Institute of African Higher Education Research and Innovation (IAHERI)
IAHERI is a pioneering institution dedicated to advancing research, innovation, and higher education across Africa. IAHERI proudly operates as a subsidiary of the esteemed Maryam Abacha American University of Nigeria (MAAUN), located in Kano.
At IAHERI, our mission is to cultivate a thriving research culture among faculty members within higher education institutions across Africa. By nurturing a dynamic environment of exploration and inquiry, we aim to catalyze scientific and technological breakthroughs that hold the potential to reshape industries, empower the youth, and propel leadership development.
Our vision for IAHERI is one of empowerment and progress. We envision a future where African higher education institutions stand as global leaders in research and innovation. Through IAHERI’s initiatives, we aspire to contribute to the creation of sustainable job opportunities, the cultivation of leadership capabilities, and the advancement of scientific knowledge that fuels societal growth.
Professor Abubakar Sadiq Haruna
Dr. Aliyu Abubakar Mirnga
IAHERI’s impact resonates through every facet of our endeavours. By fostering a research-driven mindset, we empower faculty members to transcend traditional boundaries, leading to the development of innovative solutions that address complex challenges. Our commitment to youth empowerment and capacity building is integral to creating a generation of proactive leaders who shape Africa’s future with resilience and ingenuity.
As we embark on this transformative journey, IAHERI is guided by a set of core values that underpin our actions, interactions, and aspirations: