Dr Haruna Muhammed Jumare holds a Diploma, Bachelor and Masterâ€™s Degrees in Accounting and Business Administration respectively from the prestigious Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria between the years 1986 – 2000. He also obtained a dual Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degrees in Management from St. Clements University, BWI – London (United Kingdom) in 2009 and Financial Management from Universidad Empresarial de Costa Rica â€“ UNEM; (The Business University of Costa Rica) in 2014.
Dr Jumare began his professional career in Accounting, Administration and Financial Management from 1988 as an Accountant in charge of the Senior Staff Payroll, Budgeting and Control with Ahmadu Bello University Zaria until 1992. He was appointed as a Senior Accountant in Federal College of Education, Zaria and rose to the rank of a Deputy Bursar in 2001.
In 2004, he was appointed as the substantive Bursar of Federal College of Education, Zaria with effect from 1st October 2004. This is the position he held excellently and meritoriously for ten (10) years and in 2015, he proceeded for a Sabbatical appointment with the National Teachersâ€™ Institute (NTI) Kaduna as a Deputy Director the job he performed with extraordinary exemplary qualities and disposition of a great Financial Manager and Seasoned Public Administrator. Subsequently in 2018, he was appointed the Internal Auditor of Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation (SABMF) Kaduna, the position he held up to 31st December, 2019 and on the 2nd January, 2020, Dr Haruna Muhammed Jumare was further appointed to serve as the Director of Finance and Administration of the Foundation after satisfactory performance at the Selection Interview.
Dr Jumare was involved in the review of the Federal Government/National Commission for Colleges of Education (NCCE) Financial Regulations and Accounting Manual for Colleges of Education in Nigeria, 2009. His wealth of experience and technical know-how earned him respect among his colleagues.
Dr Jumare joined the world of professionalism immediately after his graduation and proved him to be a member and fellow of many recognized professional/specialized bodies both within and outside the country among which are: The Association of National Accountants of Nigeria; The Institute of Certified Public Administrators of England and Wales; The Institute of Chartered Management Accountants; The Institute of Professional Financial Managers, London; The Nigerian Institute of Management; and The Institute of Management Consultants.
Dr Jumare was a Consultant/Resource fellow in the selection panels for the appointment of the following Bursars in the States and Federal Colleges of Education in Nigeria: Shehu Idris School of Health Technology, Makarfi â€“ 2005; Federal College of Education Eha-Amufu, Enugu State â€“ 2010; Federal College of Education (Technical) Potiskum, Yobe State â€“ 2010; Kogi State College of Education, Ankpa â€“ 2011; and Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo, Ondo Stateâ€“ 2013;
On Contribution to National and Community Development, Dr Jumare held the following positions: Chairman/CEO, ZamZam Farms Ltd â€“ 2001 to Date; Member Board of Trustees, Kaduna State Youth Consultative Forum â€“ 2005 â€“ Date; National Director of Finance â€“ Gamji Members of Association (GAMA) â€“ 2003 â€“ 2005; Proprietor,Muhammad Jumare Free Adult Education, Islamiyya and Entrepreneurship School, Samaru, Zaria â€“ 2001 to Date; Ahmadu Bello University, Alumni Association, Vice Chairman Zaria Branch â€“(2013 – Date); The National Auditor (2015 â€“ 2017) and The National Financial Secretary (2017 â€“ Date); Member, Board of Trustees Government Commercial College Old Students Association (GOCCOSA)Zaria â€“ 2012 â€“ Date; National Treasurer Sardauna Memorial College Old Boys Association (SAMOBA), 2009 â€“ 2012; Member, Zaria Education Development Association, (ZEDA),1995 â€“ Date; and holds the traditional title of MARADIN ZAZZAU.
He enjoys Farming, Reading, Writing, Badminton and Horse Riding as his extra-curricular activities and has travelled widely both within and outside the country.
Dr Haruna Muhammed Jumare is happily married with children.