Dr Adi Jesse Ashumate, the Honourable Commissioner of Finance was born on 9th June 1972 and hails from Wukari Local Government Area. He is married with Five (5) children.
He began his educational career at Rafin-Kada Primary School from 1977-1983 and Federal Government College, Wukari from 1984-1990. He proceeded to Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and University of Nigeria, NSUKKA from 1983-2000 and 2007-2014 respectively.
His Professional Achievements include;
Masters in Public Health (MPH), and
FWACP (Public Health)
He received a Merit Award for Partnership – Dangote Cement Plc.