Profile of Ado Bayero Sanusi Lamido- Managing Director Nigerian Ports Authority

MD NPA, Ado Bayero Sanusi Lamido

Ado Bayero Sanusi Lamido, 56 years old is the Eldest son of the immediate past Emir of Kano Alhaji Dr Ado Bayero.

His university education was at the prestigious Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, where in 1983 he obtained an LLB degree in Law and attended the Nigerian Law School Lagos.
He started his work experience at the State Counsel Ministry of Justice  Kano State from 1985-1987.

He subsequently served in different capacities in the state as Legal Adviser/Company Secretary, Kano State Investment Properties, Director General, Kano State Council of Chiefs and Director General Special Duties.

Ado Bayero Sanusi Lamido also served as the Permanent Secretary Kano State Ministry of Information, Youth and Culture and having come from the Royal family, he was the District Head/Council member, Kano Emirate Council from 1989 to date.

As a legal practitioner, he believes in civil rights and enthronement and his corporate experience spans over a period of time as director on the board of several companies and banks.

He speaks four languages fluently, namely English, French, Arabic and Hausa and due to his excellent people- oriented ability and communication skill, he is a member of the yearly global conflict on solution and peace initiative in Caux Switzerland and a member of three-time familiarization visit and conference on African Unity, peace and conflict on solution in Tripoli Libya.

He is a first rate performer, dependable partner, a firm believer in religious tolerance and a member of inter faith conference faiz Morocco.

He was made the Chairman City walls and Gates Kano State in 1995 until his appointment as Managing Director Nigerian Ports Authority in April 30 2015.

He is happily married and blessed with Children.