Building a Brighter Future Together

A new Jigawa State starts here.

About Umar Namadi

Mallam Umar Namadi is the current Governor of Jigawa State. 

His professional career spanned over two decades of broad-based management experience in manufacturing industries, finance, the public sector, management consultancy, and audit practice.

Main Issues

Umar Namadi's Priorities


Renewing educational infrastructure, providing universal coverage for free basic primary education


Leveraging infrastructure, urban development, commerce, trade, inverstment, ICT and digital economy to boost IGR


Accelerate policies and programs to sustain and expand the Jigawa State Environmental Protection Plan


Expand the Health scheme to cover the informal sector, thereby reducing out-of-pocketed expenses and affordable and accessible providing healthcare services


Connecting rural economies to agriculture and solid minerals value chains and creating a safe and secure environment for livelihoods to thrive

Civil Service

Optimize the state civil service productivity by training and retraining the state civil service workforce.

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