Born in Wukari – Taraba State, Nigeria. Rev. Anthony I. Bature was educated in Saints Thomas Aquinas and Augustine major Seminary , Nigeria respectively. He attended Fordham Univerisity, New York where he obtained M.A in Religious Education in 2007. PhD in Educational Leadership Administration and Policy (ELAP) Fordham University Lincoln Center, New York in 2012.
His quest for knowledge has endeared him to Education for Dialogue, Peace and Justice as a transformative paradigm for non- violence. Belong to many National and international organizations. He is an ardent member of FFARN and member governing council Federal University.
Rev. Bature is the author of “Promoting Peace Education in Nigeria: A case study on Building a Paradigm for Peace”. “Peace Education and Development in Wukari, Taraba State” Has contributed several articles in National and international journals.
Rev. Bature is currently the Deputy Vice Chancellor Central Administration, Head of Religious Studies and Chaplain St. Francis of Assisi Chaplaincy Federal University.