about us

The time has passed when we have to wait for Government to do everything for us, it's now time private individuals got involved in mobilizing support activities that will move the nation forward, hence, this giant stride by Col. Sani Bello (rtd), who has been in the vanguard of youth education, to once again spear head this clarion call for youth empowerment through entrepreneurship to move the youth of this nation out of the woods of unemployment and social-vices.
We mobilize resources and bridge social and economic divides to reduce poverty and increase equity. We are working to create a more just and equitable society in which all individuals have a meaningful opportunity to improve the quality of their lives for themselves and future generations.
We believe that those who are poor should have access to basic training opportunities on their area of interest base on their gifts and talents for economic betterment.
We believe that poverty can only be addressed successfully when all members of a society are treated with dignity and respect, regardless of background, beliefs, personal characteristics or status.
We also believe that poor and marginalized individuals must have a significant role in determining their own future development. That needed change can only occur when they have the necessary skills for function as contributory citizens
The foundation runs a complete rehabilitation facility preparing its students to be reintegrated into the society as a contributing citizen of the country.


Our MissionIs to Impact and Empower teeming youth and less privilege, others include:

To embark on immediate and sporadic evacuation and rehabilitation of all unemployed, homeless youths and street urchins to a well organized environment and structure where they will be trained in diverse entrepreneur skill for a specified period of time.


Our VisionIs To see many people being alleviated from poverty, Others Include:

To transform our nation into a productive economic environment where high techs entrepreneurs are groomed thus driving the economy to rapid development.


Our Partner Our Major sponsor is the man that pioneered this vision in person of Col. Sani Bello (rtd)

We welcome sponsorship form well meaning organization and personnels, who will join us in achieving this dream. Below are some of the companies and individuals that have lend us helping hands in time past.

I. Dantata and Sawoe II. SMEDAN III. SMEDAN IV. National Directorate of Emplyment (NDE)
V. Col. Sani Bello (rtd) VI. AMNI International VII. Highbury College, United Kingdom

our Subsidiaries

Sani Bello Foundation is divided into subsidiaries, in other to effectively render selfless service to humanity.
Some of our subsidiaries are listed below.


We present to you the men who helps make decisons that makes the foundation to keep moving forward.

  • Chairman

    Colonel Sani Bello (rtd) was born in 1942 at Kontagora, Niger State. He attended Kontagora Primary School in 1950 and Bida Government College 1957, before joining the Nigerian Army as a Cadet in December 1962. He attended the prestigious Royal Military Academy Sandhurst in England and graduated as a 2nd Lieutenant in July 1965. On commission, he returned to Nigeria and was posted to 1st Battalion, Nigerian Army Enugu as a Platoon Commander. He held various posts in the Army as he progressed in ranks, including ADC to the Supreme Commander, Company Commander, Assistant Quarter Master General of 3rd marine Commando Division of Nigerian Army, Deputy Adjutant General of the Army and the 1st Nigerian Principal Staff officer at the Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Jaji. A post he held until he retired in August 1979. He was also a Military Governor of old Kano State from 1975 – 1978.
    After retirement in 1979, Colonel Bello held various part time appointments as chairman of Niger State Green Revolution, Niger State NYSC, Niger State Polytechnic and Niger State Science and Technical School Board. He also served as Nigerian High Commissioner (Ambassador) to Zimbabwe from 1984- 1986. On his return home from Zimbabwe, Colonel Bello became involved with various Companies as Chairman or director, including Former Broadbank Nigeria Ltd, Globe Re Nigeria Ltd, Law Union and Rock Insurance Company Plc, Amni International Petroleum Development Company Ltd, Dantata and Sawoe Constructed Company Ltd, MTN Communications Ltd, and Equatel Communication Ltd. He is also a farmer and Proprietor of Mustafa Comprehensive School, Kontagora. He is a passionate lover of sports, especially Table Tennis in which he once served as the Chairman of Nigerian Table Tennis Federation and led the National Team to the Commonwealth and World Championships in 1983. Colonel Sani Bello (rtd) is happily married and blessed with children.

