Date Appointed: 24th December, 2012
State of Origin: FCT
ALHAJI ALHASSAN USMAN SOKODABO
Honourable Alhassan usman Sokodabo was born on the 25th May 1962 in Abaji, Abaji Area Council of the FCT. He attended Pilot Science primary school, Government Secondary School Abuja, Kaduna Polytechnic and Bayero University Kano where he earned the following Certificates: School Leaving Certificate 1978, WASC/GCE 1983, Certificate in production Planning and inventory, 1985, National Diploma in Business Administration and B.Sc, Business Administration Dec. 1992.
2. Hon Sokodabo worked in Abaji Area Council between 1996 and 1997. He transfer worked briefly with the People’s Bank Abaji and Aso Savings and Loans before he became the Executive Chairman of Abaji Area Council from 1999-2000. He served as the FCT Resident Chief in Nikon Insurance Plc Abuja before he became a board member of the National Institute of Oceanography and Marine Research, Lagos from 2009 – 20011.
3. Alhaji Sokodabo holds the following awards: Honourary Degree of Doctor of Constitutional Law by all Saint American University, 2001, Doctor of Administration by Nigeria Institute of administration and Managers, Gerald Clerk Blue Ribbon Award by UNICEF and so on. Dr. Sokodabo is married with Children.
4. His hobbies are: Long Tennis, Table Tennis and Reading.