Nigeria Governors: List And Names of Nigeria Governors 2017, 2018, 2019


On this post you will find the list of Nigeria governors currently on seat. At some point you would want to have idea of your state governor or some other state’s governors either for educative purpose and some other purposes. currently Nigeria have 36 states and each of this states have a ruler known as governor.


Job Of A State Governor

According to my friend Chron, The governor of a state has four major roles. he is the chief administrator, overseeing the work of all departments. Working with the state legislative bodies, he is responsible for approving all new legislation. She is the titular political party head in her state. As governor, he is the person who represents the state to its citizens and to other elected officials throughout the nation. The legal requirements and limitations of a governor’s job are set by the state’s constitution. The political climate also has a pronounced effect on what a governor can do.


List And Names of Nigeria Governors 2017, 2018, 2019

This post contains list 36 state of Nigeria governors. This is the Governors currently on seat at of 2017 and 2019. Power may change hands 2019 but that we can’t say yet.

Let get serious the list below include the political party each of them belongs.

  • Akwa Ibom: Name of the elected Governor is Emmanuel Udom. His party is PDP. Term Validity period is from 2015 to 2019
  • Abia State: Name of the elected Governor is Dr Victor Ikpeazu. Party PDP. Term Validity period is from 2015 to 2019
  • Delta State: Name of the elected Governor is Ifeanyi Okowa. Political Party PDP. Term Validity period is from 2015 to 2019
  • Rivers State: Name of the elected Governor is Nyesom Wike. Party PDP. Term Validity period is between 2015 and 2019
  • Taraba State: Name of the elected Governor is Darius Ishaku. Party  PDP. Term Validity period is from 2015 to 2019
  • Enugu State: Name of the elected Governor is Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi. Political Party PDP. Term Validity period is from 2015 to 2019
  • Cross River State: Name of the elected Governor is Prof. Ben Ayade. Political Party is PDP. Term Validity period is from 2015 and 2019
  • Ebonyi State: Name of the elected Governor is Dave Umahi. Political Party is PDP. Term Validity period is from 2015 to 2019
  • Gombe State: Name of the elected Governor is Ibrahim Dankwambo. Political Party is PDP. Term Validity period is from 2015 to 2019
  • Kaduna State: Name of the elected Governor is Nasir el Rufai. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period is from 2015 to 2019
  • Sokoto State: Name of the elected Governor is Aminu Tambuwal. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period is from 2015 to 2019
  • Niger State: Name of the elected Governor is Abubakar Sanu-Lulu Bello. Political Party is APC.
    Term Validity period is from 2015 to 2019
  • Borno State: Name of the elected Governor is Kashim Shettima. Political Party is APC.
    Term Validity period is from 2015 to 2019
  • Adamawa State: Name of the elected Governor is Jibrilla Jindow. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period is from 2015 to 2019
  • Lagos State: Name of the elected Governor is Akinwumi Ambode. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period is from 2015 to 2019
  • Kwara State: Name of the elected Governor is Abdulfatah Ahmed. Political Party is APC.
    Term Validity period is from 2015 to 2019
  • Katsina State: Name of the elected Governor is Aminu Masari. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period is from 2015 to 2019
  • Kano State: Name of the elected Governor is Umar Ganduje. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period is 2015-2019
  • Yobe State: Name of the elected Governor is Ibrahim Geidam. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period is 2015-2019
  • Zamfara State: Name of the elected Governor is Abdul Azeez Abubakar. Political Party is APC.
    Term Validity period is 2015-2019
  • Oyo State: Name of the elected Governor is Abiola Ajimobi. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period: 2015-2019
  • Ogun State: Name of the elected Governor is Ibikunle Amosun. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period is 2015-2019
  • Benue State: Name of the elected Governor is Samuel Ortom. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period: 2015-2019
  • Nasarawa State: Name of the elected Governor is Umaru Al-Makura. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period is 2015-2019
  • Bauchi State: Name of the elected Governor is Barrister Mohammed Abubakar. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period is 2015 to 2019
  • Jigawa State: Name of the elected Governor is Alhaji Badaru Abubakar. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period is 2015-2019
  • Kebbi State: Name of the elected Governor is Atiku Bagudu. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period is 2015-2019
  • Plateau State: Name of the elected Governor is Rt Hon Simon Lalong. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period is 2015-2019.
  • Imo State: Name of the elected Governor is Chief Rochas Okorocha. Political Party is APC. Term Validity period is 2015-2019

This are the Nigerian Governor currently on seat. Informationhood will keep the best track on this post to always keep it up to date.

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