Group of engineers of Southern Kaduna extraction, yesterday, at a dinner in kaduna calls for people’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Rt. Hon. Ashiru Mohammed Kudan (Bai Zazzau) to consider one of their own, Engr. Dr. Michael Ayuba Auta, the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of KYC Holdings Limited – Company with many subsidiaries spread across Real Estate, Oil and Gas, Transportation, Mining, Savings and Loans etc.
The group said, “As a young man who is in his 40s, Auta has achieved a lot for himself and contributed immensely to the development of the engineering sub-sector and the Nigerian economy at large. Auta has a lot to bring to the table in-terms of value addition and intellectual resources, especially in the construction sub-sector.”
Adding that, “Ashiru – Auta combination will be a perfect match because each will complement the other for the good of the state. His inclusion will assist the state in Project Planning and Execution, Contract Evaluation and Cost Management. As a professional engineer, Auta will checkmate contractor’s excesses while adhering to standard. It is on the above objectives that we, as indigenous engineers of Southern Kaduna extraction are canvassing for Auta to be considered by Ashiru as his deputy.
“Not only that, Auta, if picked, can massively galvanise the Southern Kaduna youth to identify with Ashiru’s candidacy. Apart from being a professional engineer, he is a grassroot man who is loved and cherished by the region’s youth who sees this as an opportunity for them to be carried along in the scheme of things.”
Below is Dr. Michael Ayuba Auta curriculum vitae foe perusal:
Engr. (DR.) Michael Ayuba Auta is a Civil Engineer by Profession. He is an employer of over 700 Nigerian graduates from all sphere of this country of different professions. Because of his hard works and commitment to societal and economic development, he has be given several awards by different organization among which includes; – Award of Excellence as an ICON OF SOCIETAL DEVELOPMENT by National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) – Chief J.S Tarkaa Leadership Award of Excellence as “ KURUTYA U BEM” ( WARRIOR OF PEACE) by TIV YOUTH PEACE INITIATIVE. – Platinum Award of Excellence as a “ PHILANTHROPIST PAR EXCELLENCE/ICON OF HOPE TO THE YOUTH” by NIGERIA YOUTH PEACE INITIATIVE (NYPI) – Certificate of Award/ Turbaning Coronation as GARKUWAN MATASAN AREWA(Shield of The Northern Youth) by ALL AREWA YOUTH FORUM – Award of Excellence as a “PILLAR OF HOPE” by THE SENANTE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF POLYTECHNIC STUDENTS(NAPS) – Certificate of Honor as a PATRON by Southern Kaduna Presidential Campaign.
Engr. Michael Ayuba Auta was born on the 27th August, 1982 at Ungwan Dosa Karaye, Kaduna North, LGA, Kaduna State, Nigeria. He hails from GANJI in Jaba Local Government Area of Kaduna State. He attended Yusuf Dan Tsoho Primary School, Ugwan Rimi, GRA, Kaduna State from 1988 to 1993. He started his junior Secondary education from 1993 at Rimi College Kaduna and completed same in 1996. Thereafter, he proceeded to Government Science Technical College, Malali, Kaduna State, for his Secondary School education. At Government Science Technical College, Malali, he studied Carpentry & Joinery/ Introduction to Building Construction and completed his Senior Secondary education career in 1999. Suffice it to mention that by a dint of hard work and enthusiasm in his chosen career, while in Secondary School at the tender age of thirtheen (13) combined artisan jobs in furniture making and used same to support himself through school.
Engr.(Dr.) Michael A. Auta had his higher education at Federal Polytechnic, Offa, Kwara State, Nigeria, where he studied and obtained the National Diploma in Civil Engineering and afterwards the Higher National Diploma in Civil Engineering also in the year 2010. He is currently undergoing a Master’s Degree programme in Project Management. Engr. (Dr.) Michael A. Auta is also an international Graduate, a Master Degree Holder in Business management and leadership from the London graduate school, A honoring Doctorate Degree in Civil Engineering from LES COURLESE SONOU UNIVERSITY BENIN REPUBLIC.
He is presently a 200 level undergraduate Civil Engineering Student at the Prestigious Nile University, Abuja Nigeria. He has very vast experience in areas of Project planning and Execution. He had the chunk of his early practice with Mothercat Construction Company as Site Engineer and successfully completed a 50KM Road Project amongst others in Katsina State, Nigeria. From there he moved on to Powerhill Construction Company as supervising Engineer and successfully supervised and completed the construction of a 20KM Road Project in Kaduna state. Engr. M.A Auta equally ply his trade with the famous PW Company as Site Supervisor where he effectively engineered the construction of Dan-Bushire-Kaduna 1KM Bridge in Chukun LGA, Kaduna State, Nigeria. He also worked with and supervised the construction of a 200 Housing Units of Aso Investment LTD Project in Kwara State, Nigeria.
Engr. Auta was later engaged by KINGNAZZY GLOBAL LTD, Abuja in 2007 as Site Engineer. Here, he supervised a number of construction works including the development of over 1200 Housing units in different locations including Lokogoma, Gudu, Apo, Kabusa, Kuchingoro, Airport road all in FCT, Abuja Nigeria. At Copa Cabana Estates we have 250 Housing Units, at Yayale Ahmed Estate Lokogoma we have 200 Housing Units, Villa Nova Estate Lokogoma we have 200 Housing units at Kingnazzy Homes, we have 250 Housing units and another 500 units at Kingspark Estate. Engr. Auta grew to the position of Executive Director while with KINGNAZZY GLOBAL LTD before he moved to TRIM PROPERTIES LTD in 2011. In the year 2010, Engr.(Dr.) Michael A. Auta acquired KYC INTERPROJECT LTD with multi-million naira liabilities. Engr. (Dr.) Michael A. Auta using is wealth of experience was able to turn the company into multibillion company today. KYC INTERPROJECT LTD originally as a Real Estate Development firm, Owners of KYC HOMES PHASE 2, SABON LUGBE ABUJA with 3500 affordable housing units, KYC HOMES Phase 3 KNOWN HAS KYC DELAROQUE CITY, GUZAPE with over 100 affordable luxury housing units.
The Company within the period had blossomed and now has subsidiaries in the areas aforementioned. In the year 2014, KYC INTERPROJECT LTD signed a partnership agreement with MECANOGROUP based in Spain, AMBIENSYS ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGIES to improve the services of the Abuja Environmental Protection Board with a view to improving the internally Generated Revenue (IGR) of the FCT. The Parent Company from Spain is willing to invest Three Hundred Million Euro. This Proposal and the feasibility study of same is on the FCT Minister’s table awaiting his approval since 2016. Through the tireless efforts of the Company under the watchful eyes of Engr. Auta it had attracted over three Billion Dollars ready for investment in infrastructural development in the FCT with a view to bridging the glaring infrastructural deficit in all the 32 Districts. Presently, Engr Michael A. Auta also sits as the Managing Director/CEO of MECANO INTEGRATED CONCEPTS LTD – an organization specialized in Financing and Execution of turnkey projects in Civil Engineering, Construction, Bridges, Rails etc with foreign base Partners from Spain