Mr Karkaa J. Shirgba

Mr Karkaa Joel Shirgba

Technologist II




My name is  Shirgba Joel Karaka, a graduate of Physics from the University of Mkar, Mkar. M.Tech (in-view) Radiation and the Physics, Modibbo Adama University of Technology Yola. I am a social innovator and an advocate for invention and creative education. I am from a family of 7 children and the first child of my family.

I have initiated several invention programs and invent for unemployed youth and students.

And I am hoping to launch FUTO departmental student’s start-up hackathon subject to approval by the university community.

I am futuristic in my thinking.


Academic Qualification

  • Modibo Adama University of Technology, Yola,  (M.Tech Radiation and Health in view)      –    2016/2017
  • University of Mkar, Mkar     (B.Sc in Physics)     –    2009-2013
  • Government Secondary School Garagboghol   (WAEC)    –     2008
  • Federal Science College, Ogoja  (WAEC)    –    2002-2005
  • LGEA Primary School Ge-mbagwa    –     1992-1998


  • Part-Time voluntary lecturer, University of Mkar, Biophysics & Medical Physics      –   2017-2018
  • Physics Teacher,  Government Science and Technical Collage Saminaka  Kebbi State  (NYC)   –  2014-2015
  • NTA Makurdi, Benue State (student industrial work experience scheme)     –     2012

Research Interest

  • Determination of natural and artificial radionuclide in water and soil master research  (in-view)
  • Production of a gasifier  using rice husk as a cooking fuel   (personal research)