Politicians

Bukola Saraki Biography and Net Worth

Bukola Saraki is a -year-old Nigerian politician and currently a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Saraki is one of the wealthiest and most influential politicians in the country, with his net worth estimated at $2 billion. Spending almost two decades running the country's political affairs, Saraki was the governor of Kwara State from 2003 to 2011 before...

David Mark Biography and Net Worth

David Mark is a Nigerian-born politician, ex-military governor of Niger State, and communication minister. He is widely known as the former senate president of the Republic of Nigeria. With his high-profile positions in Nigerian politics, he has amassed a considerable fortune of about $2 billion. Considering his years as a military governor, general in the Army Brigade, and venture...

A Breakdown of Nigerian Senators Salary and Allowances

Discussions on the salary and allowances of Nigerian Senators are some of the most controversial topics you would find on various media tabloids, especially as so many bogus amounts have been thrown around. Listed among countries with the richest number of legislators, Nigeria is said to have the highest-paid federal legislators in the world with each of the 109...

Bola Tinubu Biography: Life Story and Age Accomplishments of Asiwaju of Lagos State

The name Jagaban is a name every Nigerian is familiar with. It is a name that signifies boldness, excellent leadership skills, and no two persons in the country are officially recognized as the Jagaban except Bola Tinubu- a Nigerian politician and the Asiwaju of Lagos. The title, which describes "someone who lead while others follow," was attached to the...

Ooni of Ife Biography: The Real Age and Life History of Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi

The ancient town of Ile Ife is considered an ancestral and spiritual home of Nigeria's second-largest ethnic group, the Yoruba race. It is also the home of several generations of sacred kings whose political and religious authority remains significant in the lower Niger region. One of these kings is the recently-crowned Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi. The...

How Many Senators Do We Have in Nigeria and What Are Their Senatorial Districts?

Nigeria, the most populous country in Africa inhabited by more than 250 ethnic groups that speak about 500 distinct languages, operates a government that is modeled after that of the United States. Generally described as a federal republic, the government works within the framework of a federal, presidential, and representative democratic republic. What this means is that executive power...

8 Things to Know About Sambo Dasuki, the Former National Security Adviser

Sambo Dasuki is a Nigerian Army Colonel and former National Security Adviser (NSA) to the President of Nigeria. He was appointed NSA on June 22, 2012, following the removal of General Owoye Andrew Azazi. Born December 2, 1954, in Wusasa, Zaria, Kaduna State, Dasuki is the first son of, Alhaji Ibrahim Dasuki, the 18th Sultan of Sokoto. He entered the Nigerian defense Academy in  1972 and...

Who Is Senator Ben Murray-Bruce, the Silverbird Group Owner?

Popularly known as the common sense senator, Ben Murray-Bruce is a Nigerian-born business mogul cum politician who, through hard work and determination, has gained for himself an enviable height in life. Ben Murray-Bruce Profile Summary Full Name: Benedict Murray-Bruce Date of Birth: 18 February 1956 Age: years old Place of Birth: Lagos, Lagos State, Nigeria Nationality: Nigerian Spouse: Evelyn...

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