Nigerian politician who is known for being the governor of Kaduna State. He is also known for having once been the Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises.
He attended Barewa College and then Ahmadu Bello University where he studied Quantity Surveying. He also attended Harvard Business School and Georgetown University.
He is known for being a member of the All Progressives Congress political party.
He was born and raised in Daudawa in Katsina State and married novelist Hadiza Isma El-Rufai.