Rahmatu Zakari Bello started her career in the media at Freedom Radio Group in 2005 as Admin Officer. Her experience also includes over 5 years as Human Resources/Administrative Manager at Opportunities Industrialization Centres International (OICI); implementing the Entrepreneurship Development Centre, EDC which is a Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) project. She was instrumental to its expansion to over 5 North Western States in Nigeria including Abuja during the project’s life span. As a Manager, Rahmatu worked to support the growth and competitiveness of her employers by developing and implementing internal control practices and procedures that comply with local and International best practices where she controlled over 100 staff.
Rahmatu Bello joined Dandal Kura Radio International (DKRI) as Executive Director on the 1st of February, 2020. Before then, she worked for over 2 years as Human Resources, Administrative and Procurement Manager with Network Arewa24 Limited; over 3 years of work experience at Equal Access (EAN), a media industry; as Human Resources and Administrative Manager.
Bello graduated from Kaduna Polytechnic with HND in 1991. She is on the board of several companies and NGOs.