While at Bayero University Kano (1978-82), I was the secretary of the Fulfulde Language Board.
President of the Sudanese-Nigerian Friendship Society for 4 years (1992-1996). Now I am the Vice-President of this society. In my former title, I was invited twice to Nigeria to attend the graduation ceremony of the Arabic teachers, graduated by the Inst. of Arabic Teachers Training, founded and funded by Shaikh Ibrahim El Tayeb. Last year I represented the society as member of the delegation which accompanied the Sultan of Maiurno to Nigeria.
Member of the Cultural Committee, the National Committee of UNESCO.
Member of the National Committee for Language Planning, headed by the Federal Minister of Education.
Member of the National Committee for Naming the New States, formed by the Later Vice-President, El Zubair Mohamed Saleh.
Member of the Consultative Council of the periodical Dirasat Ifriqiyya.
Member of University committee for the foundation of Abdalla El Tayeb’s Institute of Arabic Language.
Member of National Council of Geographical Names.
Editor of the Periodical “Bulletin of Sudanese Studies” of the Institute of African and Asian Studies, Univ. of Khartoum (since 2002).
Member of the Extended Committee for Naming Khartoum State’s Geographical Sites.
Member of the Technical Committee for Naming Khartoum State’s Geographical Sites