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Aliko DangoteAliko Dangote
10 April 1957
Businessman
Victor MosesVictor Moses
12 December 1990
Footballer

Goodluck JonathanGoodluck Jonathan
20 November 1957
President of Nigeria

Tiwa SavageTiwa Savage
05 February 1980
Singer-songwriter

Emanuella SamuelEmanuella Samuel
22 July 2010
YouTuber

Mercy JohnsonMercy Johnson
28 August 1984
Film actress
Mark AngelMark Angel
27 May 1991
Comedian

OluchiOluchi Onweagba
01 August 1982
Fashion Model

Ayodele AwojobiAyodele Awojobi
12 March 1937
Academic
ThatBoyCollinsThatBoyCollins
16 July 2000
TikTok (Musical.ly) Star

Wilfred NdidiWilfred Ndidi
16 December 1996
Footballer
Odion IghaloOdion Ighalo
16 June 1989
Nigerian footballer

Alex AntetokounmpoAlex Antetokounmpo
26 August 2001
Basketball player

Masai UjiriMasai Ujiri
07 July 1970
Basketball player

Mahamadou IssoufouMahamadou Issoufou
1952 AD
politician

Henry OnyekuruHenry Onyekuru
05 June 1997
Nigerian footballer
Kenneth OmeruoKenneth Omeruo
17 October 1993
Nigerian footballer

Bobby OlogunBobby Ologun
08 April 1973
sportsperson, tarento, kickboxer

Mahamane OusmaneMahamane Ousmane
20 January 1950
Politician

Ibrahim Baré MaïnassaraIbrahim Baré Maïnassara
09 May 1949
Military officer
Mamadou TandjaMamadou Tandja
1938 AD
Politician

Brigi RafiniBrigi Rafini
07 April 1953
Prime Minister
Olarenwaju KayodeOlarenwaju Kayode
08 May 1993
Nigerian footballer

Hamani DioriHamani Diori
06 June 1916
 

Ismaël LôIsmaël Lô
30 August 1956
Musician
Duro LadipoDuro Ladipo
18 December 1931
Dramatist

Moussa MaâzouMoussa Maâzou
25 August 1988
Footballer
I. K. DairoI. K. Dairo
1930 AD
Musician

Aïssata Issoufou MahamadouAïssata Issoufou Mahamadou
Chemist

Lalla Malika IssoufouLalla Malika Issoufou
14 February 1975
First Lady
Elechi AmadiElechi Amadi
12 May 1934
Writer

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Aissa DioriAissa Diori
1928 AD
First Lady
Aminatou SeyniAminatou Seyni
24 October 1996
Sprinter

Abdoul Razak IssoufouAbdoul Razak Issoufou
26 December 1994
Athlete

Obed AririObed Ariri
04 April 1956
American football player

Hamadou Djibo IssakaHamadou Djibo Issaka
03 July 1977
Rower
Aïchatou Boulama KanéAïchatou Boulama Kané
24 April 1955
Politician
Fati MarikoFati Mariko
1964 AD
Singer

Misan HaldinMisan Haldin
07 July 1982
Basketball player

Toulou KikiToulou Kiki
01 January 1983
Actress

John MunonyeJohn Munonye
28 April 1929
Writer
Magaajyia SilberfeldMagaajyia Silberfeld
30 August 1996
Actress

Fatima Djibo SidikouFatima Djibo Sidikou
Diplomat

Issake DaboreIssake Dabore
1940 AD
Boxer

Aïchatou MindaoudouAïchatou Mindaoudou
1959 AD
Diplomat

SafiathSafiath
15 April 1982
Singer
Hamsou GarbaHamsou Garba
25 December 1958
Singer

Ouma LaoualiOuma Laouali
Pilot
Rahmatou KeitaRahmatou Keita
1957 AD
Journalist

Tekiath Ben YessoufTekiath Ben Yessouf
13 September 1991
Taekwondo athlete

Bouli Ali DialloBouli Ali Diallo
1948 AD
Activist
Mariama HimaMariama Hima
20 February 1951
Director

Rakiatou Kaffa-JackouRakiatou Kaffa-Jackou
1965 AD
Aeronautical engineer
Zara MoussaZara Moussa
1980 AD
Singer

Hassana AlidouHassana Alidou
29 March 1963
Ambassador

Mamane Sani AliMamane Sani Ali
14 December 1968
Sprinter

Mariama Gamatié BayardMariama Gamatié Bayard
1958 AD
Politician

Zakari GourouzaZakari Gourouza
08 June 1982
Judoka
Rabiou Guero GaoRabiou Guero Gao
01 February 1988
long-distance Runner

Zalika SouleyZalika Souley
1947 AD
Actress

Bouli KakasiBouli Kakasi
1937 AD
Singer

Inni AboubacarInni Aboubacar
1948 AD
Runner
Karim BareKarim Bare
28 October 1983
Swimmer

Mariama KeitaMariama Keita
1946 AD
Journalist
Ousseini Djibo IdrissaOusseini Djibo Idrissa
28 December 1998
Sprinter

Aichatou Ousmane IssakaAichatou Ousmane Issaka
Military Officer

Nafissatou Moussa AdamouNafissatou Moussa Adamou
27 September 1997
Swimmer
Ahmed GoumarAhmed Goumar
22 February 1988
Judoka

Amina BazindreAmina Bazindre
28 January 1955
Diplomat
Ismael YacoubaIsmael Yacouba
26 December 1993
Taekwondo Athlete

Mariama Souley BanaMariama Souley Bana
21 January 1987
Swimmer

Moustapha HimaMoustapha Hima
01 January 1992
Boxer
Oum RamatouOum Ramatou
1970 AD
Writer

Abdou Alassane Dji BoAbdou Alassane Dji Bo
15 June 1979
Judoka
Aminatou Maïga TouréAminatou Maïga Touré
04 November 1955
Diplomat

Dary DasudaDary Dasuda
Boxer

Helene KaziendeHelene Kaziende
15 August 1967
Educator

Mohamed Alhousseini AlhassanMohamed Alhousseini Alhassan
22 July 1978
Swimmer
Nafissa SouleymaneNafissa Souleymane
18 November 1992
Sprinter
Shaida ZarumeyShaida Zarumey
1938 AD
Sociologist

Abdou ManzoAbdou Manzo
1959 AD
Long-distance Runner

Aïchatou MaïnassaraAïchatou Maïnassara
16 August 1971
Politician

Albachir MouctarAlbachir Mouctar
01 May 1996
Swimmer
Balkissa OuhoumoudouBalkissa Ouhoumoudou
08 July 1983
Swimmer

Celia DiemkoudreCelia Diemkoudre
30 July 1992
Volleyball player

Hassan KarimouHassan Karimou
1959 AD
Runner

Rachida MahamaneRachida Mahamane
25 August 1981
Long-distance runner

Roukaya MahamaneRoukaya Mahamane
13 January 1997
Swimmer
Bouriema KimbaBouriema Kimba
1968 AD
Sprinter

Haoua IssaHaoua Issa
1925 AD
Singer
Lailatou Amadou LeleLailatou Amadou Lele
29 May 1983
Taekwondo

Aminata Boureima TakoubakoyéAminata Boureima Takoubakoyé
23 September 1979
Economist
Bibata Adamou DakaouBibata Adamou Dakaou
1941 AD
Politician
Hadiza Moussa GrosHadiza Moussa Gros
25 December 1960
Politician