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Daniel Mkpume
Finance Manager
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Daniel Mkpume has a decade’s experience as a finance professional in civil society with expertise in developing proposal budgets, managing contracts and grant compliance and reporting, and performing risk management.

Prior to joining Yiaga Africa, Daniel worked with Construction Links Company as a sales representative and storekeeper. Since joining Yiaga Africa in 2010, he has served as an Administrative/Finance Intern, Administrative and Finance Assistant, Administrative and Finance Officer, and a Senior Administrative and Finance Officer before becoming the Finance Manager in 2017. 

Daniel holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Master’s Degree in Research and Public Policy, both from the University of Jos Nigeria. He is also an alumnus of the Building Resources in Democracy, Governance, and Elections (BRIDGE) programme, a modular professional development programme with a focus on electoral processes. 



Yiaga Africa is a non-profit civic hub of change makers committed to the promotion of democratic governance, human rights and civic engagement. With its operational base in Abuja, Nigeria, Yiaga Africa focuses on in-depth research, providing critical analysis on key democratic and governance issues, crafting practical solutions, training and empowering citizens to lead change in their community. Yiaga Africa implements several innovative programs aimed at stimulating active citizenship, protecting human rights and deepening democratic governance. We invest in building networks and social movements to drive social change and transformation. Yiaga Africa has leadership structures and members in all 36 states and 774 Local Government Areas (LGA) of Nigeria.