ABOUT ME

I am Social Scientist, Democratic Evangelist, Political Commentator, Public speaker, Advocate of true federalism and nationalities a passionate believer in Justice, Equity, Liberty and common good also Founder/President, Arewa Youth awareness Initiative Forum (AYAIF) which I founded on the idea to build a strong and Empowered feminist Institution with critical consciousness And capacity for Analysis of social and gender prejudices and also promote peace and stability, unity and development in the Northern region. The aims & objectives can only be achieve with understanding and due respect to one another irrespective of section, race, tribe, and belief.

I am Peace Ambassador for the Commonwealth Youth Council’s Youth Campaign Against Election Violence (Y-CAEV) in Nigeria 2015.

I am Candidate For Vice Chairperson of the Commonwealth Youth Council (CYC) in 2015 elections the Commonwealth Youth Council (CYC) is the recognise voice of 1.2 Billion Young People, (CYC) is a youth-led organization which aims to further advance the youth development agenda and to ensure a relevant, vibrant, effective, and prosperous Commonwealth in the 21st century and beyond.

The CYC will be the vehicle that integrates young people into the development work of the Commonwealth at national, regional, and Pan-Commonwealth levels. It is intended to provide a sustainable platform where young people serve as agents of change through meaningful participation, working side by side with governments, Commonwealth bodies, international partners, and other stakeholders. It was established to play an integral role in advancing the youth development agenda and the co-ordination of activities and policies of the Commonwealth in the field of youth. The council shall work for and represent the voice of all young people within the commonwealth, and provide framework for youth-led development initiatives.

I am also a youth empowerment advocate and years of participation in youth empowerment and development advocacy, which has enabled and expanded My network of friends across nations in Africa and beyond. I travelled far and wide even my Own expenses to attend youth focused programs with the aim of equipping my self well for leadership and betterment of the society.

I am volunteer Member Northern Youth Advocacy for Excellence (NYAE) An founder, AYAIFoundation, a Nationalist, advocate of true and federalism a Community Servant, member of many social progressive formations across Nigeria i.e. Northern Youth Advocacy for Excellence (NYAE), Borno Women Development Initiatives (BWDI) Daura Emirate youth Political Movement (DEYPM), Yandoma & Madara Foundation (YDF) a member Progress Development Initiative Katsina State (PD&I), a member of so many other social networks and development initiative organization.

My Objectives is to work hard and contribute to the development of the less privileged through effective participation and intervention in organizations that share such visions and missions, to produce results in any challenging situation that come my way with the hope of providing information on youth Initiative, Policy processes, Dialogues, Diplomacy or any social issue by use of relevant and available data, participate in Institutional reform and capacity building for sustainability, growth and ownership, through transparent proceedings.

I am very active on the social media, with my commentary blog “Babangida’s Ruma” under the twitter handle @babangidaruma and I writes sporadic about Nigerian politics and economy. I am also a political analyst who is passionate about global politics, Nigerian politics and gender and youth empowerment issues. My opinion articles frequently appear on ‘’Africa Press, Arewa Reporters, Vanguard Newspaper’’

Babangida Ruma is also a potential Asses and a sound product, always passionate about my studies and much concern about youth problem and that what make me to become Role model in society. Determined to succeed, achieve, and deliver, ready for any challenging Position, student of Information Communication Technology (ICT)

I am also have a good knowledge of geographical terrain, religion, culture, norms and values of all nocks and crannies of Northern States in Nigeria and its environs, cultural interplay in Nigeria as a whole, with vast knowledge of Islamic and cultural perspective of for Public Practice that could be a rich opportunity for conducting Advocacy activities in Northern Nigeria, with sound experience in implementing policy advocacy strategies and activities in Nigeria, understanding of policy environment, including barriers that limit increased my knowledge inter governmental relationship between ties of governments in the Federal system.

The expertise stated above, good communication, inter personal communication skills, use of data as feedback mechanism, and ability to mobilize Civil Societies, drive Advocacy activities to support projection of Policy making with governance levels, communities/resources for action on any community based Vision and Mission, excellent relationship with subordinate/hierarchies of policy making and other personalities especially across Northern part of Nigeria, North west in particular and Nigeria as a whole, with special and exceptional potentials, diverse experiences on managing and attaining to programmatic issues among other proving records of managing programmers and field responsibilities, leadership qualities, foresight, focus ,integrity, hard work, commitment, dedication to any responsibility, fluency of two International Languages of English and Arabic, understanding conflict Management, to mention the few are qualities that proved my prudence and readiness for any challenging task where ever in Nigeria, Africa and world at large.

Awards and nominations:

  • Peace Ambassador by Commonwealth Youth Council (CYC) 1.2 Billion Young People
  • Delegate at the World Youth Foundation (WYF) Four Days workshop on climate change 2015
  • Delegate at 15th Melaka International Youth Dialogue organised by World Assembly of Youth
  • Delegate at the 7th Annual Millennium Campus Conference culmunating at the United Nations
  • Candidate for Vice Chairperson – Inclusion and Engagement Commonwealth Youth Council
  • Commonwealth Young Achiever 2015
  • Student Ambassador 2013-2014
  • Speaker at Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Paper Presentation with the title (Youth Future within & outside the campus & the need for upgrade in the participation of youths in Nation Building)

    For more about me me kindly visit my online privacy rumaprivacy.org

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