Kamai, Nkeki

Coordinator, N2Africa Borno State, Nigeria

Email: n.kamai@cgiar.org
Tel: +234 8020804809, +234 7010101220, +234 8170282229, +234 8036479031
Nationality: Nigerian
Station: Nigeria (Kano)

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Nkeki Kamai, a Nigerian, is the Coordinator N2Africa, Borno State. Kamai holds a BS degree in General Agriculture from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (1984), MSc degree (1994), and a doctorate degree in Crop Production and Physiology (2010) from the University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri, Nigeria.

Before he took up this appointment, he was a Lecturer at the University of Maiduguri where he conducted research work tailored toward the improvement of crop production for biotic and abiotic stresses in the Nigerian savannas. He served as a Research Supervisor (2006 -2010) in the IITA project Promoting Sustainable Agriculture in Borno State; Agronomist for Drought Tolerant Maize for Africa (DTMA) project (2008 – 2014), and Agronomist/Seed Specialist for the HarvestPlus Challenge Program (HarvestPlus Provitamin A Maize Project) implemented by the University of Maiduguri (2010 -2014).