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Adamu Garba Talba Biography
Adamu Garba Talba was born on 15 August 1952. He is a native of Karai-Karai born in Nangere, Yobe State.
He was elected Senator for the Yobe South constituency of Yobe State, Nigeria, taking office on 29 May 2007.
Early Life and Education
Adamu Garba Talba was born on 15 August 1952. He is a native of Karai-Karai born in Nangere, Yobe State, Nigeria.
Adamu Garba Talba gained a Diploma In Public Administration and entered the Yobe State civil service.
He was twice council Chairman of Nangere Local Government Council in Yobe State.
He was appointed chairman of the Board Of Management, Federal Medical Centre, Alare, Director of NNDC, Kaduna and was Commissioner Of Health for Yobe State.
Adamu Garba Career
As Senator, in September 2008, Talba advocated establishment of a National Desert Commission to tackle desert encroachment in the northern part of the country.
He was a vocal critic of Yobe State Governor Ibrahim Geidam, accusing him of squandering money.
He called for investigation of contracts awarded to BECCON Nigeria, an N4 billion award for construction of the Kaliyari-Baimari road, N2.3 billion for construction of the Damaturu water works and N1.3 billion for unspecified renovations to secondary schools.
In December 2009, Talba said that the democratic process was working normally, and criticized recent moves by opposition politicians to form a “mega party” in opposition to the PDP.
He said they should join the mainstream of either the PDP or the ANPP (All Nigeria Peoples Party).
In March 2010 he denied a media report that former Yobe Central Senator Usman Albishir, who had recently decamped from the ANPP to the PDP, would automatically get a ticket from the party to contest the 2011 governorship election.
He added that with Albishir’s move the ANPP would be history in Yobe State.
Adamu Garba Social Handle
- Instagram: @AdamGarbaii
- Twitter: @AdamuGarba
Adamu Garba is happily married to Khadija Garba and the union is blessed with four children which are; Innawuro Khadija, Bapetel, Dadaji and Muhammad Hammajam.
Adamu Garba Net Worth
Adamu Garba is the CEO of IPI Solutions Nigeria Limited and the founder of Crowwe, a social app that doubles as a messaging, savings and payment platform Solutions Nigeria Limited. His net worth is not available.