Zainab Sambo was called to the Bar in 2009 after obtaining her LL.B from Bayero University Kano in the year 2007. She obtained a Higher Degree from Bayero University Kano where she earned a Master Degree in Business and Commercial Law (MBCL).
Before joining the service of Jigawa State, Zainab Sambo served in the Federal Judicial Service Commission in Abuja, Nigeria.
Zainab joined the service of Jigawa State Government in 2010 as a Senior State Counsel and roused to the rank of Chief State Counsel.
She is specialized in prosecution and rendering legal advice and legal drafting. She is married with children.