Mrs. Yawaba Lawan Wabi, MNI

Mrs. Yawaba Lawan Wabi, MNI


Mrs.Yabawa Lawan Wabi,mni was born in 1962 and is a graduate of Accounting,  Ahmadu Bello University Zaria. She is a member of the Institute of Certified Public  Accountants of Nigeria, Chartered institute of Taxation, Member, National Institute  and Fellow of Association of National Accountants of Nigeria.

She is a seasoned public servant who started her illustrious career as an Accountant II  with Borno State Government in 1985 and rose to become the Accountant General in  the office of the Accountant –General (June 2003-June 2007), Permanent Secretary  Min. of Local Government & Chieftaincy Affairs (January 2009-July 2010). She was  appointed the Honourable Minister of Finance of the Federal Republic of Nigeria  between 2010 -2011

She served as a Non-Executive Director of Mainstreet Bank (2011-2014) and Member,  Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (2013-2015).

She was appointed a Non-Executive Director in Unity Bank February 2015 where  she serves till date.

She has worked at various times in various capacities and gained considerable  experience in both the public and private sectors of the nation’s economy.

Her hobbies include reading, cooking and travelling.  She is married with children.