Dr Joe Abah is the Director General of the Bureau of Public Service Reforms, The Presidency, Nigeria. Dr Abah is a strong advocate of government openness, accountability and transparency and promotes citizen-centred government. He holds a Bachelor and a Masters degree in Law and professional practice certificates in Nigeria, England and Wales. He also has a PhD in Governance and Public Policy Analysis from Maastricht University, the Netherlands, where he is currently a visiting lecturer.