Federal Republic of Nigeria, Kaduna State
Mallam Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai is the incumbent Governor of Kaduna State and former Director General of The Bureau of Public Enterprises, the head privatisation agency in Nigeria and also the former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. His spell with the government began under the transition government of General Abdulsalami Abubakar, where he served as an adviser in the Transition government.
He went to secondary school at the prestigious Barewa College, after which he proceeded to Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, earning a Bachelor in Quantity Surveying degree with First Class Honors. He also attended post-graduate programs at Harvard Business School and Georgetown University.
Nasir has completed an LL.B degree from the University of London, graduating in August 2008, a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University in June 2009 and also received the Kennedy School Certificate in Public Policy and Managemen