Alhaji Dr. Ado Shuaibu Dansudu
Alhaji Ado Shuaibu Dansudu was born in June in Dansudu village, Tofa Local Government Are of Kano State. Alhaji Ado Dansudu attended Doka Primary School and then proceeded to Arabic Teachers College, Gwale, Kano State between 1980 – 1985.
He left Kano to settle in Lagos precisely 1986 and in same year, Dansudu contested for the post of a Councillor under Zero party in Tofa Local Government Area in in Kano.
Dr. Dansudu, a member of PRP came into politics during the second republic.
He became the Chairman of Hausa Community in Ikeja during the leadership of his friend, Chief Olawale Odebunmi, former Chairman of Ikeja Local Government and Alimosho Local Government.
When the then military government created the Local Government, Dansudu still maintained the post of Chairman Hausa Community in Alimosho Local Government. It is on record that Alhaji Dansudu assisted his Yoruba friend, Mr. Abiodun Ayilara who was contesting as Chairman Ikeja Local Government under SDP and NRC era of ex-military president, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida.
He became the Vice Chairman of Arewa Community, Lagos State. Dansudu was coordinator Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, and after a tussle among members, he and others left to form a new group named Arewa United Consultative Forum.
Also, he became National Vice Chairman, Arewa Youth Development Association in 2009 and was appointed Chairman, Hausa Traders Oke-Odo Market and Executive Member of Amalgamated Food Sellers Association dealing in perishable food items.
Furthermore, he became the Chairman, Airport Bureau De Change Operators of Nigeria, and was Special Security Adviser to the same Association in 2009. He also became the Chairman, Finance Committee of the same association in 2016.
In the same vein, he became a member of the Elders Committee, a decision maker of the association in 2017. By virtue of his achievements in politics and unionism, he also became a member of Elders Forum of Oke-Odo Market, Ile-Epo Oja. Dansudu was able to unite his Forum with other ethnic nationalists like Ijaw People Congress, OPC, Ohaneze Ndigbo Youth Movement and Northern Group.
In 2014, Dansudu became APC Chairman Arewa Community in Alimosho Local Government. In 2019, he was appointed APC factional Chairman Arewa Community, Lagos State.
He is happily married to Hausa, Yoruba wives and also wishes to marry an Igbo woman in the nearest future, thus making him a non-tribalistic leader.
His hobbies are reading Holy Koran, watching football, and watching wrestling. He was an awardee of an Honorary Doctorate Degree from European American University. He loves eating Danwake and Tuwos.
It is in recognition of this that Alhaji Dr. Ado Shuaibu Dansudu is being honoured with a prestigious Starman Magazine Leadership Award for Inspirational Leadership and Service to Humanity.