ADOKWE, Sen. Suleiman Asonya

Born February 15, 1954



Gender: Male
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State of Origin: Nasarawa
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Profession Sociologist , Politician
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cr: Teacher, St. John Bosco College, Doma, 1975; NYSC, Agwu. Anambra State, 1978-79; Cultural Officer/Deputy Director/Artistic dir/Head, PerformingArts Department, Plateau State Government, 1979-96; Political, Cabinet Office, 1998; SoleAdministrator, Karu LGA, 1989-99;Administration, Governor’s Office, Lafia, 1999; ps. Deputy Governor’s Office, Lafia; Ministry of Commerce and Industry, 2000-03; comm.Ministry of Information and InternalAHairs, 2003-06; Elected Senator, Federal Republic ofNigeria, since 2007;v-ch.SenateCommittee onSenateServices; mm:Senate Committees on National Planning, Economic Affairsand Poverty Eradication; Navy; Petroleum Resources: Capital Market;

Bachelor’s Degree In Sociology, Master’s degree In Labour Studies, Bachelor’s Degree In Law, Barrister At Law.

Distinguished Senator of the 6th (2007 -2011) Assembly representing Nasarawa South Senatorial district.

Ethnographic Research Paper on the Various Socto-Cultural Activities of the People of Plateau; cw: Producer/Director.A Dire for Drummer, 1996; Plateau State Entry for the Natiorial Festival of Arts and Culture, Lagos; Free Mandela (1986) Fund, Plateau State Chapter, Bumper Harvest, 1978; A Dance Drama marking Plateau State Week at National Theatre, lganmu, Lagos; Day inDay Out, 1995;A Dance Dramainaid of the Disabled; trouble Waters, 1996; A Commissioned Dance Drama for the National BoundariesCommissionConference,Abuja;Produced the Jarawa Dance Group inLondon and Geneva in 1998 for theWestAfrica Festival Village Project; TheJarawa Dance Group attheAfrica Festival of Music in Congo, 1994;

Construction of a Block of2 Classrooms at Kwara in Keana LGA; Four Classroom andOffice atGT2a inKcana LGA; Renovation ofa Blockof Five Classroom and Office at Agon in Obi LGA; Donation of 25 Bundles of Zinc to GSSAssakio in I.afia LGA; Renovationofa Blockof Four Classroom atGSSUgah in Lafia Local Government; Payment ofWAEC/ NECO Registration Fees forover650Candidates; N2m worth ofassistance to Students of Tertiary Institutions; Construction of Motorized Borchola at Angwan Alhaji Yakubu Agyaragu Tola inLafia LGA. Motorized borehole at Akpanaja in Ekyc Development Area ofDoma Local Government;ABridge at Rutu/Alagye in Doma LGA; Donation ofaStand by GeneratortoPDP State Secretariat, Lafia; RenovationofDomaLocalGovernment PDPOfnoe,Purchase of505 StationWagon toPDPZonal Officer, Lafia; AssistancetotheVictims of Lafia Market Fire Disaster, Procured and Distributed Over2000Bagsof Fertilizers to Farmers in 2007-08 farming seasons; Donated N500.000 to DomaUnitedFootballClub;NlmWormofassistancetoWidovs;W of Grains and Items to Muslim Communities during’-Fasting and Sallah 2007; Distribution ofGrains and Items to Christian Communities during 2007 Christmas and NewYear Celebrations; N2.5m worth of assistance to various Student Associations/Unions; N1.5 worth of assistance to Sick People; Assistance toward Renovation ofOsuko Palace; Assistance toward Renovation ofSarkin Akiri Palace;

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