Names & List Of Current Nigerian State Governors & Their Deputies, States, Capitals, Ages and Their Deputies 2018.

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Names & List Of  Current Nigerian State Governors & Their Deputies, States, Capitals, Ages and Their Deputies 2018.

There are 36 states in Nigeria each having a state governor and deputy. However, many may not know this much less know the state governors, their deputies and their names. In this article, we will provide much more information on states of the federation and everything you need to know about them. (NaijaGists.com)

Names of Nigerian State Governors and their States 

1. Dr Victor Ikpeazu Abia State
2. Jibrilla Jindow Adamawa State
3. Emmanuel Udom AkwaIbom
4. Willie Obiano Anambra State
5. Barrister Mohammed Abubakar Bauchi State
6. Henry Dickson Bayelsa State
7. Samuel Ortom Benue State
8. Kashim Shettima Borno State
9. Prof. Ben Ayade Cross River State
10. Ifeanyi Okowa Delta State
11. Dave Umahi Ebonyi State
12. Godwin Obaseki Edo State
13. IfeanyiUgwuanyi Enugu State
14. Ayo Fayose Ekiti State
15. Ibrahim Dankwambo Gombe State
16. OwelleRochas Imo State
17. Alhaji Badaru Abubakar Jigawa State
18. NasirelRufai Kaduna State
19. Umar Ganduje Kano State
20. Aminu Masari Katsina State
21. AtikuBagudu Kebbi State
22. Abdulfatah Ahmed Kwara State
23. AkinwumiAmbode Lagos State
24. Umaru Al-Makura Nasarawa State
25. Abubakar Sani  Bello Niger State
26 RotimiAkeredolu Ondo State
27 IbikunleAmosun Ogun State
28 Rauf Aregbesola Osun State
29 Abiora Ajimobi Oyo State
30 Rt Hon Simon Lalong Plateau State
31 NyesomWike Rivers State
32 AminuTambuwal Sokoto State
33 Mr. Darius Ishaku Taraba State
34 Ibrahim Geidam Yobe State
35 Abdul Azeez Abubakar Zamfara State
36 Mohammed Bello  F.C.T Abuja

List of Deputy Governors in Nigeria 2018

The FCT is not included in this list because it only has a minister who has no deputy.

Deputy Governor                                                              State

Ude Oko Chukwu Abia State
Martin Babale Adamawa State
Moses Frank Ekpo AkwaIbom State
Dr. Nkem Okeke Anambra State
NuhuGidado Bauchi State
Gboribiogha John Jonah Bayelsa State
Benson Abounu Benue State
Usman Mamman Durkwa Borno State
IvaraEsu Cross River State
Kingsley Otuaro Delta State
Eric KelechiIgwe Ebonyi State
Philip Shuaibu Edo State
Kolapo Olubunmi Olusola Ekiti State
Cecilia Ezeilo Enugu State
Charles Illiya Gombe State
Prince Eze Madumere Imo State
Ibrahim Hassan Hadejia Jigawa State
BalaBantex Kaduna State
Hafiz Abubakar Kano State
MannirYakubu Katsina State
Samaila Yombe Dabai Kebbi State
Simon Achuba Kogi State
Peter Kisira Kwara State
Idiat Oluranti Adebule Lagos State
Silas Ali Agara Nasarawa State
Ahmed Muhammad Ketso Niger State
YetundeOnanuga Ogun State
Agboola Ajayi Ondo State
Grace TitilayoLaoye-Tomori Osun State
Moses Alake Adeyemo Oyo State
Sonni Gwanle Tyoden Plateau State
Ipalibo Banigo Rivers State
Ahmad Aliyu Sokoto State
Haruna Manu Taraba State
Abubakar Ali Yobe State
Ibrahim Wakkala Zamfara State

