I am Arewa

Each edition of I am Arewa features one individual native to one of the 19 States that make up the Northern Region of Nigeria. Essentially, the individual will share their take on what makes them Arewa, their occupation and how they are contributing to changing the perception of the North by lending their voices and perspectives to the existing narrative. Want to know more? Visit www.northernlife.ng/iamarewa

I am Kogi

Maryam Sa'eed Otuh is from Okene, Kogi State. A graduate of Biochemistry from Nasarawa State university, Keffi, she was born on the 25th of...

I am Kebbi

Salihu Mahe from the Wazirci Family of Gwandu Emirates. Though an indigene of Kebbi, He was born and raised in Sokoto by his mother,...

I am Plateau

Plateau state is not just known for its beauty, it is also a home of many spoken words artist and other talented youths in...

I am Niger

Saratu Ummul-iman Abubakar, is from Niger State, Agaie Local Government to be precise. She is a 300 level journalism and psychology student at the...

I am Kogi

Alhassan Mu'azu Danasebe is from Kogi State. He was born on the 20th of August to a family of Six. He attended Christfield nursery...

I am Taraba

Abbas Sa’ad Baba is a Fulani man from Gassol Local Government Area in Taraba state . He had his primary education at Home Science...

I am Sokoto

Aminu Maishanu was born in Sokoto. An indigine of Yabo Local government area which is Fulani populated. He attended Mabera Nursery School and proceeded...

I am Zamfara

  Faisal Lawal is a 24 year old graduate of Mechanical Engineering from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria.He was born in sokoto State but is an...

I am Jigawa

Fauziyya Muhammad is the first daughter among four kids of an army father Muhammad Hakimi. She is a citizen of Jigawa state but grew...

I am Kano

Zaynab Sughayrah Yahya, popularly known as ‘Hems and Glitters' is a fashion designer. Born on October 21st 1992  to Prof. Dahiru Yahya and Hajiya Dije Yahya...