Top 20 World Leader celebrities in Nigeria
Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 World Leader celebrities [Updated January 19, 2022].
Goodluck Jonathan was born
on November 20, 1957
in Ogbia, Nigeria.
He devoted much of his time as president to connecting with the Nigerian people, though there have been allegations that he was behind the October 2010 Independence Day bombing.
Net Worth 2020: $10 Million
Abdulsalami Abubakar was born
on June 13, 1942
Ruler of Nigeria from 1998 to 1999 who took over from the strongman Sani Abacha and shepherded the country to multiparty elections.
He took over the country promising to hold free elections with the year and transfer power to the president elected; surprising many, he kept his word.
Michael Okpara was born
on December 25, 1920
Olusegun Obasanjo was born
on March 5, 1937
Before becoming President, he was an opponent of what he viewed as severe human rights abuses by dictator Sani Abacha
and was jailed for his involvement in a failed coup.
Shehu Shagari was born
on February 25, 1925
Umaru Musa Yar'Adua was born
on August 16, 1951
He was known for his relatively spotless record and earned his degrees in Zaria in the sciences.
Sani Abacha was born
on September 20, 1943
He claimed complete control over the government in September of 1994 and did not relinquish it till 1998.
Muhammadu Buhari was born
on December 17, 1942
in Daura, Nigeria.
In the early 1980s, he helped lead a military operation that deposed Nigerian President Shehu Shagari
Samuel Akintola was born
on July 6, 1910
He led the Nigerian National Democratic Party, which he created; it ended up taking control of the federal government.
C Odumegwu Ojukwu was born
on November 4, 1933
A standoff between him and a colonel led to the Nigerian Civil War in 1966.