Nigerian State Capitals and their Slogans 

s/No State Capital Slogan
1 ABIA Umuahia God’s Own State
2 ADAMAWA Yola Highest Peak of the Nation
3 AKWA IBOM Uyo Land of Promise
4 ANAMBRA Awka Light of the Nation
5 BAUCHI Bauchi Pearl of Tourism
6 BAYELSA Yenegoa The Glory of All Lands
7 BENUE Makurdi Food Basket of the Nation
8 BORNO Maiduguri Home of Peace
9 CROSS RIVER Calabar The People’s Paradise
10 DELTA Asaba The Finger of God
11 EBONYI Abakaliki The Salt of the Nation
12 EDO Benin The Heart Beat of the Nation
13 EKITI Ado-Ekiti Land of Honour and Integrity
14 ENUGU Enugu Coal City State
15 GOMBE Gombe Jewel in the Savannah
16 IMO Owerri Eastern Heartland
17 JIGAWA Dutse The New World
18 KADUNA Kaduna Centre of Learning
19 KANO Kano Centre of Commerce
20 KATSINA Katsina State of Hospitality
21 KEBBI BirninKebbi Land of Equity
22 KOGI Lokoja The Confluence State
23 KWARA Ilorin The State of Harmony
24 LAGOS Ikeja Centre of Excellence
25 NASARAWA Lafia The Home of Solid Minerals
26 NIGER Minna The power State
27 OGUN Abeokuta The Gateway State
28 ONDO Akure The Sunshine State
29 OSUN Oshogbo Land of Virtue
30 OYO Ibadan The pace setter State
31 PLATEU Jos Home of Peace and Tourism
32 RIVERS Port Harcourt Treasure Base of the Nation
33 SOKOTO Sokoto Seat of the Caliphate
34 TARABA Jalingo Nature’s Gift to the Nation
35 YOBE Damaturu  Pride of the Sahel
36 ZAMFARA Guasau Farming is our Pride
37 FCT Abuja Centre of Unity

Nigerian Governors and their Ages

Below is a list of Nigerian governors and their ages in descending order.

State Governor Age
Oyo Abiola Ajimobi 67
Kano Abdullahi Ganduje 67
Katsina Aminu Masari 67
Nasarawa Umaru Tanko Al-Makura 63
Taraba Darius Ishaku 63
Ondo Oluwarotimi Akeredolu 61
Yobe Ibrahim Geidam 61
Bauchi Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar 60
Osun Rauf Aregbesola 60
Anambra Willie Obiano 60
Ogun Ibikunle Amosun 59
Edo Godwin Obaseki 58
Delta Ifeanyi Okowa 58
Kaduna Nasir El-Rufai 57
Ekiti Ayodele Fayose 56
Benue Samuel Ortom 56
Kebbi Abubakar Bagudu 55
Gombe Ibrahim Dankwambo 55
Imo Rochas Okorocha 55
Jigawa Mohammed Badaru Abubakar 54
Plateau Simon Lalong 54
Lagos Akinwunmi Ambode 54
Adamawa Bindo Jibrilla 54
Kwara Abdulfatah Ahmed 53
Ebonyi Dave Umahi 53
Enugu Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi 53
Abia Okezie Ikpeazu 52
Sokoto Aminu Tambuwal 51
Bayelsa Seriake Dickson 51
Akwa Ibom Udom Emmanuel 51
Borno Kashim Shettima 51
Rivers Nyesom Wike 50
Niger Abubakar Bello 49
Zamfara Abdul aziz Yari 48
Cross River Ben Ayade 48
Kogi Yahaya Bello 42

Names of South East Governors in Nigeria

Dr Victor Ikpeazu Abia State
Willie Obiano Anambra State
Dave Umahi Ebonyi State
IfeanyiUgwuanyi Enugu State
OkorochaRochas Imo State

Names of South West Governors in Nigeria

Ayo Fayose Ekiti State
Abdulfatah Ahmed Kwara State
Akinwumi Ambode Lagos State
Rotimi Akeredolu Ondo State
Ibikunle Amosun Ogun State
Rauf Aregbesola Osun State
Abiora Ajimobi Oyo State

Names of Governors in Northern Nigeria

Jibrilla Jindow Adamawa State
Barrister Mohammed Abubakar Bauchi State
Samuel Ortom Benue State
Kashim Shettima Borno State
Ibrahim Dankwambo Gombe State
Alhaji Badaru Abubakar Jigawa State
Nasir el Rufai Kaduna State
Umar Ganduje Kano State
Aminu Masari Katsina State
Atiku Bagudu Kebbi State
Akinwumi Ambode Lagos State
Umaru Al-Makura Nasarawa State
Abubakar Sani  Bello Niger State
Rt Hon Simon Lalong Plateau State
Aminu Tambuwal Sokoto State
Mr. Darius Ishaku Taraba State
Ibrahim Geidam Yobe State
Abdul Azeez Abubakar Zamfara State
Mohammed Bello  F.C.T Abuja

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