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General News of Thursday, 22 September 2022


List of educational qualifications of Peter Obi, Atiku Abubakar and Bola Tinubu

Peter Obi, Bola Tinubu and Atiku Abubakar Peter Obi, Bola Tinubu and Atiku Abubakar

As the 2023 election draws near, concerns have been raised about the educational qualifications of the presidential candidates.

Aspirants such as Bola Tinubu, Atiku Abubakar and Peter Obi have all faced the wrath of Nigerians due to the lack of proof of their educational qualifications.

The Independent National Electoral Commission has since confirmed that these candidates all have educational qualifications from different institutions.

Peter Obi, presidential candidate of the Labour Party and former Governor of Anambra state, attended 1. Christ the King College in Onitsha, where he completed his secondary school education.

2. University of Nigeria Nsukka - B.A. in philosophy in 1984 with Second-Class Lower.

3. Lagos Business School, where he completed the Chief Executive Program.

4. Harvard Business School, where he completed two major programs.

5. London School of Economics

6. Columbia Business School

7. International Institute for Management Development where he received
certificates in the Senior Executive Program and the Chief Executive Officer Program.

8. Kellogg School of Management of Northwestern University

9. Saïd Business School of Oxford University and the Judge Business School of Cambridge University.

Peter Obi’s results from the University of Nigeria Nsukka were released by his aide recently following previous claims on various social media platforms that the presidential candidate had obtained a Third Class from his almer mater.

Atiku Abubakar, Presidential candidate of the People Democratic Party and former Vice President of Nigeria.

It has been recorded that Atiku attended the following;

1. Jada Primary School, Adamawa.

2. Adamawa Provincial Secondary School

3. Nigeria Police College in Kaduna.

4. School of Hygiene in Kano in 1966 where he graduated with a Diploma in 1967, having served as Interim Student Union President at the school.

5. Law Diploma at Ahmadu Bello University Institute of Administration, on a scholarship from the regional government.

6. In 2021, Abubakar successfully completed and passed his Master's degree in International Relations at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

Bola Ahmed Asiwaju Tinubu, Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress and former Governor of Lagos State.

He is commonly referred to as Jagaban of Lagos. His academic qualification are as follows;

1. St. John's Primary School, Aroloya, Lagos and Children's Home School in Ibadan.

2. Tinubu then went to the United States in 1975, where he studied first at Richard J. Daley College in Chicago

3. Chicago State University Where he graduated in 1979 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Business Administration.


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