Mr Isaac Iorrumun Akeso Mela was born on the 1st of August 1957. He is an indigene of Takum Local Government Area and is married with three (3) children. He is the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources.
Mr Isaac began his education at NKST Transferred Primary School, Sai, from 1963 – 1968 where he got his first school leaving certificate. He attended Saint Peters Secondary School (presently) NKST Secondary School, Adikpo from 1971 – 1975 where he got his (WASC/GCE).
He furthered his education by studying at the Murtala College of Arts, Science and Technology, Makurdi from 1977 – 1979, and also Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, 1979 – 1982.
Mr Isaac is a Member Institute of Industrialists and Corporate Administrators and a fellow Institute of Industrialization and Corporate Affairs.
He has attended the following Workshops:
- Industrial Training Fund Workshop on Personnel Management, Yola 1995
- Administrative Staff College of Nigeria (ASCON), Topo Badagry, Workshop on Human Resource Management 1995.
- Advanced Financial Management 2011.
He published Effective Personnel Records Management, Adamawa Press Ltd, Yola June 1995.
His Hobbies are Reading and Farming.