The Monitoring and Evaluation Unit coordinates and supports Data management and Monitoring and Evaluation activities of Departments, Units and Research groups in NIMR. These include design of data collection tools, database design, data collection, data entry, provide M & E indicators for the management of projects and research activities and grant management.  Furthermore, we support these groups in the generation of their reports, analysis of data, use of data generated to improve their activities and achieve their set objectives


Dr. (Mrs) A.Z. Musa      Research Fellow I / Biostatistician

Mrs. A.M. Adedeji           Chief Statistical Officer

Miss Ihotu Agbo              Programme Analyst II

Unit Activities

Statistical support: The unit provides statistical consulting and collaborative support to the researchers and research groups within and outside the institute.

Data and database management – We provide data management support to divisions and units that have large dataset (HVL, CSD and DOTs Clinic) and Research groups

Cleaning, updating and organising data generated from different departments and unitsManagement of data generated from field work for research groupsBackup databases (on site and off site)

Grant management: The unit supports the Institute on:

Grant management complianceDrafting, negotiating, interpreting and executing contracts with sub recipients and consultantsEvaluation of grant performance, regular technical reports to funders and liaising with sub awardeesMaintain NIMR’s SAM, and eRA-Commons registration updates