Khalid Abubakar Aliyu, Ph.D, is currently the Secretary-General, Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI), Nigeria. Prior to his appointment, he was with the University of Jos, as a Lecturer, at the Faculty of Arts, and the University’s Chief Imam.
He has a Bachelor degree in Arabic Studies, a Masters in Arabic and Islamic Studies and a PhD in Islamic Studies specializing in Tafseer from the University of Jos, Plateau State. Thereafter, he had a brief stint with the Plateau State, Ministry of Justice, as an Assistant Registrar.
He has presented many peace and dialogue talks within and outside Nigeria. He also has to his credit many papers on interfaith dialogue, religious freedom, tolerance and peaceful co-existence.
He is widely travelled within and outside Nigeria. He cherishes academic and or intellectual discourse. Dr. Khalid A. Aliyu has an excellent mastery of the Arabic, English and Hausa languages. He is happily married and blessed with children.