Ireti Kingibe Biography, Wiki, Age, Career, Net worth, Husband

Ireti Kingibe Biography, Wiki:- Ireti Kingibe is a civil engineer, politician, and philanthropist from Nigeria. She is the wife of Baba Gana Kingibe, the former Nigerian government secretary, and the younger sister of Ajoke Mohammed, the former Nigerian president’s wife. Ireti Kingibe graduated from the University of Minnesota in the United States of America with a degree in civil engineering.

In the mid-2000s, she starts her political career. She was elected senator many times, representing the All Nigerians, All Progressives Congress, and People’s Democratic Party. Ireti joined the Labour Party in 2022 and was chosen as the Federal Capital Territory’s senate candidate in the 2020 Nigerian elections.

Ireti Kingibe Biography, Wiki, Age, Career, Net worth, Husband

Name Ireti Kingibe
Profession Nigerian Engineer, Politician
Birth Place Nigeria
Date of Birth June 2, 1954
Age 69 year old
Material status Divorced
Ex Husband Name Baba Gana Kingibe
Children 3
Nationality Nigerian
Father Name Not known
Mother Name Not known
Height 5 Feet 6 inch(Approx)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Net Worth 10 million USD(approx)
Category Wiki

Who is Ireti Kingibe

Ireti Kingibe is a construction engineer, philanthropist, and politician from Nigeria. She was the wife of Baba Gana Kingibe, the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, and the younger sister of Nigeria’s former First Lady, Ajoke Mohammed.

Ireti Kingibe Age

Kingibe was born on June 2, 1954, in Nigeria. Her age is 69 years old in 2023.


She began her education at Emotan Preparatory School in Benin City. She attended Queen’s College in Lagos before going to the United States to attend Washington Irving High School from 1970 to 1973. Ireti is fluent in several languages, including English, Hausa, Igbo, and Yoruba. She graduated from the University of Minnesota with a B.S. in Civil Engineering (1980).

Ireti Kingibe

Early Career

She later worked for Bradley Precast Concrete Inc. and the Minnesota Department of Transportation in the private sector in Minnesota. Ireti served at the headquarters of the Nigerian Air Force base in Ikeja, Lagos, from 1981 to 1982, where she handled a water project. She worked for a construction business in Kaduna from 1982 until 1985. Kingibe was appointed chair of the Leadership Newspapers Group in 2014, a post she would relinquish later that year to pursue her political ambitions.

Political Career

Kingibe has run for senator on many occasions. She was the All Nigeria Peoples Party’s candidate for the Federal Capital Territory in 2003, however, she lost the election. She ran as a member of the Peoples Democratic Party in 2006 and 2011 but did not make it through the primaries. Because of concerns with the primary elections, Kingibe resigned from the 2014 senate run and quit the Peoples Democratic Party at the same time. She stood for the All Progressives Congress in 2015, and while she did not make it beyond the primaries, she campaigned for President Muhammadu Buhari. In 2018, she ran for re-election to the Senate.

She joined the Labour Party in 2022 and ran for senator for the Federal Capital Territory in the Nigerian general elections in 2023.

Ireti Kingibe Relationship Status

Her marital status is now Divorced. She married Baba Gana Kingibe, the former Secretary of the Federation’s Government. She is the mother of three children, two boys, and a girl.


She was born in Nigeria to a Muslim father and christen mother. Currently, we do have not her parents’ names but we will update them very soon. Check more details about her below.

Ireti Kingibe Physic

We do have not her exact body measurement but according to her appearance, she is 5 feet 6 inches tall and 67 kg heavy. She has black eyes with black hair.

Ireti Kingibe’s Net Worth

According to some reports, her Net Worth is more than 10 million USD.

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