Aliyu Wadada Ahmed is a two-term member of Nigeria’s Federal House of Representatives (2003-2011). He was the pioneer Chairman of the House Committee on Capital Markets and Institutions and was concurrently a member of the House Committees on Gas, National Security and Intelligence, and Media and Publicity.
In his second term in the House of Representatives, he was the Chairman of the House Committee on Information and National Orientation, a member of Committees of the Federal Capital Territory, Sports, and Police Affairs. Between 2011 and 2012, Hon Wadada was appointed Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the Hon. Minister of the Federal Capital Territory on Budget, Project monitoring and Evaluation and National Assembly matters. Ahmed Aliyu Wadada hails from Keffi, Keffi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, Nigeria.
Aliyu Wadada Ahmed was born to the family of Alhaji Danyaya Aliyu on the 15th of October, 1964. Wadada is a proud family man, he is married to Hajiyam Maryam and Hajiya Zainab Ahmed and they are blessed with 5 children and a son respectively. His intellectual and business leaning is a testament to his strong educational foundation which has been his bedrock.
Aliyu Wadada Ahmed Profile
|Name||Ahmed Wadada Aliyu (Sarkin Yakin Keffi)|
|Real Name||Aliyu Wadada Ahmed|
|Date of Birth||15 October 1964|
|State of Orgin||Nasarawa State|
|Wives||Hajiyam Maryam and Hajiya Zainab Ahmed|
|Political Party||Social Democratic Party (SDP)|
|Net Worth||$1 Million|
Aliyu Wadada Ahmed started his educational pursuit at Abdu Zanga Primary School Keffi in 1972 where he obtained his First School Leaving Certificate in 1978. He completed his secondary education at the prestigious Government Secondary School Miango, Jos Plateau state where he earned his West African School Certificate (WASC) in 1983.
To further strengthen his academic standing, in 1984, Wadada proceeded to Preliminary Studies (SPS) Keffi. He went ahead to the Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa where he obtained his National Diploma in Business Administration in 1987. In 1993, Honourable Wadada finalized his Higher National Diploma (HND) at the same institution.
His leadership abilities and selfless attitudes permeated his entire academic history. While at Abdu Zanga Primary School, he was the class monitor from 1972-1977. At the same school, he was appointed as the Senior Prefect from 1977-1978. The same scenario transpired at the Government Secondary School Miango, Jos Plateau state where he was appointed as the Social Prefect from 1982 to 1983.
As an astute professional, Honourable Ahmed Aliyu Wadada started his career with the United Bank for Africa as a Senior Clerk from 1988 to 1991. He later worked with the Benue Cement Company Gboko for his National Youth Service as a Procurement Officer from 1993 to 1994.
Aliyu Wadada Ahmed joined Kana Tobacco Distribution Company as a Distribution Manager from 19966 to 1997. Before he ventured into partisan politics, he worked with Vision Group from 1997 to 2002.
As a man who has a genuine concern for his people, Wadada has contributed to the socio-economic welfare of the people of Keffi, Karu, and Kokona Federal Constituency. In the area of healthcare assistance, he believes in the mantra that ‘health.
Aliyu Wadada Ahmed resigned his membership in the All Progressives Congress (APC). He became very controversial when he left and joined the Social Democratic Party, SDP, where he was declared the winner of the Nasarawa West Senatorial District election in the 2023 election.
Aliyu Wadada Ahmed Facebook Handle
Aliyu Wadada Ahmed is on Facebook @Hon. Ahmed Aliyu Wadada.
Ahmed Aliyu Wadada hails from Keffi, Keffi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, Nigeria. He was born to the family of Alhaji Danyaya Aliyu on the 15th of October, 1964. Aliyu Wadada Ahmed is a proud family man, he is married to Hajiyam Maryam and Hajiya Zainab Ahmed and they are blessed with 5 children and a son respectively.
Aliyu Wadada Ahmed Net Worth
Aliyu Wadada Ahmed is estimated to be worth over $1 Million.