Hon. Taninga Paninga Binga was born on 29th April 1955. He hails from Donga L.G.A and is married with five children.
Hon. Taninga Paninga began his educational pursuit at L.E.A Primary School, Makurdi from 1961 – 1966. he also attended St. Anglican School, Makurdi from 1967 – 1968 and enrolled into WM Briston Secondary School Gboko from 1969 – 1973. he further attended Government Secondary School, Katsina Ala from 1973 – 1975 after which he proceeded to Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria from 1975 – 1978 and also University of Ife, Ile-Ife from 1985 – 1987 where he obtained his Masters in Public Administration.
His political appointments include;
- Special Adviser to the Governor of Taraba state on Revenue Matters
- Commissioner, Special Duties and Humanitarian Services, Taraba state.