Bola Ahmed Tinubu is an amazing man. He is a Nigerian politician who served as the Governor of Lagos State from 1999 to 2007 and he is also the national leader of the All Progressives Congress.
Tinubu was born in Osun State, Nigeria on the 29th of March 1952. His mother, Abibatu Mogaji was a Nigerian business magnate and the Iyaloja of Lagos. She died at the age of 96.
Photo of Abibatu Mogaji
Tinubu went to St. John’s Primary School, Aroloya, Lagos and Children’s Home School in Ibadan, Nigeria. He later travelled to the United States in 1975 where he first studied at Richard J. Daley College in Chicago, Illinois. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Chicago State University.
While he was still in the United States, Tinubu worked for several American companies like Arthur Andersen, Deloitte, Haskins, & Sells, and GTE Services Corporation.
Tinubu is married to Oluremi Tinubu who is the current Senator of the Lagos Central Senatorial District and together they have children. Their names are; Oluwaseyi Tinubu, Folashade Tinubu, Jide Tinubu, Zainab Tinubu, Abibat Tinubu and Olayinka Tinubu.
Photos of some of his children
Jide Tinubu (dismissed)
Tinubu is a great man. May God continue to shower him with wisdom and good health.