Umar Usman Dukku

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Umar Usman Dukku
Senator for Gombe North
In office
29 May 1999 – 29 May 2003
Succeeded by Haruna Garba
Personal details
Born Gombe State, Nigeria

Umar Usman Dukku was elected Senator for the Gombe North constituency of Gombe State, Nigeria at the start of the Nigerian Fourth Republic, running on the People's Democratic Party (PDP) platform. He took office on 29 May 1999.[1] After taking his seat in the Senate in June 1999 he was appointed to committees on Selection, Ethics (vice chairman), Foreign Affairs, Police Affairs, and State & Local Government.[2] Later he was appointed Chairman of the Senate Committee on National Population.[3] After leaving office, Dukku became Chairman of the Kaduna Polytechnic Governing Council.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA LEGISLATIVE ELECTION OF 20 FEBRUARY AND 7 MARCH 1999". Psephos. Retrieved 2010-06-23. 
  2. ^ "Congressional Committees". Nigeria Congress. Retrieved 2010-06-23. 
  3. ^ "NPC to Recruit 5,000 for Census". ThisDay. 2001-11-10. Retrieved 2010-06-23. 
  4. ^ Ismail Mudashir (9 October 2009). "Kaduna Poly SSANIP Tasked On Unity". Daily Trust. Retrieved 2010-06-23.