Hon (Arc) Wilfred Terhide Bula (WTB) was born 16th August 1970 into the family of Late Lieutenant Wilfred and Late Mrs Bernadette Nyienenge Bula
WTB’s father Lieutenant Wilfred Bula then of the Nigerian Airforce died along with 86 other passengers on the 21st November 1969 in an ill-fated Nigerian Airways VC-10 plane crash in Lagos, nine months before his birth while his mother declined to remarry after the tragic death of her husband till her demise not too long ago, taking on the sole responsibility of nurturing young Wilfred from infancy to adulthood.
Wilfred attended the prestigious Airforce Military School (AFMS) Jos, Plateau State from 1981-86
After AFMS he proceeded to the Kaduna Polytechnic to study Architecture. He was an Architect in private practice before venturing into politics
He was elected an Honorable member of the Benue State House of Assembly from 2007-2011, wherein he actively participated in parliamentary debates, committee works and sponsored bills.
He is currently the Managing Consultant of WilterB-AndrewS Limited a Built Environment Consulting outfit
Fondly called the “Lion of Nigeria” by his contemporaries, blunt, humorous and fun loving
A family man to the core, lover of children, benevolent and a high spiritual calling that have greatly impacted lives.
Keep smiling, keep Shinning knowing you can always count on He who has called you out to be a touch bearer to humanity
Happy birthday our beloved WTB