Abdulmumin Jibrin born September 9, 1976 to the family of Alhaji Labaran Mohammed Jibrin and Hajia Amina Gambo, is a member of the Federal House of Representatives, representing the Bebeji/Kiru Federal Constituency of Kano State under the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC).
He attended Army Primary School situate in Janguza, Kano between 1983 and 1986. He later changed to Command Children School Jaji, Kaduna and schooled there between 1986 and 1988. He then attended Science Secondary School Abaji, Abuja from 1989 to 1992 and then Bwari Secondary School, Abuja from 1992 to 1994. He later proceeded to the University of Abuja for his higher education and obtained a bachelor’s degree in political science in 1999. Furthering his education, he got M.sc in International Affairs and Diplomacy from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, in 2003 and PhD in International Relations from the University of Abuja Nigeria 2009.
Abdulmumin Jibrin attended London Business School in 2009, Harvard Business School from 2009 to 2010, International Business House, London in 2009 and European Institute of Business Administration INSEAD France, 2009 where he graduated and obtained various certificates including Negotiation, General Management (SEP68 LBS), Global Economy Crisis (LBS), Competitive Decision and Deal Process (HBS), Comprehensive Leadership Development (PLD9 HBS), International oil Trading (IBH London) and Telecommunications Strategy and Marketing (INSEAD). He also holds MBA from the SBS – Swiss Business School, Zurich, Switzerland 2012-2014.
He his the former chairman of Appropriations Committee of the House of Representatives, Abdulmumin Jibrin, who has accused the speaker, Yakubu Dogara, of substantial fraud, he gave reasons why he had to wait till now to speak out.
Mr. Jibrin started releasing details of alleged budget fraud involving Mr. Dogara and three other principal officers, Lasun Yusuf, Alhassan Doguwa and Leo Ogor,
It came after he was removed as chairman of the appropriation committee. “For those who keep saying why now, (they) should realize that for every situation like this to occur, there must be a trigger however it looks!” Mr. Jibrin said
“I woke up mid night to pray and suddenly realized I have become an accidental activist. This is noble and there is no going back!
“I am a product of the establishment but something in me has never been comfortable. I’m so glad that by September 9th my 40th birthday everybody would have known where I stand for the rest of my life; rural agriculture and fight against corruption especially in the NASS,” he said.
In his statement recently, he said he would continue to make daily allegation of fraud and abuse of office against Mr. Dogara and his “senior cabal” until “law catches up with them”.