Engr. Abubakar Dayyabu


Lecturer I


Civil Engineering


Block A, Room 303


Engr. Abubakar Dayyabu is currently a lecturer with department of civil engineering of Nile university of Nigeria.

He obtained his BEng degree in Civil Engineering from Bayero university Kano in October 2008. He obtained MSc degree in civil engineering (transportation) from Atilim university in republic of turkey in the year 2014.

Engr. Abubakar started his career as assistant site engineer in standard construction of Nig., sky construction ltd and later with many private individuals in both highway and building construction. He obtained certifications and training in in civil engineering application software such as AutoCAD, Orion, civil 3D, Anylogic, artificial intelligence and many more.

His area of interest includes general civil engineering; transportation planning; transportation safety; intelligent transportation.

Engr. Abubakar Dayyabu is a corporate member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers and fully registered as a Civil Engineer with the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN).

Recent Publications (Articles, Books, Book Chapters/Sections, Proceedings, etc.)

1. Mohammed A. A., Mambo. A.D., Amuda. A.G., Dayyabu A., Nwabueze O. M., Kulmedov B., Sanusi A. Mohammed A., Analysis, and design of an underground concrete reservoir at the Nile University of Nigeria Abuja. Journal of Civil Engineering, Nigerian institution of Civil Engineers, VOL. 12 NO. 2 ISSN 01897691 June 2020.
2. Mambo. A D., Mogbo. O., Dayyabu A. Sustainable Building Design: The role of Building Simulation and Modeling. Journal of Civil Engineering, Nigeria Institution of Civil Engineers. Vol. 11, 3, 2019.
3. Mogbo, O.N, Mambo. A.D, Dayyabu A., Zayyanu S, Abdulganiyyu S., and Mohammed A. Water Quality Assessment of a stream in the Nile University of Nigeria. Journal of Civil Engineering, Nigeria Institution of Civil Engineers. Vol. 11, 3, 2019.


1. Dayyabu, I. K. Umar, U. Ozsoy, ”Severetiy Assessment of Truck Involved Accident in Northwest Nigeria”, 4th Int. Conf. on Transportation in Africa, Abuja, Oct 2017 2.
2. U. Ozsoy, G. Koyunlu and O. C. Ugweje, A.Dayyabu “Nondestructive Testing of Concrete using Ultrasonic Wave Propagation”, 13th Int. Conf. ICECCO, Nov 2017.
3. U. Ozsoy, G. Koyunlu, O. C. Ugweje, A. Dayyabu “Analysis of Ultrasonic Pulse Velocity in Concrete using Hypothesis Tests On The Difference In Means And Variances Known Method”, 13th Int. Conf. ICECCO, Abuja, Nov 2017.
4. Mambo, A.D., Mogbo, O.N., Patrick, O.R., Amuda, A.G., Dayyabu A. and Sanusi, A., 2019, December. Investigating the performance of stabilized laterite block as an alternative walling unit for Abuja. In 2019 15th International Conference on Electronics, Computer and Computation (ICECCO) (pp. 1-5). IEEE.
5. Dayyabu A., Amuda, A.G., Mambo, A.D. and Mohammed, A., 2019, December. Estimation Of Three-Wheeler Passenger Unit (Pcu) Using Headway Method Case Study Of Abuja Nigeria. In 2019 15th International Conference on Electronics, Computer and Computation (ICECCO) (pp. 1-7). IEEE.
6. Mambo A.D, Onyebuchi M., and Dayyabu A. Soil Slope Stability Analysis Using Limit Equilibrium Method for a Proposed Water Reservoir at Nile University of Nigeria Abuja. Proceedings of 1st International Civil Engineering Conference 7th -9th Nov. 2018 Minna Nigeria pp 225-234.

Courses/Modules Taught

Strength of Materials

Mechanics of Materials

Engineering Surveying

Transportation Engineering

Pavement analysis and design.