December 30, 1986
|Education||Covenant University, London Film Academy|
|Occupation||Nigerian film director and screenwriter|
|Known for||His film Fuelling Poverty|
After attending the London Film School, Bako went on to script and direct the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA)-winning Braids on a Bald Head. He won the Best Short Film Awards at the 8th Africa Movie Academy Awards. He is an emerging voice of his generation and a member of a select few Global Shapers, a collection of enterprising youths initiated by the World Economic Forum.
- "ISHAYA BAKO".
- Oladepo, Tomi (May 18, 2012). "Interview With Ishaya Bako – AMAA Film Award Winner". Ventures Africa.
- "Award-winning filmmaker, Ishaya Bako’s documentary film, FUELLING POVERTY, Premieres Online". December 4, 2012.