Abdullahi Aliyu Sumaila
|3rd Secretary to the Executive Council Of Kano|
11 June 1977 – 1 October 1981
|Preceded by||Abdu Sambo|
|Succeeded by||Muhammad Sagagi|
|1st Principal Secretary to the Executive Governor of Kano|
1 October 1978 – 1 October 1981
|Preceded by||Office Established|
|Succeeded by||Abdullahi Abubakar|
|2nd Secretary, People's Redemption Party|
1 April 1981 – 31 December 1983
|Born||21 March 1946|
Sumaila, Sumaila, Kano State, Nigeria
|Died||11 January 2003 (aged 56)|
|Political party||People's Democratic Party (Nigeria)|
|Alma mater||Ahmadu Bello University|
Abdullahi Aliyu Sumaila (21 March 1946 – 11 January 2003) was a Nigerian politician and administrator. One of the first administrators to inherit the post first republican administrative structure instituted by the military, served the Local Education Authority, Kano State Government and the Federal Government of Nigeria from 1967 to 2003 in various positions. many of his administrative reforms where integrated into the bureaucracy of the Nigerian federation.
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