Dr. Abigail Seth karfe. was born on the 14th of June, 1960 . She hail from a town in Bauchi state, Nigeria. She was born into a christain family and happens to be the fifth child to Reverend and Mrs Gayus Dogo.
Abigail Seth got married in 1980 to Mr. Seth A. Karfe. and their marriage is blessed with two girls,two boys. Her children are all married and now she have six grand children.
Dr. Abigail got her WAEC in the year 1978, NCE in 1981, B.Ed ( Language Arts) in 1986, M.Ed. in 1988, (Guidance and Counselling) Ph.D Guidance and Counselling in 2009.
From 1982 after the mandatory NYSC, she worked with the Ministry of Education as a class teacher, senior teacher, vice principal and later served as principal for ten years in two girls boarding school with more than 2000 students at each given time. After 28 years with Bauchi state Government , She joined the National Examination Council (NECO) in May 2010. In 2011-2013 She was the NECO State Officer in Yobe state. In May 2013 – May 2015 she became NECO State Officer in Taraba state. By 2015 -2017 she was transferred to NECO office Abuja and resigned from NECO office in 2017 to join the Taraba State University as a Lecturer till date.
Her greatest asset in life is God given courage to assist others be what they want to be through hard work and honesty. As a teacher and administrator integrity is the watchword. She received commendation from the Ministry of Education Bauchi. In the midst of boko Haram she conducted successful NECO SSCE Examinations. Dealing with human relations has been easy where others see otherwise. As a Lecturer she is the present HOD. Guidance and Counselling department. As one of the Directors of Country Model School, They were able to register the school at all levels to WAEC and NECO level within three years of it’s establishment.