Sadiq Umar Daware
Alhaji Sadiq Umar Daware is the initiator and National Chairman of North East Commodity Association – NECAS. He is a prolific farmer with a vision to see Nigeria as the authority in food stability and global distributor. His ideas have stunned pundit of his capacity to make possible what was once seemed insurmountable in the agricultural sector, effectively maximizing the purpose of CBN/ABP to turn around farming business in Nigeria. Laudable and innovative ideas from this humble farmer have given the government lease of hope and the financial expert are easing a sigh of relief that for once the security around financial investment can be guaranteed with NECAS. The NECAS is relentless and consistently working round the clock to deliver on every projection initiated by the association with his team.
Ahmed Muhammed Dukku National Secretary
Alhaji Ahmed Muhammed Dukku became the Chairman of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) Gombe State chapter in 2017 and National Secretary of North East Commodity Association of Nigeria (NECAS) in 2018. He is also elected as Vice President of West African Rice Platform CRCOPR/ROPPA, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. He is a BOT member of National Sorghum Producers, Processors and Marketers Association and National Soya beans Association, National Pepper Association etc. He is a member of CASSON ( Counseling Association of Nigeria), Farm Society of Nigeria (FSN), Organic Farming Practitioners of Nigeria, National Livestock Association, Federation of Agricultural Commodities Association of Nigeria (FACAN) etc He is widely travelled to Europe, Asia and some African Countries.
Muhammed Santuraki Chief Technical Adviser
Muhammed Santuraki is a Chartered Chemical Engineer with vast international experience in the Energy sector in Africa, United Kingdom and the Middle East. An Alumnus of The Robert Gordon University Aberdeen United Kingdom, former Board member of Energy Institute, Society of Petroleum Engineers and Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, Aberdeen, United Kingdom.
Muhammed rose to the position of Project Manager in charge of equipment maintenance program on a Multi-Billion Dollar Liquefied Natural Gas plant producing before venturing into private business and philanthropy.
Muhammed was a pioneer member of Environmental Watch Tower, Board of trustee of Baitul Hikma foundation, Founder and chairman of Muhammed Santuraki Foundation for Educational, Social and Community Development, Vice Chairman of Qatar Nigeria Business Council, Chief Technical Officer for the North East Commodity Association.
Muhammed is also the CEO and founder of Pyramid Agro Solution, a fast-moving fully integrated agricultural company involved in organic farming.
Muhammed’s latest venture is the Organic Food Connect, which seeks to stimulate the production and consumption of organic food products by bringing together all the players in the organic food industry under one umbrella.