Sefiu Adegbenga Kaka

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Sefiu Adegbenga Kaka
Deputy Governor of Ogun State
In office
May 1999 – May 2003
National Senator for Ogun East
Incumbent
Assumed office
May 2011
Preceded by Ramoni Olalekan Mustapha
Personal details
Born (1952-05-14) 14 May 1952 (age 62)
Political party Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN)

Sefiu Adegbenga Kaka (born 14 May 1952) is a Nigerian politician who was elected Senator for Ogun East in the 9 April 2011 national elections, running on the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) ticket.[1]

Early life and education[edit]

Sefiu Adegbenga Kaka was born on 14 April 1952, to a pious Muslim family, and entered Ijebu Muslim College in 1968.[citation needed] Kaka was Deputy Governor of Ogun State from 1999 to 2003, during the governorship of Olusegun Osoba.[2]

Senatorial career[edit]

In the 9 April 2011 election, Kaka was elected Senator of Ogun East with 76,543 votes, ahead of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) candidate Toheeb Odunowo with 52,613 votes and the Peoples Party of Nigeria (PPN) candidate, Prince Abiodun Odusanya, with 46,148 votes.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "April 9, election results and updates". Daily Triumph. April 15, 2011. Retrieved 2011-04-24. 
  2. ^ "There’s No govt in Ogun, Says Osoba". Republic Report. 30 December 2010. Retrieved 2011-04-24. 
  3. ^ "NASS ELECTION: Heavyweights bite dust •Sheriff, Omisore, Oyinlola, Aliero, Agagu, Orji Kalu, Bankole lose". Nigerian Daily. April 10, 2011. Retrieved 2011-04-24.