Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu Biography, Wiki, Net Worth

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Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu Biography, Wiki, Net Worth: Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu a Nigerian politician, the serving minister of Communications. He Was the youngest Honourable member at age 26, assume office as the Honourable Member of the Oyo State House of Assembly.

Born: 23 March 1953 (age 66 years), Shaki

Education: Obafemi Awolowo University


Books: A Modern Introduction to Islam, 


Children: Shittu Olamide Olubusayo, Ruamau Shittu

Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu


Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu
Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu Biography, Wiki, Net Worth
 Minister of Communications
In office
November 11, 2015 – May 28 , 2019
Personal details
Born23 March 1953 (age 66 years), Shaki
Political partyAll Progressive Congress(APC)
ResidenceOyo State
Alma materObafemi Awolowo University

Oyo State First bank branches in Nigeria

Alhaji Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu 


Born 23rd March, 1953 in Shaki, Oyo State, Alhaji  Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu obtained his Middle School Leaving Certificate with a distinction from the Ministry of Education, Ghana in 1969 . He also attended Baptist High School, Shaki, from January 1970 to July 1973. He obtained his Bachelor of Law degree from the University of Ife in 1978.


Alhaji Shittu was  Attorney-General & Commissioner for Justice, Oyo State from January to May, 2007.


Alhaji Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu  was a  member of the Constitution Review Committee of All Progressives Congress (APC).  He was also the gubernatorial candidate of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) in Oyo State in 2011 and also a gubernatorial aspirant of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Oyo State in 2014. He was the Chief Collation Officer for APC in the 2015 Presidential Election for Shaki-West, East/Tibo Federal Constituency.

Political offices

  • Honourable Member of the Oyo State House of Assembly 
  • Oyo State Commissioner for Information, Culture and Home Affairs
  • Attorney General and Oyo State Commissioner for Justice
  • Member of the National Political Reforms Conference in 2005



Shittu has written 13 books

  • Islam and Christianity: Why the conflict? – 1992, ISBN 978-9783148444
  • A modern introduction to Islam – 1992, ISBN 978-9783148468
  • Muslim Prayers for Everyday Success – 2013, ISBN 978-1484098134


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