Buhari’s emerging cabinet: The ministerial nominees at a glance

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Khadija Bukar Abba Ibrahim

Khadija Bukar Abba Ibrahim is a Nigerian legislator who was conceived on January 6, 1967. She is as of now an All Progressives Congress (APC) individual from the House of Representatives for Damatura/Gujba/Gulani/Tarmuwa in Yobe State. Taught at Headington School, Oxford, Padworth College, and the University of Surrey, she holds a BSc degree in Business Studies and Sociology, which she got in 1989.

Muhammad Mansur Dan-Ali

Brigadier-General Muhammad Mansur Dan-Ali (retd) was conceived on August 25, 1959 at Birnin-Magaji in Zamfara State to the late Alhaji Mohammed Mode Dan-Ali’s family, who was the first emir of Nirnin-Magaji Emirate. His journey for information drove him to acquire most extreme preparing in Arabic Alphabet, graduating in the Holy’s recitation Qur’an at a young age.

In his desire to get both Islamic and Western instruction, he secured entrance into Government Secondary School, Shinkafi, where he exceeded expectations in each subject. On consummation of his optional instruction (1972-1977), he continued to get Higher National Diploma (HND) in Photogrammetric and Survey Engineering (GIS) from Kaduna Polytechnic (1977-1982). He delegated his instructive vocation with graduate degrees in Public Policy and Administration (MPPA) from Bayero University, Kano (2004-2005); Security Studies, from the Bangladesh University of Professionals, in 2009.

Keeping in mind the end goal to satisfy his lifetime aspiration of turning into a military officer, he selected in Nigerian Defense Academy (NDA), Kaduna, where he was effectively dispatched as a lieutenant in December 1984. He served in diverse limits in both order and staff. Some of his significant arrangements were: a Captain 311 Artillery Regiment Epe, Battery Captain, Adjutant and Battery Commander from 1985-1988; Company Commander/Instructor at Short Service Wing at NDA 1994-1996, as a Lt. Col.

Okechukwu Enyinna Enelamah

Dr. Okechukwu Enyinna Enelamah, otherwise called Okey, is the Chief Executive Officer, Partner, and Founder at African Capital Alliance. He established the firm in 1997. He was one of the first principals of Zephyr Capital and South Africa Capital Growth Fund, Ltd. He serves as the Director of African Venture Capital Association, an individual from the Board of Africa Venture Capital Association and the Emerging Markets Private Equity Association and Director of Emerging Markets Private Equity Association.

Enelamah is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a qualified Chartered Accountant in Nigeria, winning two national prizes in the qualifying examinations. He holds a M.B.A. degree with high qualification from the Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar.

Prof Claudius Omoleye Daramola

Teacher Claudius Omoleye Daramola is a local of Ode-Aye, in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State. He was an understudy of the popular Divisional Teacher Training College for the Teacher Grade II Certificate before continuing to the University of Sokoto (now Usmanu Dan Fodiyo University, Sokoto) where he got B. Sc. Ed. in Sociology. He later went to the University of Jos and acquired M. Ed. In Sociology of Education. His Ph.D was earned at the University of Ilorin, where he was a recognized Professor of Sociology of Education.

Teacher Daramola, who held numerous authoritative positions at the University and national levels, is a cooperative person and caring. He trusts that any position man holds is brief and that the great pioneer ought to dependably look for methods for affecting most emphatically on the lives of those he is driving.

Prof Anthony Anwuka

Educator Anwuka was conceived on April 22, 1951 in Egbuoma Town of Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State. A prepared Professor of Education and an accomplished Public Administrator, he was as of not long ago, the Vice Chancellor of the Imo State University.

His scholarly ability had taken him outside Nigeria for higher studies. He did his doctorate degree program in General Curriculum, System Analysis and Social Studies at the University of Washington Seattle, USA in 1977.

Educator Tony acted as a Teaching Assistant, University of Washington, Seattle 1976-1977, Curriculum Resource Person/Instructor, Specialist Seattle Opportunities Industrialisation Center (SOIC) 1977 1978; Senior Lecturer, University of Maiduguri, 1983-1985; Reader, University of Maiduguri, 1986 1998; Curriculum Resource Person/Consultant, Nigerian National Teachers Institute, (NTI), Kaduna, 1983 1986.

Prof Isaac Folorunsho Adewole

Teacher Isaac Folorunsho Adewole was the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ibadan. Before being VC, he was an individual from Council and the Head, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the College of Medicine. Conceived on May 5, 1954, Prof. Adewole went to Ilesa Grammar School from 1966-1972 where he acquired Grade I with Distinction in 1970 and the Higher School Certificate in 1972, in the same school where he breezed through without a hitch in the three Science subjects he advertised.

Mrs. Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed

Mrs. Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed was the Executive Secretary of Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI). Her arrangement took after the National’s suggestions Stakeholders Working Group (NSWG) of NEITI after a broad screening and meeting procedure.

Until her arrangement, Mrs. Ahmed was an individual from the National Stakeholders Working Group (NSWG) of NEITI and the previous Managing Director, Kaduna Industrial and Finance Company.

She holds a degree in Accounting from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and graduate degree in Business Administration.

Heineken Lokpobiri

Conceived on March 3, 1967, Heineken Lokpobiri was chosen into the Senate in April 2007 on the People’s stage Democratic Party (PDP) to speak to Bayelsa West voting public. Prior to that, he was speaker of Bayelsa House of Assembly. He got a LL.B (Hons) in 1994 from Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Port Harcourt and BL in February 1995. Lokpobiri was executive of the Senate Ad-hoc Committee on Transport.

James Ocholi

Advodate James Ocholi (SAN) is an All’s chieftain Progressives Congress (APC) and a previous governorship competitor on the stage of outdated Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) in Kogi State. Previous APC’s National Deputy Legal Adviser, he challenged for the party’s governorship ticket in Kogi State however lost to Alhaji Abubakar Audu. He sees himself as a careful expert who appreciates what he’s doing. “I am an expert. I well in my employment. I make the most of my employment and I thought by giving quality consideration one could amend a bit,” he once said.

Abubakar Bawa Bwari

Abubakar Bawa Bwari is a government official, organizer and tree hugger. Conceived on November 4, 1963 in Tafa Local Government Area of Niger State, the man affectionately called ABB by his admirers went to Government Secondary School, Suleja. He continued to Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Geography and a Master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning in 1986 and 1990 individually.

An individual from the Nigeria Institute of Town Planners and Town Planning Registration Council, ABB filled in as an arranging officer with the Niger State Ministry of Lands, Survey and Town Planning before building up his own firm, Tropical Design Associates, in 1994.

Aside being an effective specialist with interest in numerous business wanders, ABB is additionally an accomplished legislator. He was an individual from the Federal House of Representatives speaking to Suleja/Gurara/Tafa Federal Constituency in 1998. He later turned into the Chief Whip of the House from 1999 to 2007.

Minister Usani Uguru Usani

He is a man of a number of parts. Minister Usani Uguru Usani is the All’s executive Progressives Congress (APC) in Cross River State. Twice, he challenged the governorship race in Cross River State and lost. The last time he challenged was on February 25, 2012, on the Action’s stage Congress of Nigeria (ACN). He gets a kick out of the chance to portray himself as a statesman and not a simple legislator.

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