|Governor of Nineveh|
|Preceded by||Duraid Kashmoula|
|Relations||Usama al-Nujayfi (Brother)|
|Alma mater||University of Mosul|
Nujaifi was born into a prominent Moslawi family in 1958. His ancestors were closely aligned with the Ottoman rulers of Mosul, resulting in them receiving huge grants of land in Hamdaniya district. Nujaifi has degrees in Engineering and Law from the University of Mosul.
- Sly, Liz (23 June 2009). "In Nineveh, tensions between Iraqi Kurds and Arabs simmer". Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, California). Archived from the original on 13 February 2012. Retrieved 13 February 2012.
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