Obadiah Mailafia Biography, Net Worth, Age, Dead, Career

Obadiah Mailafia Biography

The renowned Obadiah Mailafia is a Nigerian development economist and central banker, statesman , and international polymath . He is the 2019 Nigeria Presidential candidate for the presidency of the African Democratic Congress (ADC). Obadiah was an official with the African Development Bank Group as well as the Deputy Governor at one time of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Obadiah Mailafia served as the chief of staff for the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) which is a 79-nation multilateral development institution that is based at Brussels , Belgium. Obadiah was born on the 24th of December in 1956.

Obadiah Mailafia Personal Information – Date Of Birth, Age, Nationality/Country – Origin & Religion

Full Name: Obadiah Mailafia
Real Name: Obadiah Mailafia
Father Name: Baba Mailafia Gambo Galadima
Mother Name: Under Research
Born: 24 December 1956
Dead: 19 September 2021 (aged 64)
Abuja, Nigeria
Nationality/Country: Nigeria
Job/Occupation: Civil Servant
Origin/Ethinc/Tribe: Northern Nigeria Tribe
Religion: Christianity
College/Universities: Ahmadu Bello University
University of Oxford , Oriel College , DPhil
Political Party: African Democratic Congress (ADC) (2018-
Marital Status: Married
Net Worth: $200,000 USD

Obadiah Mailafia Early Life And Educational Background

Obadiah Mailafia was born on the 24th of December, 1956, in the town of Randa in the Sanga Local Government Area of Kaduna State. His father’s name is Baba Mailafia Gambo Galadima, He was an evangelist for the Evangelical Reformed Church of Central Nigeria (ERCC). Obadiah Mailafia was raised as an missionary in a multiracial family. His parents later relocated their family to Murya, Lafia, in Nasarawa State , where he was raised. Obadiah Mailafia then went on into the United Kingdom as a Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) scholar from Oriel College , earning a DPhil from the University of Oxford in 1995.

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Obadiah Mailafia Career

Obadiah Mailafia started his career in the field of teaching Economics and Government in the Akoko Anglican Grammar School, Arigidi-Ikare in the Ondo State in Nigeria between 1978 between 1978 and 1979 as his main assignment during his mandatory National Youth Service Corps year. Following his national service, he returned to his alma mater, Ahmadu Bello University, as a graduate assistant at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences between 1980 and 1982. In this time, Obadiah taught undergraduates, and also served as research assistant to Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, who later was the Minister of Foreign Affairs and later United Nations adviser for Political Affairs. Mailafia also served as the primary liaison to the European Investment Bank (EIB) in the management of EUR5 billion intra-ACP resources fund that is being administered by EIB,
comprised of including the Africa Infrastructure Fund and the ACP-EIB Investment Facility. He also served as the chairperson of the ACP Strategic Management Group and the draftsman for the Secretariat’s Strategic Plan, Renewal and Transformation (2011-2014).

Obadiah Mailafia Net Worth Forbes

The famous Nigerian politician Obadiah Mailafia is estimated to have a net worth of around $200,000 US Dollar, which is equivalent to 80 million Nigerian dollars, Nigerian Currency.

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