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Amina J. Mohammed

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Amina J. Mohammed
5th Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations
Assumed office
28 February 2017[1]
Secretary-GeneralAntónio Guterres
Preceded byJan Eliasson
Minister of Environment
In office
11 November 2015 – 15 December 2016
PresidentMuhammadu Buhari
Preceded byLawrencia Laraba-Mallam
Succeeded byIbrahim Usman Jibril
Personal details
Born (1961-06-27) 27 June 1961 (age 63)
Liverpool, England
CitizenshipBritish
NationalityNigeria
Political partyAll Progressives Congress
Alma materThe Buchan School
Henley Management College

Amina Jane Mohammed[2] (born 27 June 1961) is a Nigerian politician. She is the fifth Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations. She was Nigerian Minister of Environment from 2015 to 2016.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Nigeria's Amina Mohammed swears in as Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations". New China TV via YouTube. 2017-02-28.
  2. "UN Framework Convention on Climate Change - Participants" (PDF). United Nations. 2 May 2017. Retrieved 30 September 2018.
  3. Oak TV. "Amina J. Mohammed resumes at the Federal Ministry of Environment as Minister". oak.tv. Archived from the original on 14 April 2019. Retrieved 27 February 2017.