Yabawa Lawan Wabi


Wabi is an accomplished and versatile individual with deep knowledge and experience in the Nigerian Public Sector. She has held various senior positions in different Nigerian Ministries and Parastatals and has served with distinction as Minister of Finance from 2010 – 2011.

She has demonstrated her sterling leadership attributes while serving as Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Local Government & Chieftaincy Affairs Borno State, (2009 – 2010); Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, Borno State, (2007 – 2008); The Accountant General of Borno State (2003 – 2007), Director of Finance and Accounts at the Ministry of Works & Housing, Borno State, (2002 – 2003) just to name a few.

Hajiya Wabi is a Member of the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission, and a Non- Executive Director at Unity Bank Plc. She is also a Member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Nigeria, The National Institute, the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria, the Institute of Directors, and a Fellow of the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria.

Hajiya Wabi is a graduate of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.