Mahmud Shinkafi

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Mahmud Aliyu Shinkafi
Governor of Zamfara State
In office
29 May 2007 – May 2011
Preceded byAhmed Sani Yerima
Succeeded byAbdul'aziz Abubakar Yari
Personal details
Political partyPDP

Mahmud Shinkafi was governor of Zamfara State, Nigeria from 2007 to 2011. He was a former member of the All Nigeria Peoples Party later defected to People's Democratic Party and is now a member of the All Progressive Congress .[1] He is of Muslim faith and has two wives.[2]


  1. ^ Admin. "Ex-Zamfara governor dumps PDP for APC". Premium Times. Retrieved 27 January 2019.
  2. ^ "12 Months, 12 Dazzling Brides, Boundless Joy!". BellaNaija. 11 January 2009. Retrieved 29 April 2011.