|Governor of Nineveh|
April 2009 – May 28 2015
|Preceded by||Duraid Kashmoula|
|Succeeded by||Nofal Hammadi al-Sultan|
|Born||1958 (age 58–59)
|Relations||Usama al-Nujayfi (Brother)|
|Alma mater||University of Mosul|
Nujaifi was born into a Mawsili family in 1958. His ancestors were closely aligned with the Ottoman rulers of Mosul, resulting in them receiving huge grants of land in al-Hamdaniya district. Nujaifi has degrees in Engineering and Law from the University of Mosul.
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