The Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello is one of the youngest politicians currently in Nigeria who has made his mark after he became the youngest Governor on January 27, 2016 at age of 40 years.
Yahaya Bello hails from Ebira tribe in Kogi State who had never ruled the state since its creation in 1991 until Yahaya Adoza Bello broke the status quo in 2016.
Bello’s story is like any other Nigerian from middle class family, he was raised by his mother, late Hajia Hawau Bello, after the death of his father at a very young age.
He started his academic journey from the famous Okene Local Government Education Authority (LGEA) Primary School, Agassa in 1984 before he proceeded to Government Secondary school in Suleja, Niger State where he bagged his SSCE in 1994.
Yahaya Bello subsequently bagged Bachelor degree in Accounting from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in 1999 and then returned for his Msc Accounting in the same University in 2002.
Yahaya Bello is married to three beautiful wives. He was first married to Barrister Amina Yahaya Bello, a graduate of law degree from University of Abuja.
Barrister Amina which is our focus on this article is the first love of Yahaya Bello and their marriage is blessed with adorable children.
See Throwback Pictures Of Yahaya Bello and His First Wife
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