Bitrus Gwadah

Bitrus Edward Gwadah


Commissioner, Legal Matters 

Coordinator Zone 3A

Bitrus Edward Gwadah (Esq) is a holder of LLB. 1976 from Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria, BL. 1977 from Nigerian Law School, Lagos.  He also attended other programmes to widen his horizon which include: Supervisory Management, Kaduna Polytechnic, Administrative Management, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh 1990 and Contract Negotiation International Law Institute, Washington DC. 1984.  Others are; Managing Corporate Resources International Management Institute, Lausanne, 1989 and International Programme for Board Members (International Management Development) Institute (MD) Lausanne Switzerland 1991.

Bitrus E. Gwadah (Esq) started his working carrier at Broadcasing Company of Northern Nigeria Limited in 1969 as Radio Television Announcer.  After becoming a Lawyer in 1977 he joined Ministry of Justice, Bauchi State as State Counsel during his NYSC.  In 1978 he joined new Nigerian Development Bank as Legal Executive, he rose to the rank of Senior Legal Executive in the company and moved to Nigeria Industrial Development Bank Limited (NIDB) in 1992 as Deputy Company Secretary.  At NIDB he rose to the position of Managing Director of NIDB Trustee Limited before he resigned his appointment to start private legal practice. He was appointed as Kaduna state Secretary for the social Develpoment Party(1992-1993) organized state primaries and National Election June 1993. He was also a law lecturer at the school of Business, ABU Zaria(1993-1997) and law lecturer at Kaduna Polytechnic(1997-1999).

Bitrus Edward Gwadah (Esq) has engaged in different areas of service to humanity, he is into research projects, member, National Executive Council of Arewa Consultative Forum and Legal Adviser to the Organization for many years.  Member Interfaith for Peace, Director, Guinness Nigeria Plc. from 2000 – 2014.