Dr. Mary A. Ogbe was born on the 20th October, 1970. She graduated from Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria, with a Bachelors of Medicine, Bachelors of Surgery-MBBS in 1994, and Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital for her Postgraduate studies.
She began her working experience as a Medical Officer at General outpatient Department, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Kaduna from 1996-2005. She was a staff of the FCT Medical Services from 2006 to 2008. From 2008 to 2022 she worked at the State House Medical Center, Asokoro Abuja where she served as the administrative head of the Centre from 2010-2015 as well as the Chairman Medical Advisory Committee. During this period, she initiated a lot of reforms in the Centre.
She is a Chief Consultant Obstetrics & Gynaecologist of many years’ experience and a member and fellow of many medical Professional bodies and Associations.
She was appointed Federal Permanent Secretary in April, 2022 and deployed to the Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC), a position she held until May, 2023.
She assumed duty in June, 2023 as the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development following her deployment from FCSC by the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation.