Ambassador. Abdul Abdulkadir Musa is a career diplomat. He started his career in the foreign affairs ministry rising through the ranks to become a Special Assistant to one of Nigeria's foremost foreign affairs Minister- Professor Bolaji Akinyemi.
He subsequently went on to serve in foreign offices in Malaysia, Germany and the United States of America. Alongside serving as Nigeria's Ambassador for a number of African Countries.
Ambassador Musa also served as the Permanent secretary in the Ministry of Petroleum resources, Police affairs and Ministry of Industry, trade and investment. In these capacities, he was a member of the board and chairman of a number of committees and agencies.
He became the Vice Chairman of the board of Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON), Nigerian Investment Promotion Council (NIPC) and National Automotive Council (NAC). He has also served on the board of the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Company.