Saliu Mustapha is a Nigerian politician who has made a name for himself in the political landscape of Nigeria. He has been a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) since its inception in 2013. Saliu Mustapha is currently representing the Ilorin South Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives. In this article, we will discuss Saliu Mustapha’s early life, career, personal life, net worth, awards and nominations.
Early Life and Education
Saliu Mustapha was born on January 1st, 1970 in Ilorin, Kwara State. He had his primary education at St. Anthony’s Primary School in Ilorin and his secondary education at Government Secondary School, Ilorin. After his secondary education, he proceeded to Ahmadu Bello University where he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.
Saliu Mustapha started his career as a businessman before venturing into politics. In 2003, he contested for the position of Executive Chairman of Ilorin West Local Government Area but lost to Alhaji Abubakar Ndakene. In 2007, he was appointed as the Special Adviser on Political Matters to Governor Bukola Saraki of Kwara State.
In 2010, Saliu Mustapha was appointed as Commissioner for Special Duties by Governor AbdulFatah Ahmed of Kwara State. He held this position until 2014 when he resigned to contest for the position of Senator representing Kwara North Senatorial District under APC but lost to Shaaba Lafiagi.
In 2015, Saliu Mustapha contested for the position of House of Representatives member representing Ilorin South Federal Constituency under APC and won. He was re-elected in 2019 for a second term.
Saliu Mustapha has been involved in several political activities since he joined politics. Some of his political records include:
– Special Adviser on Political Matters to Governor Bukola Saraki of Kwara State (2007)
– Commissioner for Special Duties, Kwara State (2010-2014)
– Senatorial Candidate, Kwara North Senatorial District under APC (2015)
– House of Representatives Member representing Ilorin South Federal Constituency under APC (2015-present)
Saliu Mustapha is married with children. However, details about his family are not available to the public.
Cars and House
Saliu Mustapha has not disclosed information about his cars and house to the public.
As at 2021, Saliu Mustapha’s net worth is estimated to be around $10 million dollars. In naira, his net worth is approximately N4 billion, while in Canadian dollars it is estimated at CAD 13 million. In Ghana cedi, Saliu Mustapha’s net worth is around GHS 74 million, while in Kenya shilling it is estimated at KES 1 billion. His net worth in South Africa rand is estimated at ZAR 143 million and in Uganda shilling it is approximately UGX 37 billion. In Indian rupee, Saliu Mustapha’s net worth is around INR 730 crore.