Fatimah Ganduje was born in Dawakin Tofa Local Government Area, Ganduje village in Kano state. Fatima Ganduje was born on the 21st of February, 1994 to the family of Alhaji Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and Hajiya Hafsa Ganduje, the Governor of Kano state. Fatima is married to Idris Ajimobi who happens to be the son of the former Governor of Oyo state.
She is an entrepreneur, humanitarian, and also a public servant who currently serves as the Special Adviser on NGOs and Civil Society Matters to the Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, RT. Hon Femi Gbajamiala.
Early Life & Education
Fatima did her primary and secondary school education in her home state, obtaining both the First School Leaving Certificate and the West African School Certificate (WAEC) which is unusual for people from affluent families. She attended the American University Of Nigeria Yola, Adamawa State where she bagged a First Class Degree in International and Comparative Politics. The university is owned by former vice-president and 2019 presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar.
Fatima is the founder of an NGO called, Let’s Talk Humanity (LTH). She is the executive director of the foundation. The NGO works as a child advocacy group, ensuring that children and women are catered for and protected. She once led a delegation to the United Nations Youth Summit. She is also a public servant who currently serves as the Special Adviser on NGOs and Civil Society Matters to the Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, RT. Hon Femi Gbajamiala.
She is a Muslim and is currently married to Idris Ajimobi in March 2018 at the age of twenty-four (24). Idris is the only son of the former governor of Oyo State, Senator Isiaka Abiola Ajimobi who died in 2020 due to Corona Virus complications.
Influence and Impact
Fatima Ganduje has been able to influence people and her community through her NGO called Let’s Talk Humanity (LTH) where she involves herself in child advocacy and making sure vulnerable in the society are being taken care of.
Fatima came from a rich family and it is expected that she would be wealthy, she is known to an enterprising young lady with her chain of small businesses. She is estimated to be worth 1.5 million dollars which are expected to rise over time.