  • Vice Chairman

    Usman Sani Bello has a background in Geology, Geography and Environmental Issues, from Brunel University, UK. For his master's degree, he did a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) with a concentration in Marketing from Hult University (formerly Huron University), London UK.
    He worked as assistance Project Coordinator at the Afren PLC London office, Afren PLC an Oil exploration and Production Company with assists in Africa and the Middle East.
    He has worked extensively in the HSE department and Regulatory Compliance Department at Afren Energy, subsidiary of Afren PLC. Currently working as a Government Relation Office at Coastland Energy Logistics Limited, in Lagos, where he is a director and one of the founding fathers. He is also the MD/CEO of Griffin Crest Investments. He is happily married and has two children.

  • Director General

    Ikani Zakari is a man who has being into the management of the educational sector for over thirty (30) years. He was a classroom teacher in Depot Nigeria Army Nursery /Pry. School, Zaria from 1981 to 1982. He held various positions before becoming a lecturer in Federal College of Education, Zaria, where he lectured from 1991 to 1993.
    Afterward, he was the principal of Mustafa Comprehensive School, Kontagora. This responsibility and position he held from 1994 until July 2014.
    Owing to his educational qualification and experience, he lectured in various higher institutions. He is a member of various professional associations such as Nigerian Institute of Management(NIM), ANCOPSS, Science Teachers Association and Full Gospel Businessmen's Fellowship International.
    As an educationist, he has acquired qualifications and certifications from diverse accredited and world-class institutions such as Highbury College, Portsmouth, UK; University of Calabar, Cross Rivers State, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria(PHE(BED),Sport Management(MSC)), UNICAL(MBA) and lots more. Ikani Zakari is known for his ability to manage human, finance and material resources to achieve organizational goals. He has the ability to work with minimal supervision and thrive under pressure. He is presently the Director General of Sani Bello Foundation. He is married and blessed with children.

  • Member

    Ahmed Sani Bello holds an undergraduate degree from the school of business of Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia U.S.A.
    He is also the Vice President of Oxtrich Creations Limited a vegetable oil company, former alternate director Prudent Health Care, Director Safara Foods, he is also the Executive Director of Admin/ Finance at Allstream Energy Solutions.
    His hobbies include playing table tennis and reading about ancient history/archeological artifacts.

  • Member

    Aminu Sani Bello is a serious minded entrepreneur who is equipped with vast business management experience, with interest in Information Technology, Telecommunications, Real Estate, Energy, Oil and Gas. He has well over seven years experience, and is also a professional in data and voice network design, implementation and management. He has set up many telecommunication, Oil and Gas companies.
    Aminu holds a combined honours degree in Business Management and Information Technology. He also has a PGDM; with many professional certifications to his credit one of which is the prestigious Huawei Certified Datacomm Engineer.
    He is on the board of directors of several successful companies which includes; Defcom Technologies, Defcom Oil and Gas, Express Prepaid Solutions, Snytel I G Wills communication.

  • Member

    Solomon Odunuga is a product of Mustafa Comprehensive School, an institution own by the chairman of the foundation, Col Sani Bello(rtd).
    He holds a first degree from the ahmadu bello university Zaria and a post graduate diploma(PGD) in management from the Nigerian Defence Academy kaduna.
    A member of the Nigerian Institute of Management. he is at present having a distinguish career in financial management.

  • Member

    Alhaji Aliyu Mustafa was born on the 30th June, 1979, he is a native of Kontagora, Niger State.
    He obtained his primary school certificate from Model Primary School in 1995 and his Senior Secondary Certificate from Model Secondary School in 2001. He got Diploma in Accounting and Auditing at COE Minna, Niger State. He also got his Diploma Certificate in Public Administration from Niger State Polytechnic Zungeru in 2013. He proceeded to obtain his Higher National Diploma (H.N.D) in Public Administration from Niger State Polytechnic Zungeru in 2015.
    He is the CEO MBEL concept Nig. LTD, Almusty NIG.LTD. He is also one of the Directors; Goje Water.
    He is a visionary leader, an entrepreneur. He is married with blessed Children.


Head Office

Plot 20, Opposite New Market,
Lagos - Kaduna Road, Kontagora, Niger State.

Abuja Office

6, Rudolf Close, Off Kastina Ala Street,
Maitama, Abuja.
+234 08139114952
+234 08038335201