Siminayi Fubara was the former accountant general of River state, and also their 2023 Governorship Aspirant, he was born in the year 1979 to Mr. and Mrs. Love Ama-Opusenibo Siminialayi, In Rivers State where he grew up. He is a native of the Opobo/Nkoro Local Government Area. The Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate Fubara Siminayi is happily married, and their union has produced three lovely children both male and female.
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Siminalayi Fubara Profile
Amaopu-senibo Siminialayi Fubara
Date of Birth
State of Origin
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)
Accountant and Politician
Fubara Siminayi attended his Primary and High school in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Fubara further went to Rivers State Science and Technology after finishing his primary and secondary education where he earned his bachelor’s degree. He got his MBA and MSc in 2013 and 2016 respectively from the University of Port Harcourt.
Siminayi Fubara started his career in 2003 as a Principal accountant with the Rivers State Senior Secondary Schools Board. He rose to the position of Director of Finance and accounts at the State’s government house in 2015 and then to the position of Permanent Secretary in March 2020. He started politics a decade ago and was appointed as the state’s accountant general by Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike.
Siminayi Fubara resigned from his job to run for the governorship of Rivers State in the Peoples Democratic Party’s primary, which he won. In the Primary Election, he defeated Kamalu and others to become the PDP’s governorship candidate in Rivers in 2023. Where he received 721 votes and was declared the winner by Prof Water Mbutu, the returning officer, who provided the following breakdown of the votes.
He is a Fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Management, Fellow of the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria. Siminalayi Fubara is a knight of St. Christopher (KSC) Order of the Church of Nigeria Anglican Communion. He holds the traditional chieftaincy title of Amaopu-Senibo of the Opobo Kingdom.
In May 2022, Fubara and 58 other government officials were declared wanted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for an NGN 435 billion fraud. He was also wanted for a NGN 117 billion fraud alongside four other Rivers State government officials. Additional charges by the EFCC included alleged criminal conspiracy, money laundering, misappropriation of public funds, and abuse of office.
Siminalayi Fubara Social Media Handles
Twitter: FubaraSim Facebook; Siminalayi Fubara
He has gained a lot of popularity and fame because he celebrates his birthday every year. Fubara Siminayi’s nickname is Fubara. He was born in Opobo to Mr. and Mrs. Siminayi’s family. He grew up in Port Harcourt, where he shared a home with his parents and siblings. Not a lot is known about his family because their information is not online. But he is happily married and blessed with three lovely children.