Mariya Umar Waziri

Mariya Umar Waziri
National Woman Leader

Mariya Umar Waziri, National Woman Leader

Mariya Umar Waziri was born in April 27th, 1974. Mariya hails from Birnin Kebbi Local Government Area of Kebbi State. After her primary School education in 1982, she attended Women Teacher’s College, Birnin Kebbi, where she graduated from in 1987.

Between 1988 to 1991, she obtained Diploma in Secretariat Studies and Certificate in Accounting in her pursuit of further education in Abdu Gusau Polytechnic.

Mariya was quite active in political affairs in Kebbi State, from where she was elected Women Leader in 2005. She held various political offices in the PDP in Kebbi State. She was National Delegate from Kebbi State to the PDP National Convention in 2006 and Special Adviser to the Kebbi State Governor on Women Affairs in 2011, as well as PDP North West Women Leader in 2014.

She was elected National Women Leader in the National Convention of PDP held in Abuja in December 9, 2017.