Hon. Zuwaira Lawal Gambo was born 13th July 1962, she hails from Kwaya Kusar Local Government Area of Borno State. She attended Federal Government Girls College Benin where she obtained West African School Certificate in 1980. Hon Zuwaira has a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of Calabar, a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication from Bayero University, Kano, and a Pre-degree Course Certificate from the School of General Studies, Bayero University in Kano State.
Before her appointment as Honorable Commissioner of the Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development Hon. Zuwaira was once a Special Adviser to the Borno State Governor on Women Affairs and Special Projects, she was also North East Regional Coordinator with Future Assured. Hon Zuwaira has worked with several Newspaper companies and Magazines such as;
- Bayero Beacon
- Daily Times Nigeria
- Midweek Magazine
- Poise Magazine
Hon. Zuwaira also worked in Federal University Technology Minna as an Assistant Editor and was later appointed as Editor II. After which she worked with two different associations as a Secretary.