Find out more about the greatest Nigerian Political Leaders, including Muhammadu Buhari, Olusegun Obasanjo, Sani Abacha, Nnamdi Azikiwe and Abubakar Audu.
Muhammadu BuhariMuhammadu Buhari
17 December 1942
Politician
Olusegun ObasanjoOlusegun Obasanjo
05 March 1937
Former President of Nigeria

Obafemi AwolowoObafemi Awolowo
06 March 1909
Political Leader

Benjamin Nnamdi Azikiwe Benjamin Nnamdi Azikiwe
16 November 1904
First President of Nigeria

Sani AbachaSani Abacha
20 September 1943
Military personnel

Ngozi Okonjo-IwealaNgozi Okonjo-Iweala
13 June 1954
Diplomat, Economist
Ibrahim BabangidaIbrahim Babangida
17 August 1941
Politician, Military

Bola TinubuBola Tinubu
29 March 1952
Accountant, Politician

Funmilayo Ransome-KutiFunmilayo Ransome-Kuti
25 October 1900
Teacher, Politician, Activist
Yakubu GowonYakubu Gowon
19 October 1934
Politician, Military personnel

Diezani Alison-MaduekeDiezani Alison-Madueke
06 December 1960
Nigerian Politician
Atiku AbubakarAtiku Abubakar
25 November 1946
Custom officer, Politician

Johnson Aguiyi-IronsiJohnson Aguiyi-Ironsi
03 March 1924
Politician

Sanusi Lamido SanusiSanusi Lamido Sanusi
31 July 1961
Banker

C. Odumegwu OjukwuC. Odumegwu Ojukwu
04 November 1933
Military Officer

Shehu ShagariShehu Shagari
25 February 1925
Politician
Ahmadu BelloAhmadu Bello
12 June 1910
Politician

Chris NgigeChris Ngige
08 August 1952
Politician

Abdulsalami AbubakarAbdulsalami Abubakar
13 June 1942
Politician, Military personnel

Bukola SarakiBukola Saraki
19 December 1962
Politician
Herbert MacaulayHerbert Macaulay
14 November 1864
Politician

Ernest ShonekanErnest Shonekan
09 May 1934
politician, lawyer
Samuel AkintolaSamuel Akintola
06 July 1910
Politician

Allison MaduekeAllison Madueke
1944 AD
politician

James IboriJames Ibori
04 August 1949
Politician
Kayode FayemiKayode Fayemi
09 February 1965
Politician

Ayo FayoseAyo Fayose
15 November 1960
Politician
Diepreye AlamieyeseighaDiepreye Alamieyeseigha
16 November 1952
Politician

Gani FawehinmiGani Fawehinmi
22 April 1938
Author

George Taubman GoldieGeorge Taubman Goldie
20 May 1846
Administrator
Ogbonnaya OnuOgbonnaya Onu
01 December 1951
Politician

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Abubakar AuduAbubakar Audu
27 October 1947
politician
Moshood Kashimawo Olawale AbiolaMoshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola
24 August 1937
Politician

Ibrahim IdrisIbrahim Idris
06 April 1949
politician

Chibuike AmaechiChibuike Amaechi
27 May 1965
 

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