Ahmed A. Bobboi

Executive Secretary

Ahmed A. Bobboi was born on December 18th, 1956 in Mubi, Adamawa State, North-East Nigeria, he is a graduate of University of Maiduguri, where he

Ahmed A. Bobboi was born on December 18th, 1956 in Mubi, Adamawa State, North-East Nigeria, he is a graduate of University of Maiduguri, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and Administration in 1981. He is an astute administrator with over 20 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry.

Ahmed Bobboi began his Public Service career as Administrative Officer II with the defunct Gongola State Civil Service in 1982. He was also with the Federal Polytechnic Mubi and rose to the rank of Principal Assistant Registrar (Head, Students’ Affairs Section).

He joined the Petroleum Equalisation Fund (Management) Board in 1997 as a Chief Officer in the office of the Executive Secretary, where he brought in his administrative acumen. He also at various times, served as Head, Administration & Personnel Department, Zonal Coordinator (North West Operations), Zonal Coordinator (North East Operations), Manager in charge of Bridging Operations, Manager (DAPPMAN Operations), Zonal Manager (Enugu Zonal Operations), Zonal Manager (Ibadan Zonal Operations), General Manager (Admin & Personnel) and was appointed Ag. Executive Secretary in February, 2016.

Ahmed A. Bobboi was subsequently confirmed & appointed Substantive Executive Secretary in September, 2016.  It is worthy of note that Ahmed Bobboi is the first Executive Secretary appointed from within the organisation.

With his wealth of experience in the industry, he has been able to maintain and improve good relationships with stakeholders, especially in the downstream sector. This improved relationship has also resulted in the smooth distribution and availability of petroleum products nationwide.

In recognition of his various achievements, Alhaji Ahmed A. Bobboi has won numerous awards such as.

  • Commendable Leadership in the Public Sector in 2018 Award by Texem-UK
  • Arewa Journalists Award
  • Business Day Award for Outstanding Leadership
  • Sardauna Azikiwe National Unity Award
  • National Hydrocarbon Award by the Ministry of Petroleum Resources.
  • Friend of the Union Award by PENGASSAN
  • NITDA Governmental Digital Service Award: eGov Award, Best MDA (Recognition for compliance to NITDA clearance policy), 1st Runner-up
  • Award of Excellence (in recognition of the Company’s Innovative & Quality Service Delivery in Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry) by PENGASSAN

He has attended several local and international conferences and trainings. He is on the Board of Petroleum Equalisation Fund (Management) Board and the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency.