Abdullahi Umar Ganduje Biography, Wiki, Net worth

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Abdullahi Umar Ganduje Biography, Wiki, Net worth, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje  a Nigerian politician born 25 December 1945 and Governor of Kano State since 2015. He  served as deputy governor between 1999 to 2003 and 2011 to 2015. he was reelected as the governor

Biography of Abdullahi Umar Ganduje

Abdullahi Umar Ganduje
Ganduje Biography, Wiki, Net worth
Governor of Kano State
Incumbent
Assumed office
29 May 2015
Preceded byRabiu Kwankwaso
Deputy Governor of Kano State
In office
29 May 1999 – 29 May 2003
Succeeded byMagaji Abdullahi
In office
29 May 2011 – 29 May 2015
Preceded byAbdullahi Tijjani Gwarzo
Succeeded byProf. Hafizu Abubakar
Personal details
Born25 December 1949(age 69)
Ganduje, Dawakin Tofa, Kano State
NationalityNigerian
Political partyAll Progressive Congress (APC)
Spouse(s)Hafsat Umar
ResidenceKano, Nigeria
Alma materAhmadu Bello University
Bayero University Kano
University of Ibadan
OccupationPolitician
ProfessionAdministrator
Websiteganduje.com.ng

1956-1963:   Dawakin Tofa Primary School.

1964-1968:   Government Secondary School, Birnin Kudu.

1969-1972:   Advanced Teachers’ College Kano.

1972-1975:   Ahmadu Bello University, B.Sc Education.

1977-1979:   Bayero University Kano, Masters in Psychology.

1983-1985:   Ahmadu Bello Zaria, Masters in Public Administration.

1989-1993:   University of Ibadan, PhD in Public Administration.

1975-1976:   Nation Youth Service Corps (N.Y.S.C.), Teacher at Oleh College, Delta State.

1976-1976:   Education Officer II, Ministry of Education, Kano State.

1976-1978:   Gumel, Lecturer I, Advanced Teachers College.

1978-1979:   Lecturer II, Bayero University Kano.

1979-1981:   Personnel Manager, Norait Limited Kano.

1981-1993:   Federal Capital Development Authority (F.C.D.A).

1994-1998:   Commissioner, Ministry of Works, Housing and Transport.

1999-2003:   Deputy Governor of Kano State.

2005-2006:   Special Assistant to the Minister of Defence.

2009-2011:   Executive Secretary of Chad Basin Commission.

2011-2015:   Deputy Governor of Kano State.

2015-Date:   Executive Governor of Kano State

Honour of the Order of the Federal Republic (OFR) (2012).

Honour of Fellow National Association of Educational Administration and Planning (FNAEAP)(2016).

Secretary, National Party of Nigeria, (N.P.N), D/Tofa local Government Branch (1978-1979).

Assistant Secretary (Political), National Party of Nigeria Kano State, Branch  (1979-1980).

Chairman, FCT Public Enlightenment Committee on Registration into the two political parties (NRC and SDP) (1990).

Chairman, FCT Public Enlightenment Committee on Presidential Election Option A4 (1993).

Member, Kano state Executive Council (1994-1998).

Gubernatorial Aspirant P.D.P. (1999)

Deputy Governor and Member, Kano State Executive Council (1999-2003).

Member, National Political Reform Conference, Abuja (2005).

Special Adviser (Political) to the Hon. Minister of Defense (2003-2006).

Deputy, Governor and Member, Kano State Executive Council (2011-2015).

The Executive Governor, Kano State (2015).

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