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Yusuf Mamman Dantalle

Yusuf Mamman Dantalle
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Kumurya, Kano State

Alhaji Yusuf Mamman Dantalle is the presidential candidate of the Allied Peoples’ Movement, who is contesting for presidency in the upcoming general elections. 

He is a grassroot politician and political juggernaut, who joined politics since the return to democracy in 1999 and had distinct outing that had not only strengthened democratic practice in the current dispensation, but created a veritable opposition.

He was born into the family of late Alhaji Mamman Dantalle, a famous entrepreneur on the October 25, 1971, with ancestral origin from Kumurya Town, Bunkure Local Government Area, Kano State.

The late father had at one time or the other was a representative and overseer of John Holt company and its activities, as well as other indigenous and nationalized companies, and rose to a major shareholder during the indigenization policy in Nigeria.

The Patriarch’s thriving businesses spread across the old Northern states, a feat he later took over after the demise of his father and transformed to Dantelle Oil Mills Nigeria Ltd after delving into mass production of oil palm, having bought over of the only gigantic oil mill factory from the colonial masters located in Anyigba in the then Benue, Kwara and now Kogi