As the partial list of Nigeria’s Ministerial Nominees have been released, Nigerians watch with great interest as to who will make it through the final screening and confirmation process. It is worthy to mention that only three women made it on the list so far.
They are Mrs Kemi Adeosun, Mrs Amina Ibrahim and Mrs Aisha Jummai Al-Hassan but what do Nigerian really know about these women?
Mrs Kemi Adeosun is a Finance Professional with over 29 years of experience. She studied Economics at the University of London and has had the following experience:
– Present (4 years 4 months)Abeokuta
– (1 year 1 month)
Strategic consulting in financial management and investor relations.
– (7 years 7 months)
– (2 years 8 months)London, United Kingdom
– (4 years)London, United Kingdom
– (1 year)London
– (3 years)London, United Kingdom
– (1 year)London.
Mrs Amina Ibrahim Yakowa has been the Senior Special Assistant to the President of Nigeria on the Millennium Development Goals and has been actively involved in UNESCO Work.
Aisha Jummai Al-Hassan is a Nigerian politician who is a Senator representing Taraba North constituency of Taraba State, Nigeria which she won under the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). She later decamped to the main opposition party All Progressive Congress (APC) and became the Gubernatorial Candidate of Taraba State for the 2015 general elections. She was defeated in the election re-run held on 25th of April 2015 and failed to become Nigeria’s 1st female democratically elected Governor.
Aisha Jummai Al-Hassan is a Mumuye. A lawyer by training, Jummai became Taraba State Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice. She was appointed the Chief Registrar of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja on 17 December 2003. After she retired from service she went into business. Source: Wikepedia