Mohammed Badaru Abubakar

Executive Governor, Jigawa State, Nigeria.


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Mohammed Badaru Abubakar

Executive Governor, Jigawa State, Nigeria.

Short bio

Alhaji Mohammed Badaru Abubakar was elected governor of Jigawa State in April 2015. He is a member of the ruling All Progressives Congress Party (APC). He served as an Auditor with the Audit Department of the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning, Kano State, in 1987 and resigned in 1991 to establish his business outfit Talamiz Company, which grew into a conglomerate with interests in automobile distribution, logistics (including maritime and road transport), haulage, real estate, manufacturing, construction, agriculture and agro-allied, and commodity distribution, and  branches in Nigeria, Niger, Egypt, Holland, Saudi Arabia and Belgium.