Namadi Sambo

News about Namadi Sambo - biography, interviews & photos.

img align="right" />

Born on August 2, 1954 in Zaria, Kaduna State, Nigeria, Mohammed Namadi Sambo is a Nigerian politician and currently is the 4th Vice President of Nigeria (sworn in on 19 May 2010).

Mohammed Sambo attended Baptist Primary School in Kakuri, Kaduna before attending Kobi Primary School in Bauchi and Towns School No.1 in Zaria.

In 1967-71, Sambo attended Government Secondary School, now Alhuda-Huda College, in Zaria.

In 1972, he attended the School of Basic Studies at the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. In 1976, Sambo graduated from the Department of Architecture, Ahmadu Bello University in Zaria, with a Bachelor of Science degree with Honours BSc (Hons) and a Masters degree (MSc) in Architecture.

After graduation and up to August 1979, he served with the Oyo State Ministry of Works and Housing for the National Youth Service Corps.

In 1988, Namadi Sambo became Commissioner for Works, Transport and Housing, Kaduna. In two years, he left the service of Kaduna State Government and went back to private practice.

From May 2007 to May 2010, Sambo served as the Governor of Kaduna State. As Kaduna Governor, Sambo focused on empowering the youth and women of the community and to address security for the state.

When Goodluck Jonathan became the President of Nigeria, he nominated Sambo as Vice President on Friday 15 May 2010, and two days later the National Assembly approved Sambo’s candidacy for the position of Vice President.

On 19 May 2010, Namadi Sambo was formally sworn in as the VP of Nigeria. His retinue of aides includes Umar Sani, his Senior Special Assistant on Media & Publicity.

He is married to Hajiya Amina Namadi Sambo and has six children.

{%site_vote%}

Diezani Madueke: Lallai bamu yi kokari wajen yaki da rashawa ba - Goodluck Jonathan

Diezani Madueke: Lallai bamu yi kokari wajen yaki da rashawa ba - Goodluck Jonathan

Diezani Madueke: Lallai bamu yi kokari wajen yaki da rashawa ba - Goodluck Jonathan
UPDATED: Joint security agents raid Kaduna home of former vice president Namadi Sambo

UPDATED: Joint security agents raid Kaduna home of former vice president Namadi Sambo

The Kaduna home of the former Vice President Namadi Sambo has been allegedly raid by the operatives of Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC).

UPDATED: Joint security agents raid Kaduna home of former vice president Namadi Sambo
My project, not El-Rufai's initiative - Sambo tackles Osinbajo

My project, not El-Rufai's initiative - Sambo tackles Osinbajo

Former Vice President to Goodluck Jonathan, Mr Namadi Sambo, has tackled Acting President Yemi Osinbajo over the Zaria water project commissioning in Kaduna.

My project, not El-Rufai's initiative - Sambo tackles Osinbajo
Yadda aka kwashe a ziyarar da Namadi Sambo ya kai ma Osinbajo

Yadda aka kwashe a ziyarar da Namadi Sambo ya kai ma Osinbajo

Kamar yadda kuka sani ne cewa tsofaffin shugabannin kasa sukan kawo wa shugaban kasa ziyara haka nima naga ya dace in kawo irin wannan ziyara lokaci lokaci.

Yadda aka kwashe a ziyarar da Namadi Sambo ya kai ma Osinbajo
Dalilin da yasa na kai ziyara ga Osinbajo – Namadi Sambo

Dalilin da yasa na kai ziyara ga Osinbajo – Namadi Sambo

Tsohon mataimakin shugaban kasa, Namadi Sambo, a ranan Laraba ya kai ziyara ofishin mukaddashin shugaban kasa Yemi Osinbajo, kuma sun tattauna.

Dalilin da yasa na kai ziyara ga Osinbajo – Namadi Sambo
Former Vice President Sambo reveals real reason he visited Osinbajo (Video)

Former Vice President Sambo reveals real reason he visited Osinbajo (Video)

Former Vice President under Goodluck Jonathan administration, Namadi Sambo, addressed pressmen after a closed door meeting with Acting President Osinbajo.

Former Vice President Sambo reveals real reason he visited Osinbajo (Video)
Ex-vice president Namadi Sambo opens up on his private meeting with Acting president Osinbajo

Ex-vice president Namadi Sambo opens up on his private meeting with Acting president Osinbajo

Nigeria's immediate former Vice president Namadi Sambo on Wednesday, May 10, paid a visit to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Ex-vice president Namadi Sambo opens up on his private meeting with Acting president Osinbajo
DA DUMI-DUMI : Osinbajo, Namadi Sambo na ganawar sirri

DA DUMI-DUMI : Osinbajo, Namadi Sambo na ganawar sirri

Labarin da ke shigo man aba da dadewa ban a nuna cewa mukaddashin shugaban kasa, Farfesa Yemi Osinbaoj, da tsohon mataimakin shugaban kasa

DA DUMI-DUMI : Osinbajo, Namadi Sambo na ganawar sirri
BREAKING: Acting President Osinbajo in closed door meeting with ex-vice president Namadi Sambo

BREAKING: Acting President Osinbajo in closed door meeting with ex-vice president Namadi Sambo

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo is currently in a closed door meeting with Nigeria's former vice president Nnamadi Sambo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja,

BREAKING: Acting President Osinbajo in closed door meeting with ex-vice president Namadi Sambo
Another Jonathan initiative under probe as FG investigates N9.2 billion clean stove project

Another Jonathan initiative under probe as FG investigates N9.2 billion clean stove project

The clean stove project of the Goodluck Jonathan administration is under investigation by the House following suspicion that huge sum of money was laundered.

Another Jonathan initiative under probe as FG investigates N9.2 billion clean stove project
Wow! See the expensive wedding of former president's grand-daughter (photos)

Wow! See the expensive wedding of former president's grand-daughter (photos)

The elite seem to always go all out when they celebrate love and life. Here is the glamorous wedding of Shehu Shagari's grand-daughter and Namadi Sambo's son.

Wow! See the expensive wedding of former president's grand-daughter (photos)
Jikar Shagari zata auri sirikin Namadi Sambo

Jikar Shagari zata auri sirikin Namadi Sambo

An bada rahoton wanda za'a gwangwaje a bikin Nana Shagari da Saleh Audu Lukat.

Jikar Shagari zata auri sirikin Namadi Sambo
NAIJ.com
Mailfire view pixel