Principal Officers

The Energy Commission of Nigeria has Six Departments, each under a Director. Similarly, there are six (6) Energy Research Centres under the Commission with specific Technical/Research roles.

Professor (Engr.) Eli Jidere Bala
PhD(Applied Energy) FNSE, FNIMechE, FSESN, FAEng, MIAEE

Director General/Chief Executive Officer

Dr Abubakar Malah Umar
PhD (Physics), PGD (Radiation Protection) FSESN, FIDFPM, MNIP

Director, Nuclear Science & Technology Department

Dr. (Mrs) Roseline Kela
PhD (Biochemistry)

Director, Energy Management, Training and Manpower Development

Engr. Joseph Sunday Olayande
B.Sc., M.Sc. (Petr. Engrg); MNSE, MSPE, MIAEE/NAEE.

Director, Energy Planning And Analysis

Engr. Okon N. Ekpenyong
B. Eng. (Electrical), Cert. SHP(China)

Director, Linkages and Consultancy


Barr. Funmi Teniola Abiodun
LL.B, B.L.

Director, Legal Services

Mr. Nathaniel Ali Omale
B.Ed Chemistry, ADPM,MPA

Director, Special Duties

Fatume Ciroma-Zarma (Mrs)
B.Sc.(Sociology and Antropology) MNIM

Director, Administration and Supplies

Mr. Abdulkareem Ozi Aliyu
M.Sc. (Environmental Resources Management), B.Sc. (Statistics)

Director, Energy Information Systems


Professor Paulinus Ekene Ugwuoke
PhD (Physics) FSESN, FICAN, FASI, MNIP, MNIST

Director, National Centre for Energy Research and Development (NCERD) University of Nigeria, Nsukka

Professor Abiola John Kehinde
PhD.

Director, National Centre for Energy Efficiency and Conservation, (NCEEC) University of Lagos, Lagos

Professor Sunday Martins Ogbonmwan
Ph.D

Director National Centre for Energy and Environment (NCEE) University of Benin, Benin City.

Professor Abubakar Mohammed Bello
PhD (Sed/Petroleum Geol.) MNMGS,MLRN,MAAPG,MBSRG,MWEC

Director, National Centre for Petroleum Research and Development, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi


Engr. Dr. Olaitan Sulyman Balogun
FNSE,FNICE

Acting Director, National Centre for Hydropower Research and Development (NCHRD) University of Ilorin, Ilorin

INCOMING

Director Sokoto Energy Research Centre (SERC) Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto