Hajiya A.S. Yusuf was born in Kastina. She attended Government Girls College, Dala Kano before proceeding to Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology and Masters in Public Administration respectively.
She started her career in the Federal Civil Service in 1983 and rose to the post of Director in 2014. She served in various Ministries as Director and was recently deployed to the Ministry of Defence as Director, Navy Affairs Department.
Hajiya is open-minded with a proven track record in Management, possesses an excellent ability to motivate others, coupled with the ability to communicate at all levels therefore ensuring an excellent working environment for others to perform at their best.
She is a member, Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (CIPM).
She is married with four (4) children.