiber length on the Performance of Forward-Backward Scattering Combination Multiwavelength Brillouin-Raman Fiber Laser.

Prof. Engr. Ajiya has taught over 20 different courses at both Undergraduate and Post-graduate levels and supervised over 70 students in their Undergraduate Final Year Project. He has also supervised Master’s Degree Dissertation and PhD Thesis.

He is a member, Nigerian Society of Engineers, Fellow, Institute of Industrialist and Corporate Administrators of Nigeria, Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (USA), Fellow, Institute of Industrialist and Corporate Administrators of Nigeria (FIICA), Member, Optical Society of America (MOSA).