Biography of ishaku Elisha Abbo

Ishaku Elisha Cliff Abbo a Nigerian politician. Member of the people Democratic Party. A senator representing the Adamawa North Adamawa State senatorial district in at the Nigerian 9th National Assembly.

Political career

On February 23, 2019, Abbbo was elected as the Senator representing Adamawa North, having polled 79,337 votes as against the incumbent senator, Binta Masi Garba of the APC, who scored the closest votes with 63,219.

Senator Ishaku Abbo is a young advocate of the masses from Gova in Muchalla village. Mubi North L.G.A. Adamawa State.
He Has lived in Lagos, London UK, Sydney Australia,Canada and Currently Staying in Abuja Nigeria.

He was CEO and the Managing Director of Saice & Wright Group Abuja. A multinational political consultancy firm.
He is a political consultant and analyst of great experience, an erudite business man.

Abbo served as the Senior Special Assistant to the former Governor of Adamawa State Governor Murtala Nyako.

He was also former Executive Secretary of the Adamawa State Sports & Youths Council.

He contested and won seat of Senator representing Adamawa North district on the platform of the PDP.

Sues NNTC for Discriminating his HIV Status

On February 9th 2004, Mr. Cliff Elisha Ishaku filed a suit against the authorities of the Nigerian Naval Training College, Onne, Port Harcourt for allegedly denying him admission into the college on the grounds that he is HIV positive despite passing the recruitment test.

According to Barrister Jude Okeke, the then vice chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association, Abuja Chapter, at the Abuja Federal High Court, Ishaku, among others, seeks that the Naval College and the Ministry of Defence declare that his withdrawal from the School for testing positive to HIV virus is illegal, unlawful and breach of his fundamental right to personal dignity.

Criticism

On July 2, 2019, Abbo trended on the Nigerian media after he was caught on camera physically abusing a nursing mother inside a sex shop in Abuja. Reacting to the viral video, Abbo claimed the adult store owner called him a drunk.

Personal life

Senator Abbo cliff Elisha is currently one of the youngest senators and is married.


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