Dr. Hussaini Adamu was born on 22nd October, 1964 and hails from Niger State. He attended his primary education in Unguwar Gayan Primary School, Suleja 1971-1977; his secondary school in Government Science College from, Kagara 1977-1982; he obtained his M.B.B.S (Hons) in Usman Dan’fodiyo University, Sokoto from 1982-1989;. He got his Certificate of full registration as Medical Practitioner in Nigeria in 1991; and his Master’s Degree in Health Planning and Management from University of Benin, Benin City 2003.

Dr. Hussaini Adamu joined the service in 1991 as a Medical Officer and rose to the level of Director, (Procurement). He served in the following Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs):-

i. Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Health Department (Medical Hospital); 1991 - 1995;
ii. Department of Surgery, Garki Hospital (Senior Medical Officer); 1996 – 1999;
iii. Health Planning, Research & Statistics (FCT) Department of Health & Social Services (Principal Medical Officer II/Assistant Director; 1999 – 2005
iv. Health and Human Services Secretariat, FCTA – Deputy Director (HPRS)/S.A. to Hon Secretary; 2004-2006;
v. Health and Human Services Secretariat, FCTA – Acting Director (HPRS); 2006-2007;
vi. Federal Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Deputy Director (Policy & Standards) Dec. 2007 – March 2008;
vii. Federal Ministry of Health; Deputy Director (Procurement); April 2008 – Feb. 2010;
viii. Federal Ministry of Commerce & Industry; Deputy Director (Procurement); March 2010 – Oct. 2010;
ix. Ministry of Petroleum Resources; Deputy Director (Procurement); Nov. 2010 – Feb 2011;
x. Ministry of Petroleum Resources; Director (Procurement); March 2011 – Oct 2011;
xi. Ministry of Water Recourses; Director (Procurement); Nov 2011 – March 2013;
xii. Ministry of Petroleum Resources; Director (Procurement); April 2013 – March 2014;
xiii. Federal Ministry of Aviation; Director (Procurement); April 2013 – Nov. 2014;
xiv. Ministry of Niger Delta; Director (Procurement); Dec 2014 – Jan. 2016;
xv. Federal Ministry of Education; Director (Procurement); Feb 2016 – Sept. 2017;
xvi. Federal Ministry of Health; Director (Procurement); October 2017;
xvii. Federal Ministry of Agric. & Rural Dev.; Director (Procurement); Nov. 2017 – Oct 2019;
xviii. Federal Ministry of Transportation; Director (Procurement); Nov., 2019 – to date

Dr. Hussaini Adamu has a Professional Membership with Fellow, Nigeria Institute of Management (2014); Fellow, institute of Corporate Administration (2014); and Founding members, Procurement Professionals Association of Nigeria 2013.

He had five (5) publications/presentations and has also attended several workshops. He also served in various Ad-hoc Committees. He had special recognitions and awards.

He is skillful in the use of Microsoft word, PowerPoint, Excel, Leadership ability and management ability. He love reading, travelling/tour and sports.