Entertainment Gimba Kumo - Appointed by Jonathan,Sacked by Buhari - Profile of Fatima Buhari's Fiance



Come Friday October 28, 2016, Fatima Buhari one of the daughters of President Muhammadu Buhari will wed Gimba Kumo.

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The Groom-to-be is no stranger to the Nigerian media. Here are a few things everybody should know about the President's latest Son-in-law to-be:

  • Ya’u Kumo was born on the 5th November 1959 in Gombe, Gombe State.
  • He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in 1983
  • He got Master’s degree in Business Administration and Management (MBA) from Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi in 1999.
  • Kumo was appointed Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria on the 4th December, 2010
  • When his tenure at the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria he was reappointed by former President of Nigeria, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan on January 2015.
  • He was sacked by President Buhari in February 2016, alongside 25 other Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) of some parastatals, agencies and commissions.
  • He is married with children. The President's daughter won't be his first wife.