Zainab Yahaya Tanko
Program Officer

Zainab Yahaya Tanko is a dedicated human and gender rights advocate and development practitioner with over five (5) years of experience. A lawyer by profession with knowledge of International Law and Diplomacy with degrees in Public and International Law from the University of Abuja, Post Graduate Diploma in International Law and Diplomacy from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria and presently running her Master in Laws at the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria. She specializes in elections, human and women’s rights advocacy and legal drafting. She has participated in several election training across Nigeria as a Zonal Program Officer/Master Trainer under the WatchingtheVote project and has implemented project in ActionAid, W.H.O, Policy Legal and Advocacy Centre (PLAC) and YIAGA Africa. She is currently a Program Officer.