Who Is Sadiya Umar Farouq
President Muhammad Buhari’s rumored Second Wife
According to the media reports, ‘President Buhari will be getting married in a very quiet ceremony to Sadia Umar Farouq, the current Minister for Humanitarian Affairs Disaster Management,
however, The Presidency is yet to confirm this news.
Farouq served as the National Treasurer of the APC between June 2013 to June 2014. She was the National treasurer of the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) one of the four Nigerian political parties that merged in February 2013 to form the APC, the biggest opposition party to take on the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) led government between 2011 – 2013.
She is from Zurmi Local Government of Zamfara State. She was educated at the Federal Government Girls’ College Gusau, Zamfara State and Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Kaduna State graduating with a Bsc. in Business Administration (Actuarial Science) in 1998, before proceeding to earn her Master’s degree in International Affairs and Diplomacy in 2008 and also her Masters in Business Administration (MBA) in 2011 from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Kaduna State.