Senator

Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan

Leadership Position

Senate President

Senatorial District

Yobe North

Party

All Progressives Congress

Birth date

1/12/1959

Phone

07055090323

Address

No 12 Gashua Road, Gashua, Yobe State

Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ahmed_Ibrahim_Lawan

Summary

Target Achievement(s): Better Funding For Infrastructural development Of Nigeria,Cause And Sustain Provision And Delivery Of Qualitative And Functional Education.

Legistlative Interest(s): Public Finance,Education And Appropriations.

  • Chairman at Defence Committee from June 2015 to June 2019
  • Senator at Senate from May 2011 to May 2019
  • Committee Member at Education (Basic & Secondary) Committee until May 2015
  • Chairman at Public Accounts Committee (Reps) until May 2015
  • Federal Representative at House of Representatives from 1999 to 2007

Career

  • Senate Majority Leader, 8th Assembly, 2017 – 2019
  • Chairman, Senate Committee on Defense (2015-2017)
  • Re-elected as Senator (APC), Yobe North Senatorial District, 2015
  • Re-elected as Senator (ANPP), Yobe North Senatorial District, 2011
  • Chairman, Senate Committee on Public Accounts, 2009
  • Senator (ANPP), Yobe North Senatorial District, 2007
  • Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Education Committee, 2005 - 2007
  • Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture, 2003 – 2005
  • Member of House of Representatives representing Bade/Jakusko Federal Constituency, Yobe State, 1999 – 2003
  • Pioneer Vice Chairman of All Peoples Party (APP), Yobe State Chapter
  • Secretary of the Electoral Committee of APP National Convention in Abuja
  • Lecturer, University of Maiduguri, 1987 – 1997
  • Asst. Lecturer 1, University of Maiduguri, 1986
  • Education Officer 111, Yobe State Civil Service, Ministry of Education, 1985 – 1986
  • NYSC, Benue State, 1984 - 1985

Education

  • 3rd Westminster Workshop on Public Accounts Committee (House of Parliament, London)
  • Strategic Leadership (OSLP) Programme (SAID Business School University of Oxford)
  • Professional Development Course on the Canadian Taxation System (Carleton University)
  • Managing Teams for Innovation and Success Program (Stanford University School of Business)
  • Cranfield University, UK, Doctorate degree in Remote Sensing/GIS, 1996
  • Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Master’s degree in Remote Sensing, 1990
  • Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Post Graduate Diploma in Land Survey, 1989
  • University of Maiduguri, Bachelor’s degree in Geography, 1984
  • Government Secondary School, Gashua, 1979
  • Sabon Gari Primary School, Gashua, 1974