Dr Aliyu Dahiru Muhammad
Dr. Aliyu Dahiru Muhammad received his Masters and Ph.D in Economics from the International Islamic University Malaysia. His areas of interest include Islamic Economics and Finance, Zakat Waqf, Microfinance and poverty reduction. He received the Faculty of Economics Best Student Award for Doctor of Economics in November, 2013. Currently, Dr. Aliyu lectures and researches at the International Institute of Islamic Banking and Finance, BUK, Nigeria. He published over 20 articles in reputable national and International journals and presented papers on Islamic finance and economics in many countries. He received a gold medal at the “IIUM Research, Invention and Innovation Exhibition 2013″ for his thesis entitled “Challenges of Microfinance and the Prospects of Developing and Introducing an Islamic Micro-Investment Model in Nigeria”.