Mallam Adamu Adamu Biography: He was born on 25 Could 1954, is a Nigerian accountant and journalist who’s at present serving because of the Minister of Education.
Mallam Adamu Adamu Biography, Early Life & Education
Adamu was born on 25 Could 1954 in Azare. He went to Ahmadu Bello College in Zaria the place he obtained a bachelor’s diploma in accounting. He later obtained a grasp’s diploma in journalism from Columbia College’s Faculty of Journalism. He’s a polyglot and speaks Hausa, English, Farsi(Persian), Arabic, and French.
After graduating, Adamu labored briefly as an accountant in Bauchi State earlier than later venturing into journalism. He started his journalistic profession as a public analyst and author On a wide range of totally different themes and topics; and he later received his first job with the New Nigerian Newspapers as a Particular Correspondent and member of the editorial board of the New Nigerian group of newspapers in 1984. He rose to turn out to be Deputy Editor of the New Nigerian newspaper and chairman of the group Editorial Board.
Adamu was additionally a back-page columnist [Friday Column] for Media Belief’s titles and has contributed to many information shops together with Canada-based Crescent Worldwide. Adamu additionally served as a Particular Assistant to Normal Muhammadu Buhari, then chairman of the Petroleum [Special] Belief Fund, PTF. Earlier than his appointment as minister, in 2015, he was the secretary and member of Muhammadu Buhari’s APC Presidential Transition Committee.
Minister In Education
Adamu was first appointed Minister of Education by President Muhammadu Buhari on 11 November 2015, along with 35 others, when the president made his first main appointments. He was reappointed on 21 August 2019.