An Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology, a member of Senate of University of Maiduguri and a A Professor of Neuro-Pharmacology and Toxicology, a Fellow of the West African Post-Graduate College of Pharmacists, a Fellow of the African Institute of Public Health Professionals (AIPHP), a Consultant Pharmacist in Teaching Hospital of the University of Maiduguri and a member of the Senate of the University. Along with four others, initiated the establishment of Faculty of Pharmacy in University of Maiduguri in 2005. Had been the Head of Department of Ethno-Pharmacy and Drug Development and the Head of Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, the Sub-Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy and presently, the Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy in the University of Maiduguri. Have been a director or member of the Governing Council of several non-governmental health organizations including: Network for Health Equity and Development (NHED), Nigerian Partners for Health and Development (NPHD), Drug-free Youth Enlightenment and Empowerment Centre (DEE CENTRE), Girl Child Concern (GCC) and host of others.
Had more than 50 academic publications in both local and international journals. Had attended many international and local scientific workshops and seminars.