Natasha Hadiza Akpoti is a Nigerian Barrister, A Social Entrepreneur and Politician.
She ran for the post of Kogi Central Senatorial District (SDP) seat under Social Democratic Party in the year 2019 And Kogi State Governorship Seat 2019 Under Social Democratic Party.
Natasha Akpoti is the Founder of Builders Hub Impact Investment Program (BHIIP) And NAIL.
State: Kogi State
LGA: Okehi LGA
Education: University of Abuja, University of Dundee
Occupation: Barrister, Politician
Political Party: Social Democratic Party
Early Life And Education
Natasha Hadiza Akpoti, was the second of four children, and the only daughter of a Nigerian Father/Doctor and a Ukrainian mother.
Her Mom, Mrs. Ludmila Kravchenk, a Ukrainian from Rakitna in the region of Chernivtsi.
Her Dad, Dr. Jimoh Abdul Akpoti, is from Obeiba-Ihima, Okehi Local Governments Area of Kogi State. She spent her early years in Ihima, Okehi Local Government.
Natasha Akpoti lost her dad Dr. Jimoh Akpoti in 1998 and for that the family had to relocate.
She Studied law at the University of Abuja from 2000 to 2004 and graduated with a Bachelor of Laws degree.
She was called to the Nigerian bar in 2005 upon graduation from the Nigerian Law School in Abuja.
Then In 2011, She proceeded to the University of Dundee for her masters and graduated with a Master of Laws degree in 2012.
She also holds a Master of Business Administration in Oil & Gas Management from the same University of Dundee.
Natasha Akpoti First worked with Brass NLG as a legal counsel from 2007 to 2010. In 2015, before she established Builders Hub Impact Investment Program (BHIIP).
She was at the national prominence after presenting an investigative report to the. National Assembly on the 1st of March 2018 on corrupt activities regarding the Ajaokuta Iron And Steel Mill.
Report Was About the repetitive waste of government funds and embezzlement since the initial construction of the steel mill which has remained moribund despite multiple attempts to get it running.
The report was opposed by the Federal ministry of mines and steel development and Natasha Akpoti was accused of deliberately misinforming the House of Representatives.
Also Association of small scale steel dealers also alleged that Natasha Akpoti was running a sponsored campaign to discredit the government and enrich some corporate interests.
A High Court sitting in Abuja ordered that the publisher of Authority newspaper, Ifeanyi Uba and Williams Orji should pay the sum of ten million naira damages to Natasha Akpoti for their libelous publication against her.
In 2018, Natasha declared her intentions to run for the office of Senator representing Kogi Central senatorial district in the Nigerian Senate under the Social Democratic Party(SDP).
In 2019, She also declared her intentions to run for kogi state gubernatorial election under the same party Social Democratic Party.
Natasha Hadiza Akpoti hails from Okehi local governments area of Kogi State.
She is from Kogi Central Ebiraland. She is a Mother of three.
Is Natasha Akpoti Married?
Ans: She Was But Now She Is Single.
Who Is Natasha Akpoti Husband?
Ans: Natasha Akpoti Is A Single Mother and Her Relationship Status Is Private.
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