Aisha Ahmad Ndanusa , Deputy Governor Of Central Bank of Nigeria .
Aisha Ahmad Ndanusa is a young , ambitious and hardworking financial expert who has carved a niche for herself in the financial sector in recent years .
Her name resonated throughout the Muslim dominated North sometime in the year 2018 when her pictures flooded national dailies ; both conventional and social media sites after she was screened and confirmed by the Nigerian Senate as Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria ( CBN ). She was largely criticised for not covering with Hijab ( Muslim veils) and leaving her hair uncovered .
The managing partner until her appointment as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria was Head Consumer & Investment , at the now defunct Diamond Bank .
She has working experience in the banking industry which traverses many first generation banks in Nigeria and a few other international financial firms .
She is Nupe by tribe and indigene of Bida , Niger State .
Hajia Aisha Ahmad Ndanusa grew up in Sokoto , the seat of Caliphate and attended Federal Government College , Bida where she obtained her Senior School Certificate .
A graduate of Accountancy from the prestigious University of Abuja ; she's done the womenfolk a world of good , especially those of Kin Nupe extraction having performed exceptionally well her chosen career and to have attained such an enviable height .
Aside her Masters of Business Administration ( MBA ) honours , she's several other certifications to her name which helped to build an accomplished career in financial management .
She also served as the chairperson of the executive council of Women in management , Business and public Service ( WIMBIZ ); a Nigerian Non - Profit organization where she was part of the establishment in 2001 which focused on addressing issues affecting the interest of women professionals in business , with particular attention on promoting leadership development and building capacities to engender growth .
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A trailblazer who is rewriting the history books , she's a refined , meticulous , hardworking and reliable Nupe woman of impeccable character and unblemished record .
Her achievements would and should serve as an impetus to drive the need for adequate investment in girl child education .
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