Drisu  J. Okai, (Ph.D)  Was born at Aloji, Ofu L.G.A. on 13th May, 1958 to the family of  Mallam Okai Musa Abutu ,a title holder of Onupia , Ega –Idah in Idah Local Government  of Kogi State .His mother was Hajia Ibara Salimetu Aji from Ajonu-oja- Abocho ,Dekina Local Government of the same state. 

He is married to Aladi  Okai nee Shaibu and the marriage is blessed with one  boy and two girls . .He rose to  the exalted position of Registrar  in 2008 and served till 2019 at ,Kogi State College of Education,  Ankpa . 

Okai D.J attended  Native Authority Primary  School ,Aloji,St. Peter’s Secondary School, Idah,  School of Basic Studies, Makurdi, Ahmadu Bello University , Zaria  , University of Calabar and capped it at Kogi State Universty, Anyigba  where he bagged the Doctor of Philosophy in History and International Relations in 2016.

Dr. Okai is an elder and a church planter. He is an elder of the Victory Chapel Kogi State College of Education Ankpa and Co-ordinator of the New Life Chapel, Global College Ojokodo.  

 Dr Okai has a stint in Teaching and Administrative  experiences. He was  

Lecturer  in History, Oyo State College of Education, St. Andrews Campus Oyo during  the National Youth Service Corps, October 1982 –July 1983 . He took up Lecturership  position in 1983 at Kogi State College of Education ,Ankpa where he rose to Lecturer one in the Department of History .  

He transferred into the Registry Department in  1989 as Senior Assistant Registrar .

Dr Okai  served in Information and Publications;Junior Staff Establishment;Examinations and Records; Academic Division; Establishment Office and Admissions office of the College.

Drisu Okai  also was chairman/secretary/member to many  committees in the College.

  He was Secretary to Governing  Council, Academic Board, Management Committee ,College Congregation and Convocation 2008-2019.

Chairman, Junior Staff Appointment, Promotion and Disciplinary Committee, 2008 to 2019. 

Member, Representing  College Congregation on Governing Council, Kogi State College of Education, Ankpa , 1996-May, 1997.

Secretary, Teacher Education Journal, Kogi State College of Education, Ankpa, April, 1989-Sepember, 1993. 

Chairman, Sub-Committee on Research and Publication Guidelines/Policies, Kogi State College of Education, Ankpa 2003.  

Secretary, Academic Staff Union, Advanced Teachers College, Ankpa1984-1986  

 Dr Okai is a member of several  Professional Bodies among which are Fellow , Institute of Chartered Administrative Management of Nigeria.

Nigerian Institute of Management

Institute of Personnel Management

Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria

Okai  was conferred with the Ambassador for Peace award by the Universal Peace Federation, Abuja. He also has several commendations for meritorious service  which catapulted him to the exalted position of Registrar of the noble Kogi State College of Education, Ankpa for the number of years he served on the seat.

 E-mail Address: okaidrisu@yahoo.com

Phone Numbers: 08060561324, 07083953394