Mahmud Shinkafi

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Mahmud Aliyu Shinkafi)
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Mahmud Aliyu Shinkafi
Governor of Zamfara State
In office
29 May 2007 – May 2011
Preceded by Ahmed Sani Yerima
Succeeded by Abdul'aziz Abubakar Yari
Personal details
Political party PDP

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


  1. ^ "12 Months, 12 Dazzling Brides, Boundless Joy!". BellaNaija. January 11, 2009. Retrieved 2011-04-29.