FAO in Nigeria

Our team

FAO Nigeria comprise of a multi-disciplinary team of experts in different fields including Forestry, Animal production, Fisheries, Crop Production, Agribusiness, Food Security, Nutrition, Irrigation, Emergency Response, and Resilience Building. These capacities are deployed to provide technical assistance to various Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) that have relevance to FAO Mandate.

FAO Nigeria, has a total staff count of 76 Personnel, comprising of 13 International and 63 Nigerians. At the helm of managing the affairs of the representation are:

Fred Kafeero
FAO Representative in Nigeria and to ECOWAS

Abubakar Suleiman 
Assistant FAO Representative (Programme)

David Fehintola
Assistant FAO Representative (Administration)

AlHassan Cisse
Head, Northeast Operations