W2Ni Tribute

FIRST CHAIRMAN


 

Late Dr. Ibrahim Tahir (1938 – 2009)

Late Dr Ibrahim Tahir ( Founding Chairman Welcome2Nigeria)
Late Dr. Ibrahim Tahir, CFR (then Talban Bauchi) was the first Chairman of Welcome2Nigeria Initiative. The organisation benefited immensely from his wealth of experience and guardianship. Before he passed-on, Baba Talba was involved in virtually in every aspect of the organisation’s programmes.
Late Dr Ibrahim Tahir -Welcome2Nigeria Initiative
Late Dr. Ibrahim Tahir, CFR (then Talban Bauchi) of blessed memory was the Chairman of NNDC, Chairman of NET (Nigeria External Telecomm.), and lastly, though briefly, Minister of Internal Affairs in Shagari’s government in 1983.

Dr. Ibraahim Tahir studied Sociology at the prestigious Cambridge University, United Kingdom. He passed on Tuesday 8th December, 2009  aged 71, at a hospital in Cairo, Egypt.