A distinguished and highly successful businessman, General T.Y. Danjuma is the Chairman of TYDACOMM Limited. In his early life, he had a brilliant career in the Nigerian Army and retired as Chief of Army Staff in 1979.
His national honour as Grand Commander of the Order of the Niger, GCON, is the highest award given in Nigeria to a non-head of state. He also has several other national and international awards and titles, as well as honorary doctorate degrees from notable Nigerian and foreign Universities.