Ayuba Wabba

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Ayuba Wabba
Born22 October 1968
NationalityNigerian
EducationMasters Degree
Alma materImo State University
OccupationActivist

Ayuba Philibus Wabba (born 22 October 1968) is a Nigerian activitist, comrade and the current Nigeria trade union leader.[1]

Early life and education[change | change source]

Wabba was born in Borno State, Wabba attended school in Kawo. He went to Imo State University. He was at Houdigbe North American University,Institute of Peace and Development, Israel; Royal Institute of Public Administration, London; Whaton Business School, USA from where he obtained various diplomas including PGD, Public Health and a Master’s degree in Public Health (MPH). He served as president of the National Union of Health Technology Students at the University.[2][3]

Career[change | change source]

Wabba began his career at Medical and Health Workers' Union of Nigeria, becoming first its secretary in Borno State, then as the union's national president. In 2007, he was elected as national treasurer of the Nigeria Labour Congress, then in 2015 became its president. In 2018, he was elected as president of the International Trade Union Confederation.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Ayuba Wabba – Channels Television". Retrieved 2021-05-20.
  2. "The President". Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC). Retrieved 2021-05-20.
  3. Oladipo, Bimpe (2018-11-08). "WABBA, Comrade (Dr.) Ayuba". Biographical Legacy and Research Foundation. Retrieved 2021-05-20.
  4. "ITUC elects Wabba president, Burrow returns as scribe". The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News. 2018-12-13. Retrieved 2021-05-20.