Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Iyabo Obasanjo-Bello is a politician and also the daughter of former president of Nigeria Olusegun Obasanjo and Oluremi Obasanjo. She was born on 27 April 1967 and attended Corona School in Victoria Island, Lagos, Capital School in Kaduna, and Queen’s College in Lagos. For her tertiary education, Iyabo attended University of Ibadan where she graduated with a degree in Veterinary Medicine in 1988 and a master’s degree in Epidemiology from University of California, Davis in Davis, California, United States, she didn’t stop there but went ahead to a obtain a PhD in the same subject from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, in 1994.
She was Ogun Central Senator from May 2007 – May 2011. The highly qualified woman got married to Akeem Bello in 1999 and unfortunately they separated in 2003.