Uba Sani is a Nigerian politician who currently serves as the Governor of Kaduna state while he was a former Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District in the Nigerian Senate. He is a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) political party and has been actively involved in politics for many years.
Early Life and Education
Uba Sani was born on the 12th of August, 1969 in Zaria, Kaduna State, Nigeria. He was raised in a family of academics and received his early education at the prestigious Barewa College, Zaria. He later attended the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria where he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a Master’s degree in International Affairs and Diplomacy.
Uba Sani began his career in public service as a Senior Special Assistant to the Governor of Kaduna State on Political Matters. He later served as the Special Assistant to the Minister of Aviation and also as the Special Assistant to the Minister of Finance. He was also a member of the Presidential Committee on the Reform of the Nigerian Public Service.
In 2019, Uba Sani contested for the position of Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District in the Nigerian Senate and emerged victorious. He has since been actively involved in legislative activities and has sponsored several bills and motions aimed at improving the lives of his constituents.
Political Records and Reputations
Uba Sani is known for his commitment to good governance and has been recognized for his efforts in promoting transparency and accountability in public service. He has also been a vocal advocate for the rights of women and children and has sponsored several bills aimed at protecting their interests.
Some of his notable achievements include the establishment of a scholarship scheme for indigent students in his constituency, the construction of several roads and bridges, and the provision of healthcare facilities in rural areas.
Uba Sani is married and has children. He is known for his philanthropic activities and has been involved in several community development projects aimed at improving the lives of the less privileged.
Uba Sani’s net worth is estimated to be around $5 million. In Nigerian Naira, his net worth is approximately ₦2 billion. In Canadian dollars, his net worth is approximately CAD 6.5 million. In Ghanaian cedi, his net worth is approximately GHS 28 million. In Kenyan shilling, his net worth is approximately KES 540 million. In South African rand, his net worth is approximately ZAR 70 million. In Ugandan shilling, his net worth is approximately UGX 18 billion. In Indian rupee, his net worth is approximately INR 370 million.
You can contact Uba Sani on his social media accounts:
- Twitter: https://twitter.com/ubasani
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ubasani
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ubasani/
Uba Sani has been nominated for several awards in recognition of his contributions to public service. Some of his notable nominations include:
- Outstanding Senator of the Year (2020) – Nigerian Senate Press Corps
- Legislator of the Year (2020) – Kaduna State House of Assembly
- Public Servant of the Year (2019) – Nigerian Union of Journalists