A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Adamawa State, Alhaji Musa Halilu Ahmed, widely known as Musa Yola will on March 31, 2018, be conferred as Dujuma Adamawa, by His Royal Highness, Lamido Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barindo Aliyu Musdafa PhD OFR.
Born on May 13, 1976 in Gembu (Mambila Plateau) of the then Gongola State, Alhaji Musa, is the son of late Alhaji Halilu Ahmadu Chiroma, who was the Ardo Malabu, a prominent traditional title from the old Borno Empire. He completed his secondary school education from Yelwa Government Secondary School, Yola in 1994, and then proceeded to Kaduna Polytechnic where he obtained a Diploma in management studies between 1999 and 2001.
In 2005, he successfully completed his HND programme in same institution and took part in the NYSC in 2006. He didn’t stop at that, Alhaji Musa, during his NYSC year, earned a Diploma in Information Communication Technology at the National Institute of Technology, and has since attended several management courses, conferences, and seminars both locally and internationally.
Alhaji Musa is a mega-successful entrepreneur who ventured into business right from a very tender age; He serves as Chairman and sits on the Board of multifarious companies with interests in Construction, Real estate, Energy, Agriculture, Technology, Supply chain Management and Venture capital. His vast experience in originating and executing complex international business transactions has seen him transverse almost all the continents in the world.
Aside from business, Alhaji Musa has veered into the political arena, successfully building a steadily expanding political network in all regions of Nigeria. From 2003 to present, he has been involved in various stages of the evolution, growth and survival of several political parties. These include the All Nigerians Peoples Party (ANPP), Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), and the All Progressives Congress (APC). The most notable amongst his numerous political achievements was his service as a National Delegate for the APC national convention. He took responsibility for organizing all delegates from Kaduna State, which later became Buhari’s block vote win at the Presidential primaries in Lagos
Despite contributing heavily to the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari during the 2015 Presidential election, Alhaji Musa chose to return to his thriving business empire in the private sector and deeds which has supported thousands of youth and families across the country
Alhaji Musa is happily married to Hajiya Amina Musa Halilu, the granddaughter of the late Ardo Malabu Hammawa. Both have been married for over a decade and their union is blessed with four lovely children.
The turbaning ceremony, which is programmed to hold at the Lamido Adamwa Palace in Yola, Adamawa State, will be attended by traditional rulers from across the six geo-political zones, political and business leaders, amongst many other dignitaries.