By G9ija

Alhaji Abbas Umar Masanawa was born On 7th August 1969 In the Ancient City of Katsina in Masanawa Area. He started his primary Education at Sararin Kuka primary School, after which he went to Day Kofar Yandaka and later Barewa College Zaria for his Secondary Education.

Masanawa graduated from the Prestigious Ahmadu Bello University Zaria with a Distinction in Agricultural Economics and also bagged his MBA from Same University before leaving for Havard University.

He is the Managing Director of Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Company @NSPMC, with over 20 years of experience in different aspects, he was Deputy General Manager Zenith Bank Plc, Special Adviser to the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria and later appointed as Executive Director Finance and Strategies in the Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Company,.

Masanawa (on the recommendation of the CBN Governor, Emefiele) was appointed by President Muhammad Buhari as the Managing Director of the NSPMC on September 01, 2018.